About the Organisation
Cumberland City Council, proclaimed in May 2016, is situated 20km west of Sydney and covers 72 square kilometres. Cumberland has a population of 240,000 residents, making it the fourth most populous Local Government Area in Greater Sydney.
Cumberland boasts one of the most diverse communities in Australia with people from many different backgrounds and cultures living alongside one another.
Council has worked hard to fulfil its community’s vision for Cumberland as a place where anyone can feel welcome, belong and succeed.
Council’s long-term Community Strategic Plan focuses on a commitment to social and cultural cohesion , the local economy, our natural and built environments and local leadership.
As a member of our organisation, you will have an opportunity to drive community outcomes , programs and services and be part of a Council focused on being innovative, inspiring and delivering change .
About the Opportunity
Council’s Animal Control Officer contributes to providing a safe and healthy community by ensuring the provisions of the Companion Animals Act 1998 and Regulations are complied with.
The role will give consideration to Council’s Companion Animals Policy, in balancing enforcement and education approaches to issues that may arise.
Council is committed to providing an accessible, safe and inclusive workplace for all. If you require additional support or any reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know during the application process.
Applicants should be prepared to undergo a medical examination (at Council’s expense) as part of the selection process.
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Salary : Employment is under the Local Government (State) Award. This position is placed in Grade 8 of Council’s salary structure with a salary range of $1,170.
12 to $1,345.64 per week . This position is a ten (10) day fortnight position working seven (7) hours per day. Commencement salary will depend upon qualifications, experience and competencies.
Enquiries : Contact Frank Cassar via 8757 9654
Closing Date : 11 : 30pm, Wednesday, 8 July 2020