Project Officer

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Experience Level

Mid Level

Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$40 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The ACE team is looking for a high performing Project officer to join a small team to assist in the delivery and maintenance of robotic process automation (RPA) projects on an Automation Anywhere platform. The candidate will be expected to work across a range of areas to assist in the consolidation and expansion of the existing RPA portfolio.

Essential Criteria

  1. Ability to apply logic and problem-solving skills to deliver robotic process automation projects.
  2. Demonstrated ability to apply and build expertise as an individual and as part of a team.
  3. Demonstrated ability to respond to stakeholder needs and expectations.
  4. Maintain a strong work ethic with the ability to set and deliver on priorities as part of a team. Ability to apply organisational and project-management skills to work without direct in-office supervision daily and still achieve required outcomes in a timely manner.

Desired Criteria

  1. Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to tailor to target audience. Experience in data and/or process analysis and review.
  2. Experience and/or qualification with robotic processing automation, a scripting language or software development. Proven experience with object-oriented programming.
  3. Experience in software development lifecycle, including:
  •   Requirement analysis
  •   Testing
  •    Peer review of code

Security Clearance

Ability to obtain clearance

Contract Extensions

The term may be extended by no more than two further periods of up to 12 months each.