Chinese Community Development Officer

Georges River Council Full Time Permanent 16/04/2019

Are you a qualified interpreter with practical knowledge of Community development strategies?

  • Permanent full time - 70 hours per fortnight
  • Salary from $69,655.74 - $80,706.69 per annum plus 9.5% superannuation

Georges River Council is currently seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Chinese Community Development Officer to join our dynamic and busy Community and Cultural Development Team. The successful candidate will develop and implement proactive community development and general liaison strategies to respond to identified needs of the Georges River community that reflect the stated social and corporate objectives of Council.

If you have made a positive commitment to further your career and you possess the attributes located in the Position Description essential criteria, then please submit your application today! Ensure you provide responses and examples (where appropriate) to all required questions on the application.

Qualifications, Certificates & Licences

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Social Sciences or related discipline.
  • National Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI) Accreditation in Mandarin &/or Cantonese languages, or working towards completion within 3 months of commencement in role, or equivalent.
  • NSW Class C Drivers Licence.

 Key Skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of community development principles.
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills, and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Fluency in both written and spoken Chinese (Mandarin &/or Cantonese).
  • Demonstrated experience working closely with the community.

If you would like further information on this role, please contact Todd Williams, Coordinator Community Development on 02 9330 9482.

Closing Date: Friday, 3 May 2019 - 11.30pm

Georges River Council aims to be a leading, people-focused organisation delivering outstanding results for our community and city. We foster our values of Accountability, Professionalism, Unity and Honesty and take pride in promoting the image of Council in the community.

Georges River Council is committed to building a workplace culture that values diversity and inclusion.



  • 全职工作 - 每两周70小时
  • 年薪:$69,655.74 - $80,706.69 加上9.5%的退休金




  • 社会科学或相关学科的高等教育资格证书
  • 国家翻译和口译管理局(NAATI)普通话 和/或者 粤语认证 ,或在工作开始后3个月内可以完成认证。
  • 新南威尔士州C类驾驶执照


  • 表现出对社区发展原则的了解和理解。
  • 良好的书面和口头沟通技巧,以及出色的人际交往能力。
  • 流利的中文书面和口语(普通话 和/或者 广东话)。
  • 与社区密切合作的经验证明。

如果您想了解更多信息,请联系社区发展协调员Todd Williams,电话:02 9330 9482。

截止日期:2019年 5月 3日 星期五