Project Officer


Perth, WA

Posted 12/3/2019

The Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation is committed to increasing employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. As a measure to achieve equality, Section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (WA) will apply to this position. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Tourism WA is a State Government statutory authority and part of the broader economic development portfolio of The Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation (JTSI). Tourism WA is responsible for promoting Western Australia as an extraordinary holiday destination. Its focus is on marketing the State; developing, attracting and promoting major sporting, cultural and business events; and supporting the development of significant tourism infrastructure and projects, including the development and attraction of aviation to Perth and across the State’s regions.

What’s the role?

The newly introduced Tourism Attractions Case Management framework has two parts:

  • Strategic Tourism Attractions – strategically important attractions that Tourism WA will case manage, as determined by the Board of Commmissions, Minister for Tourism and/or Government; and
  • Case Management – where Tourism WA takes responsibility to assess and facilitate government approvals for the development of strategic tourism attractions in Perth and regional WA.

In this roe you will support the case management and reporting on projects within the Tourism Attractions Case Management framework; specifically support the team’s work with proponents and government agencies to contribute to the successful delivery of private or government owned tourism projects.

Please refer to the Job Description Form for more detail on the role.

This is a permanent, full time position. Part time applications will be considered in a job share arrangement to fill the role full time.

Interested in more information?

For specific information regarding the requirements of the position please contact Adam West, A/Director, Tourism Attractions Case Management, on 08 9262 1836.

To learn more about Tourism WA and what we have to offer visit our corporate and consumer websites.

Additional job information

Applicants assessed as suitable may be considered for appointment to similar vacancies that arise within six (6) months from the finalisation of this process.

The Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation conducts employment screening for applicants, which may include a National Criminal History Check.

Ready to apply?

It is recommended that you read the Applicant Job Pack for detailed information on eligibility, other conditions, and how to apply for the job.

To apply please provide:

  • A brief covering letter (two-to-three pages) describing how your skills and experience meet the job requirements and capabilities described in the job description form; and
  • A detailed CV including the names of two (2) referees, with a current line manager preferred.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply online. To avoid last minute congestion of the system, please submit your application well before the closing time.

When you are ready to apply click the ‘Apply for Job’ button at the top or bottom of this page. You will be asked a number of questions, and then be prompted to attach your application documents.

If you experience difficulties applying online please refer to the Applicant Job Pack for alternative options to submit your application, and/or contact Human Resources on (08) 9262 1756.

Please ensure you submit your application by the closing time, as we are unable to accept late applications.

Closing Date: Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 5.00 pm (AWST)

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