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Employment Opportunity - Procurement Officer - Infrastructure


Location: Civic Centre   Occupation: Governance & Policy   Division: Corporate & Performance

$97,614.40 per annum (including Port Hedland Allowance)


  • Strong focus on infrastructure and construction procurement
  • Commence January 2020
  • Great Employee Benefits

 The Town is currently looking for an experienced Procurement Officer with infrastructure, civil construction or similar experience to assist in delivering best practice procurement for the Town of Port Hedland. This role requires a high attention to detail, high levels of planning and organisation skills, time management and a cooperative communication style.  You will be tasked with ensuring all policies, procedures and systems are current and compliant, whilst providing support and advice on the Town’s procurement practices to relevant stakeholders.

Reporting directly to the Senior Procurement Advisor, this role will support the Town as it embarks on an ambitious Capital Works Program.  Experience in governance or procurement practices or appropriate certification are desired for this role. 

Working with the Town offers a range of benefits including six weeks annual leave per year plus 17.5% leave loading, superannuation co-contribution up to 14%, flexible working hours and a popular Wellness Program including free gym and pool membership.

Please note this position is not eligible for subsidised housing. Prospective applicants should make themselves aware of the accommodation situation in Port Hedland prior to submitting an application.

How to Apply

 Applicants are encouraged to apply online.

Applicants are encouraged to provide a resume with a covering letter providing a brief overview of how your skills and experience match the role of Procurement Officer. 

 If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:

Post:   PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721

Hand:  Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721  

Suitable applicants may be considered for appointment to similar vacancies during the six month period following the conclusion of this recruitment process.  Applicants who do not meet the full position requirements may be considered and the salary range of the role adjusted to match the successful applicants’ skills and experience. 

For further information about this position please contact Samantha Davey, Human Resource Support Officer, on (08) 9158 9342.

Applications close 11:00pm, Monday 16 December 2019.

The employer reserves the right to commence shortlisting prior to the closing date.

 The Town of Port Hedland is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Attachments : - 20191202_Position Description_Procurement Officer Infrastructure.pdf

Posted on Dec 2 by Town of Port Hedland

Advert closes on Mon, 16 Dec 2019 23:00:00

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