Position Vacant
Aboriginal Field Officer

OVAHS has a vacancy for a full-time Field Officer, to work as a part of the OVAHS clinical team by providing safe and efficient transport of clients, goods, correspondence and pathology. Due to the nature of the Aboriginal Field Officer role, you must identify as Aboriginal as per Section 50 (d) of the Western Australian Equal Opportunity Act (1984).

Criteria for applicants

  • ♦  Possess a “C” or “E” driver’s license
  • ♦  Proven safety record as a motorist
    ♦  Practice within organisational standards and quality of care, which is effective, efficient and in accordance with best practice and agreed standards and policies
    ♦  Knowledge and understanding of the issues pertaining to the health of Aboriginal people in rural and remote areas
    ♦  Demonstrate knowledge of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations
    ♦  Proven abilities to be organized and use work time effectively
    ♦  Willingness to comply with OHS legislation and Road Traffic act
    ♦  Demonstrate effective written and interpersonal communication skills
    ♦  Willingness to share, with other staff members, knowledge of the local community and culture that is relevant to client care
    ♦  Demonstrate the ability to function as a team member and to follow direction
    ♦  Able to provide courteous and client focused services
    ♦  Are able to work for short periods under extreme weather conditions when on outreach and community visits

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Job Category: Administration
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kununurra

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