Fleet Technical Officer

Bring your flexible and solutions focused approach in Fleet Management to the Emergency Management Sector
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Department: State Emergency Service Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Asset Management and Planning
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - Western Metro
Reference: VG/FLEET
Closing Date: 24-Jun-2019
Salary Range: $84,019 - $95,329
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD - Fleet Technical Officer 4.1 - May 2019.docx (Word, 2.90MB)

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Contact: Lynette Connor

Position Details

Who we are

Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) is a volunteer based emergency service. Our highly skilled and equipped Volunteers are trained comprehensively in a wide range of emergency environments. To minimise the impact of emergencies when they occur and strengthen the community's capacity to recover swiftly and safely, VICSES focuses on working with communities and partners in building resilience to achieve more aware, informed and prepared communities. We support them to understand their risk and the relevance of taking action before, during and after emergency events.
As the control agency for flood, storm, tsunami, earthquake and landslide emergency, we take the lead in the preparation and response for those hazards. Under the coordination of Emergency Management Victoria (EMV), VICSES works within the broader emergency management sector, wherein all agencies and services work as one to ensure the safety of the state.
As the largest road rescue network in Australia we have specialist teams that provide a 24/7 response to road accident and trauma incidents. We assist Victoria Police in search and rescue operations, and play an important role in supporting the Country Fire Authority (CFA), Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB), Parks Victoria and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) during major bushfire and emergency incidents.
We also work closely with key partners and municipal councils throughout Victoria to develop and improve their emergency management plans in relation to the performance and exercise of their duties and responsibilities under the Emergency Management Acts 1986 and 2013.
VICSES is committed to being a child safe organisation. At VICSES we support the safety, participation, wellbeing and empowerment of children we seek to ensure the safety of children involved in all VICSES activities. It is the responsibility of all members to comply with the Child Safety Policy, and act in accordance with the Child Safety Code of Conduct, which are all available on the VICSES HUB.

Position Summary:

This role is responsible for managing the maintenance and repairs of the VICSES fleet, including vessels, and providing support to the Fleet POSITION SUMMARY

Technical Abilities:

  • Demonstrated understanding of scheduling experience
  • Must have extensive understanding of mechanical principles and have the ability to communicate complex technical issues to non-technical stakeholders 
  • Demonstrated experience in understanding the servicing requirements from a technical perspective 
  • Understanding of Australian Design Rules (ADR) compliance and requirements as well as Chain of Responsibility
  • MS office suite or equivalent to intermediate level 
  • Current Victorian Drivers Licence (Medium Rigid) (preferred)
  • SAP systems experience highly regarded 
  • Victorian Government Procurement experience (preferred)
  • Financial management analysis and experience in whole of life fleet costing highly regarded

More information about this role can be found in the Position Description which can be found attached to the posting on Careers Victoria.

In your application, please include a recent cv or resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience, skills and abilities. No key selection criteria are required to be answered in your application. 

Contact Lynette Connor at lynette.connor@ses.vic.gov.au for further information. Applications must be submitted on the Careers Victoria website.

Applications should be submitted no later than 24/06/2019.

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