Facilities Liaison Officer – Sport & Leisure

  • Full Time
  • Bendigo
  • Band 5, Starting salary $72,831 plus superannuation AUD / Year

Website City of Greater Bendigo

  • Full time, Ongoing
    Band 5, Starting salary $72,831 plus superannuation

The City of Greater Bendigo is in the heart of central Victoria on Dja Dja Wurrung and Taungurung Country. Located just 90 minutes’ drive to Melbourne, our region offers all the benefits of a large city with a warm and welcoming country feel.

With a growing population, Greater Bendigo is an attractive region that boasts the Bendigo Art Gallery, theatres, stunning heritage buildings and natural surrounds that provide great recreational opportunities.

Our region is famous for its food and wine as well as having high quality education and health services. There is a wide range of housing options and excellent rail and road networks with Bendigo Airport having regular direct flights to Sydney. We provide over 65 important services to support our community which is heading towards a population of 200,000 by 2050. Now is a great time to join us!

The Role

Working with our Sport and Leisure team, you will play a key role in coordinating the allocation and administration of the City’s Sporting Facilities, public open space and community facilities. You will assist clubs and community organisations to efficiently utilise and manage public assets and participate in the planning, assessment, development and delivery of facilities, services and programs.

About You

To succeed in this role, you will possess high level communication, interpersonal and community engagement skills. You will be an enthusiastic, adaptable and flexible team player and committed to a high standard of customer service. Exceptional organisational skills are needed with the ability to multi-task, provide accurate and timely responses to requests and prepare written correspondence.

You will have qualifications in sport and recreation or facility management and/or have relevant experience in the same field.

A employee Working with Children Check and satisfactory police records check is required for this position.

Benefits

Work on a range of valued and interesting projects | Support our community
Annual salary increases | Learning and development opportunities
Access to a range of mental health and wellbeing supportive initiatives
Visit our Employee Benefits website for more of our benefits.

Contact

If you require any further information regarding this position, please contact Mark Sharp, Coordinator Sport Leisure on 0403 788 472.

To Apply

Please submit your cover letter, outlining why you are interested in this position and detailing your relevant experience with your current CV/resume by close of business Wednesday 19 June 2024.

To apply for this job email your details to a.johnston@bendigo.vic.gov.au.