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Public Health Projects Officer


Reference: 4953719

The City of Canning aims to be a welcoming and thriving city, giving our people an opportunity to thrive through work that truly makes a difference! We now have an exciting opportunity for a public health professional to join our Healthy Canning team on a temporary, full-time or part-time basis.

Impact the Community in a Big Way!

The role reports to the Senior Environmental Health Officer and will be responsible for the effective implementation of the City's Public Health Plan 2019 - 2023 to support the development of a healthy community, empowering people to have healthy lifestyles, be physically active and socially engaged. The successful applicant will collaborate and engage with stakeholders both internal and external, leading community consultation and representing the City at meetings, workshops and working groups.

  • $70,468 - $75,271 pro-rata per annum + 10.5% super
  • Gym Membership
  • Opportunity to implement the first Public Health Plan for the City.

Applicants will have a relevant qualification in environmental health, health promotion or public health or be studying towards such a qualification combined with highly developed interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and capability to effectively implement project actions and meet deadlines.

The right applicant for the role will have highly developed analytical, report writing and evaluation skills, as well as strong computer literacy with the ability to use modern software packages. They will enjoy working in a team setting and an excellent work ethic.

Canning welcomes you to apply:

Please visit our website where you can access the position description and apply for the position. You will be able to include only two attachments, your resume and a cover letter that addresses the selection criteria listed in the position description.

For a confidential enquiry please contact Toni van den Hurk on 08 9231 0756. Reference 64-1920

Applications close 5.00 pm Monday, 9 December 2019

At the City of Canning, one person can, and does, make a difference every day!

The City of Canning is a "Welcoming and Thriving" place to live and work. We believe that engaging people with diverse backgrounds will assist in delivering superior services to our community and are committed to the principles of equal opportunity for all.

Applications Close: 09 Dec 2019