APS 4 Complaints Officer

Posted 05 July 2024
Salary$43.82 per hour
Job type Full time
DisciplineGovernment FederalGovernment Local

Job description

APS 4 Complaints Officer
  • APS 4 $43.82 Hourly Rate / + Super
  • Deakin, ACT
  • 12-month contract (possible extension)
About the client
The Agency is seeking 4 Complaints Officer to join their fast-growing team.

Duties of APS 4
  • Supporting the coordination of complaints received by the agency including resolving at point of entry, assessing, recording and referring as required.
  • Contacting relevant stakeholders to confirm receipt of referred complaints and gather information.
  • Escalating complaints in accordance with established Agency complaint handling processes.
  • Contributing to record keeping activities to ensure team records are accurate and current.
  • Coordinating correspondence, briefing and reporting functions to the branch as needed.
Key Skills
  • Resilience, flexible, efficient, organised, detail orientated, empathetic, high analytical skills, proficient in Microsoft Suite products.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities.
  • Ability to manage work that may include sensitive content, including abuse, harm, and neglect of people with a disability.
Essential Skills
  • Experience working in an MP Office or within a Parliamentary and Ministerial Branch within the Government.
  • Experience with high-volume Complaint functions.
  • Experience in Disability related fields.
  • Experience in difficult conversation, conflict resolution and managing expectations.
Application Requirements 
  • Applicants must hold Australian citizenship.
  • Applications close on 19/07/24.
  • Agency background checks.
If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting ‘Apply for this job’. Alternatively, contact Mishael Solomon on 02 6162 7317 or email via MSolomon@dfp.com.au for further discussion.

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