Project officers (two positions)

Kalumburu Aboriginal Corporation (ICN 113)

The Kalumburu Aboriginal Corporation (KAC) is the main representative body for the people of Kalumburu. KAC has been operating since the early 1980s and has a turbulent past affected by change in government funding and priorities and the challenging social setting in which it operates. KAC is entering a new phase in which it is clarifying its purpose and vision and looking to the future to be a strong leader and advocate for its members and community.

Closing date: 

11pm, 28 February 2017


Western Australia

Job category: 

  • Project officer roles

Type of vacancy: 

Full time
12 months (3 month probation)

Salary and conditions: 

$60,000-$90.000 (depending on qualifications and experience)
  • 38 hours per week
  • Fully Furnished accommodation, vehicle and remote and annual travel allowance
  • 9.5 per cent superannuation
  • 4 weeks leave per annum, plus travel allowance
  • additional 3 weeks remote leave per annum

Preferred starting date is 31 March 2017.

Job description/overview: 

KAC is looking for two project officers.

The project officer's role is to ensure the day-to-day activities are planned, actioned and supervised to achieve funding and corporation objectives. This involves:

  • directly supervising KAC's programs and services
  • seeking ways to improve quality in delivery of services and programs
  • ensuring services and programs are aligned with KAC's business plan
  • engaging with other local services, organisations and people delivering services in the community to ensure a collaborative and holistic service offering for the people of Kalumburu
  • undertaking administrative tasks as required by the administration and busienss manager
  • managing KAC's assets, including managing scheduled and ad-hoc maintenance; facilitating tenant relationships; and managing accommodation facilities
  • supervising local projects, capital works and facilities to ensure work is completed in a timely manner and meets project objectives.

For full detail see the position description and selection criteria attached below.


Contact person and how to apply: 

For more information about the job please contact Michelle Coats:

Telephone: 0428 571 687



To apply send a statement addressing the selection criteria and your resume to

Written applications will be reviewed; initial interviews will be by phone; final interview will be at Kalumburu.

More information: 

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