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Business Services Officer

Organisation/Entity: Department of Industry - Lands and Water Division
Job Category:
  • Customer Services and Call Centre | Technical Customer Service
  • Administration and Clerical | Administration Officers
Job Location:
  • Central & North Coasts - Newcastle & Hunter Valley / Lismore & Far North Coast
  • Central & North Coasts - Newcastle & Hunter Valley / Newcastle, Hunter & Region
Job Reference Number: 498351
Work Type: Full-Time
Total Remuneration Package: Departmental Officer Grade 3/4
Closing Date: 19/10/2018 - 11:55 PM


  • Training program offered for all new starters with clear opportunities for career progression
  • X6 permanent and temporary full-time roles available at Grafton & Newcastle locations
  • Departmental Officer Grade 3/4. Starting Salary Package from $68,929 (plus Super and Annual Leave Loading)

About the opportunity

 We are currently seeking enthusiastic professionals for roles within our Business Centres in Grafton & Newcastle to support our Crown Road Disposal Program. Our Business Services Officers process Road Purchase Applications and provide technical and non-technical support to internal and external stakeholders. 

In this role, you will be interpreting and applying land administration and property management legislation, policies and guidelines in order to make an appropriate assessment on a wide range of client enquiries.


To be successful in this role you will

  • Be a motivated and enthusiastic employee with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  •  Be able  to prioritise conflicting deadlines whilst delivering desired short and long term outcomes
  • Possess clear and concise communication skills with strengths in both written and verbal communication to provide appropriate responses to customers, landholders and stakeholders


To apply attach a cover letter outlining your suitability for this role as well as a copy of your CV.

We welcome applications from people with recent experience or qualifications in land administration, surveying or the use of graphical information systems (GIS), property management or similar field.

To review the Role Description click here.


About Us

Lands & Water, within NSW Department of Industry, create the conditions for NSW to prosper by fair management of Crown land and water now and for the future. Our division enables the access and use of these resources for private and public purposes, to generate economic and environmental benefits.

For more information about the Department of Industry Crown Lands, click here


Additional Information 

Applications submitted via email will not be accepted. A talent pool may be established from this advertisement to fill future ongoing and temporary employment opportunities that arise.


Application closing date: Friday, 19 October 2018 11:55 PM

For a confidential discussion:

  • Regarding the opportunities in Grafton, please call Kiersten McNee on 02 6640 3926
  • Regarding the opportunities in Newcastle, please call Matt Holloway on 02 4920 5106


The Department of Industry is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We promote a flexible and inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team to drive innovation, productivity and the delivery of high-quality services. We welcome and encourage applications from people across our diverse community. We believe everyone has the right to feel safe, respected, valued and heard regardless of their gender, sexual orientation, ethnic background or disability.