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Student Project Officer

About the role

The Student Project Officer – City Strategy (12-18 month position) is aimed at town planning, architecture, urban design, geography, transport planning, social or environmental studies students (or similar) who can contribute to a range of projects consistent with Council’s vision and strategic direction.

This is a temporary part-time role (21 hours per week over 3 days). You must be a student to be eligible for this position.

About the person

We are seeking an enthusiastic and capable person who is considering a career in local government and who wants to make a difference. You will have excellent academic results and be able to work as part of a team, couple with examples of voluntary or paid work experience. You will also have highly developed communication, interpersonal, problem solving, planning and time management skills.

What’s on offer

We are offering an attractive salary from $63,132 p.a. pro rata + Superannuation dependent on skills, knowledge and experience. City of Parramatta also offer excellent employee benefits which can be accessed by the successful candidate. 

Want to know more?
Further information regarding the requirements of this role can be found in the attached Position Description, alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact Katie Wearne on (02) 9806 5327. 

How to apply

Candidates MUST apply online at https://www.cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au/about-parramatta/careers and answer the position selection criteria. Applications close 11:30pm, Tuseday 1 December 2020 and will not be accepted through any other medium.

The City of Parramatta Council supports a Drug and Alcohol free working environment and employees may be subject to random testing as a result.

The diverse culture at City of Parramatta is a source of strength. We have an inclusive working environment with employees from a variety of backgrounds. We acknowledge that diversity in our workforce increases the effectiveness of teams and our capacity for innovation. If you would like to know more, or require assistance with our recruitment process, please email kwearne@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au.

Please note you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident or have unlimited working rights in Australia to apply for this position.



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