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Venue Services Officer

Job no:973594
Work type:Temporary Part Time
Location:Heritage Hill Museum, 66 McCrae Street Dandenong

Band 4, $61,660 pa (Pro rata)

Temporary part-time (until 2 April 2019)

30.4 hours per week (Tuesday-Friday)

The City of Greater Dandenong is an organisation of exceptional character. We invest in the development of our people and the community and we strive to be a workplace that is respectful, engaged, accountable, creative and honest. We are a progressive organisation, in a city that is on the move and we offer a dynamic and rewarding work environment.

We offer exceptional working conditions and are focused on providing a workplace that values diverse contributions, cares for your health and wellbeing and fosters a positive work culture. We ensure all people have an equal opportunity for employment and advancement within our organisation.

We embrace our diverse community and work environment and encourage applications from everyone including people of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander background, people of diverse sexual orientation and gender, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people of varied age, ability, and faith. Council will give due consideration to any workplace adjustments to accommodate the needs of any prospective or existing staff member.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated and flexible person to join the Arts and Culture team to cover a temporary vacancy.  As Venue Services Officer you will provide support for venue operations across the whole customer service environment at a range of Council's Cultural Venues. As part of the Arts and Culture Team, you will have a passion for the arts and working with a diverse community.

Your role includes operational administration, administering meeting room bookings, assisting the co-ordination of functions, programs, exhibitions and events, liaison with community, clients, contractors and artists and providing support for team members.

You will have relevant post-secondary qualification (Certificate III or IV Hospitality or similar), along with relevant skills and experience in cultural venue operations, functions, and event planning.  You will be a team player with proven customer service, time management skills and available to work a wide range of hours to support the venues.

Applicants must adequately meet the requirements of the role and fully address the selection criteria contained in the position description. To view a copy of this position description, please click on the link below.

Download File Venue Services Officer.pdf

You may be required to undertake psychometric testing, functional capacity assessment (physical) testing.

The successful candidate will be asked to produce a clear Working with Children Check and will be asked to consent to a national police check (and where relevant an ‘international criminal history check’), subject to the operation of spent conviction laws. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.

We offer a range of benefits for staff including a friendly team environment, salary sacrificed child care (where available), discounted gym membership and a vibrant social club.

Further information: Natalie Brown, (03) 8571 5238
Applications close: 5pm, Friday, 27 April 2018