Field Officer – Casual or Full Time

Expired on: Feb 1, 2024

Job Highlights

  • Let your people skills and community knowledge make a positive impact!
  • Annual base salary of $67,559.44 plus Super!
  • Accommodation allowance of $6,240, annual airfare allowance, additional paid annual leave and more!





The Ord Valley Aboriginal Health Service has been providing critical health and support services to local Aboriginal people since 1984. Our ambition is to deliver socially, culturally, and financially accessible health care that supports communities in the North-East Kimberley to be strong, healthy and safe. The organisation operates on the foundational pillars of Aboriginal leadership, self-determination and cultural diversity that underpin and shape the way the organisation conducts its business.

About the role – Multiple positions available!

This position works as a part of the OVAHS clinical team by providing safe and efficient transport of clients, goods, correspondence, and pathology. OVAHS aims to provide quality and patient focused health care with a focus on ensuring care is on the needs of Aboriginal patients within the context of their cultural identity, family, and social circumstances.

Please note: Due to the nature of the Field Officer role, applicants must identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander as a genuine occupational qualification in accordance with section 50 (d) of the Equal Opportunity Act (1984).


What you can expect from working at OVAHS:

As well as working in a positive team culture and supportive environment, OVAHS offers multiple benefits to employees, including and not limited to:

  1. Above award wage: ACCHS Award 2020, Level 2: $67,559.44 (for FTE position)
  2. Rental allowance – $6,240 per annum pro rata
  3. 12-month Annual Airfare $1,800 on continued service
  4. 5 weeks accrued Annual leave per annum
  5. Additional 2-weeks of paid leave over the Christmas closure period, inclusive of public holidays
  6. Salary Sacrifice greatly increasing take-home pay
  7. Superannuation
  8. Ongoing professional development


Applications Close: Ongoing

OVAHS reserves the right to close the application period early if a suitable applicant is identified.


More information and JDF

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Contact: Hermelia Bin Omar (Medical Records and Reception Manager)  on 08 9166 2233 or via email


To apply, please submit the below documents below

  1. A Cover Letter addressing each of the selection criteria (located within the attached job description)
  2. A current CV/Resume along with the names of a least two referees
Job Type: Casual Full Time
Job Location: Kununurra
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