Community Safety Officer - Papakura
Are you passionate about keeping your community safe?
In this unique role you will be working alongside the Town Centre Manager to identify and initiate town safety projects. You will develop strategies and services around safety and liaise with the community and local organisations to encourage participation in town and volunteer safety activities.
This is a fixed term role due to conclude after 12 months, and to be successful you must be a hands-on, practical person with the ability to liaise with a variety of people and groups. We are looking for a strong communicator who has excellent organisational skills together with:
An understanding of relationship building
Previous exposure to dealing with Council representatives (a bonus!)
Experience in community facing roles with the ability to coach and support local businesses when needed
An understanding of physical and environmental safety elements and the ability to identify these and provide solutions through environmental design methodology (CPTED)
Administration and report writing experience
Confidence in public speaking
Being an innovative thinker with a focus on continuous learning
Being Computer savvy including Microsoft office products and social media
Previous study in a related field such as community development or safety would be ideal, however most importantly you will have a great attitude with a willingness to get stuck in and make a difference!
If this rewarding and dynamic role sounds like you and you are ready to make a change, then apply online now! Or for a confidential chat, phone our recruitment team at People Passion 09 299 2525.