Community Safety Officer



Regional picturesque Council East of Melb require Local Laws/Animal Management Officers on 6 month contracts Your new company This Local Council located East of Melbourne cover a beautiful region of Victoria with green views and a friendly community. Our client have proven they care for all of their staff and also regularly offer contractors through Hays Recruitment permanent roles working directly with Council. They offer great work life balance with flexible hours and reward staff for their achievements big or small.

Also close to public transport as well as have a large car park where you're guaranteed a spot. In addition to the staff perks, this Council are passionate about contributing towards their community and the people/animals who are part of it. Currently seeking experienced Animal Management/Local Laws Officers to join on a long-term temporary basis with the opportunity leading to a permanent placement.

Your new role Your duties on a daily basis will predominately be working as an Animal Management/Collections Officer including all or some of tasks listed below: enforcing the Domestic Animals Act handle animals in a confident and safe manner animal pick ups/drop offs pet registration/door knocks reactive and proactive patrols and other general local laws duties (offences and complaints). What you'll need to succeed Having previously worked for a Local Council in an animal management role, you will be able to demonstrate the ability to handle animals in a confident and safe manner. You will have conducted numerous animal pick-ups (wandering and contained animals) and will ideally have had exposure to dog attack investigations.

You will have ideally worked in an animal management role for 5 years and/or have successfully completed a Cert IV Animal Control & Regulation (or equivalent). What you'll get in return Work in a busy and fast paced environment and receive on-going guidance from a supportive team. This role will also provide variety of duties on a daily basis.

In addition to this you will receive: Generous hourly wage with overtime rates (optional) A supportive work environment An enjoyable and upbeat working environment Hays Recruitment are always seeking Animal Management Officers with experience working within a Local Council. If you are not from this area, please send your resume to the below email and specify which Council you would like to potentially work with. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or call Rebecca Clarnette on 03 8616 8491.

Alternatively you can email your CV to

au If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position in Local Laws, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. SA Licence number : LHS 297508.

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16 Nov 2019


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