HR Coordinator

Job No: MCCHRExt25
Location: MidCoast NSW

About the MidCoast Region

From lakes and estuaries to white sandy beaches and national park wilderness our LGA spans the Great Lakes, Gloucester and Manning regions and offers an attractive lifestyle. We strive to be recognised as a place of unique environmental and cultural significance. Our strong community connection, coupled with our innovative development and growing economy, builds the quality of life we value.

Our organisation

MidCoast Council is a workplace designed for high-performing employees. We value, support and develop those who are committed to delivering positive outcomes for our community. We empower those who bring a “can-do” attitude and who have the courage to make mistakes and learn from them. We strive for continuous improvement in everything we do. Our community is our customer and is at the centre of everything we do.

Right now we are investing heavily in our organisation, and our staff. In early 2021 we will be moving our administration staff into a brand new office in Taree South. We are implementing a single integrated enterprise resource planning solution to enable us to realise efficiencies for our staff and community.

The role

Our vision within our Human Resources team is to make our organisation and community a better place by enabling, supporting and empowering our workforce to deliver high-quality outcomes. This position offers an experienced HR professional with an exciting opportunity to lead a dynamic and engaged team to build trust and add value across all stakeholders. You will develop a deep understanding of the opportunities and challenges within the organisation, using your initiative to drive continuous improvement and development. 

The position will require you to support and develop the team across a variety of functions, including but not limited to: provision of general HR advice, job design and evaluation, recruitment and selection, on-boarding and probation, performance improvement, grievances, organisational change, recognition and reward, policy development and review, remuneration systems, conflict resolution, workforce planning and employee separation.

The person

  • Degree level qualification in human resources, employment relations, organisational development, business or a similar field
  • Experience in a senior human resources role in a complex and diverse organisation
  • Experience leading and managing a team with a proven track record of delivering quality outcomes in line with organisational strategy
  • Advanced capability in the following areas: Act with Integrity, Community and Customer Focus, Work Collaboratively, Deliver Results, Manage and Develop People

The package: Commencing salary circa $103,000 plus superannuation. Vehicle arrangements will also be discussed with the successful candidate. 

The benefits: You will be joining a fun and passionate team that are motivated to make a positive impact. At MidCoast Council, we aim to promote a culture of flexibility and inclusion. You will have access to our flexible working arrangements, allowing you to experience a positive work-life balance and soak up the sunny coastal lifestyle! In addition, we will soon be moving to a new office with state of the art technology and facilities to complement your working environment. 

Location: Initially this position will be based from Forster. In future, your normal place of work will be the Council Offices at 2 Biripi Way Taree. When the time comes for you to move to Biripi Way, four weeks’ notice will be provided. You may also be required to be based from other Council sites across the MidCoast Council region.

Tenure: Permanent Full Time.

How to apply: Before applying please review the POSITION DESCRIPTION 

For questions relating to the position requirements please contact Paul Martin, Manager Human Resources on 7955 7406.

Closing date: Friday, 14 August 2020 at 11.30pm.

At MidCoast Council, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we embrace fairness, diversity and inclusion.  

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