Volunteer Support Officer

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Hawkes Bay
  • Date Advertised: 01-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/1510080
  • Job Title: Volunteer Support Officer
  • Business Unit:
  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • Waipukurau base
  • Most trusted public sector agency
  • Support our communities by supporting our volunteers

About the role

The role’s primary focus is to provide support to all volunteer stations within the district with:

  • operational and administrative support including monitoring operational readiness
  • fire risk management initiatives and recruitment activities
  • business planning
  • driving a ‘service culture’ ethos
  • the role out of initiatives, projects and equipment
  • coordinating repair and maintenance of equipment
  • ensuring health and safety is paramount.

Suitable candidates must:

  • have sound interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • be competent in the use of MS Office and other IT systems
  • have effective communication skills both written and oral
  • have some knowledge or exposure to financial management budgeting and/or business planning
  • hold a driver’s licence – heavy vehicle duty licence is a bonus.

If you’re passionate about the role volunteer brigades play in their communities, then we will provide you with a unique opportunity to utilise your knowledge and skills to support them.

How to apply

If this sounds like you or if you would like more information about this role, please visit our website www.fireandemergency.nz to download all relevant documents and apply.

Email Raoni.spark@fireandemergency.nz by 5pm Friday, 12 February 2021.

If you have any questions about the role please contact Assistant Area Manager, Nigel Hall 027 501 9784.

Applications close 5pm Friday, 12 February 2021.