Policy Officer

Policy Officer (371067)

Department of State Growth
Transport Services
Road User Services

Applications must be submitted by Tuesday 24 November, 2020 11:55 PM

Position details Applications close: Tuesday 24 November, 2020 11:55 PM AEST
Award/Classification: Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 5

Salary: $85,575.00 to $89,811.00 per annum
Employment Type: Permanent, flexible, Permanent, full-time
Region: South
Location: Hobart

We are a diverse and inclusive workplace that understands the importance of flexibility. Talk to us about what flexibility may look like for you.

  • Assist with the management of projects and initiatives with consideration for delivering outputs within time and resources constraints.
  • Interpret and draft policy documents and related legislation to provide advice on national and state road safety issues.
  • Research and analyse policy and legislative issues and proposes solutions and recommendations, either individually or as part of a project team.
  • Develop policy and legislation taking account of the Government’s strategic direction and priorities, best practice at state, national and international levels and consistent with the Safe Systems approach to road safety.
  • Prepare and contribute to policy advice for consideration by Government, Senior Management and the Road Safety Advisory Council.
  • Assist with promoting awareness of the Safe Systems approach to road safety to internal and external stakeholder with the vision of a Safe Systems approach to building and using Tasmanian roads.
  • Liaise and consult with stakeholders (other Agencies, industry, local government and the community) regarding the development and implementation of road safety policy.
  • Prepare draft correspondence, reports, Cabinet Minutes, briefing material and legislative drafting instructions and papers.

Desirable Requirements
  • A tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline.
  • Experience in road safety policy and/or programs.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

Statement of Duties - Policy Officer - 371067 - GS Band 5 - Road Safety.DOCX

Advice to applicants.DOCX

For more information Name: Yasmin Maskiell
Position: Manager Policy and Projects
Email: yasmin.maskiell@stategrowth.tas.gov.au
Phone: (03) 6166 3242

How to apply

To apply, please provide a one - two page document outlining your experience skills, and knowledge as they relate to the statement of duties and a copy of your current resume.

Complete the following application form and email your application to us at recruitment@stategrowth.tas.gov.au

Application for Employment (Form 201).DOCX