Senior Transformation Officer

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Job Type:Full Time

Fixed term opportunity for a period of six (6) months, with the option for extension.

Are you a passionate change-maker who wants to help lead organisations to modern ways of working?

About us

The Strategic Business Innovation Group is responsible for creating vision, strategies, purposeful policies, and a detailed plan to continue moving the department into the digital world. The Transformational Change Team sits within the Business Innovation Group and works with business areas to drive change and innovation across the organisation.

Underlying everything we do are our values of being respectful, responsive, forward thinking, transparent, fair, and ethical – these are driven by our staff who make DMIRS a success.

To learn more about the Department and what we have to offer, please visit our website.

The position

We are currently looking for a self-driven professional who has a proven track record in driving change in large organisations. In this role, you will contribute to building DMIRS into a high-performance, innovative organisation by playing a pivotal role in supporting the Department’s ‘Generate’ program, and the Department’s collaboration, problem-solving and innovation program. In this role, you will take on custodianship of the problem-solving pipeline process, including having oversight of the portfolio of initiatives.

You will play a critical role in progressing a range of continuous improvement, step change and game-changing initiatives using creative techniques like design thinking, agile and customer-centric design. You will possess high level organisational, analytical and problem-solving skills to support transformational change initiatives. Building productive working relationships with a range of stakeholders is also vital to your success in this role.

The transformational team is at the forefront of testing new ways of working and fully embraces flexible work practices, including part-time hours and working from home.

This position is located in East Perth, (however, you may be required to work at other sites as required).

Need further info? Click on the Job Description Form (JDF) below or contact Michelle Crean, Manager Transformational Change on (08) 9222 3814.

What are we looking for?

To be considered further, please submit a detailed CV and covering letter (of no more than two (2) pages) addressing the following;

  • Demonstrated extensive experience in the delivery of digital integration and/or transformational projects.
  • Demonstrated extensive experience in building productive working relationships with a range of stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated high level of analytical, problem solving and assessment skills.

Ready to join our team?

Click ‘Apply for job’ below, complete the online application form and attach documentation as requested above in the “what are we looking for?” section.

For tips on how to put together your application, or details about the process, you can find more information in the Applicant Information Pack attached below. You can also contact Katie Boonyapotikul on (08) 9222 3698 or email for information about employment conditions and the application process.

All requirements, capabilities and pre-employment checks listed on the attached JDF will be assessed as part of the selection process.

Other benefits

  • Great work/life balance through flexible working arrangements and leave options.
  • Opportunities for professional development.
  • An award-winning Health and Wellbeing program, including access to an affordable on site gym.
  • Salary packaging options.

Supporting a diverse workforce

The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve, and an inclusive culture where all employees feel valued, respected and connected. The diversity of our workforce is our strength, it enhances our ability to be forward thinking as well as responsive in the services we deliver to the Western Australian community.

Suitable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability and youth may be given priority consideration over non diversity group applicants to achieve public sector outcomes. People with disability will be provided with reasonable adjustments in our recruitment processes and in the workplace.

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Whilst this selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy, it may also be used to fill other "similar" vacancies for appointment (permanent, fixed term, full-time or part time) throughout the department for the next twelve (12) months.

CLOSING DATE: 4.00 pm on Friday, 5 March 2021 (WST)

Your application submission must be complete by the closing time, applications that are in progress or submitted after this time will not be accepted. It is your responsibility to ensure your application is submitted on time.

- Applicant Information Pack
- Job Description Form

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