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Reference Number 10121
Position Title Trainee Administration Officer
Employment Type Traineeship (Fixed Term)
Location Martyn Street Depot
Minimum Award/Classification Nat Trn Awd Gr 10 A 36.25 hrs 
Maximum Award/Classification Nat Trn Awd Gr 12 D 36.25 hrs 
Roster Pattern 19 day month 
Position Summary

Trainee Administration Officer - Certificate III in Business Administration - 12 Month Fixed Term

Looking to kickstart your business administration career?

Council is now offering a fantastic traineeship opportunity in Business Administration. This is an excellent chance for an enthusiastic individual with a keen interest to join a progressive organisation and a high performing team!

As part of the Traineeship you will complete a nationally recognised qualification - Certificate III in  Business Administration and gain valuable on the job experience.

To be considered for this role you must meet the following criteria:-



  • A minimum completion of Year 10 education with sound literacy and numeracy skills.

Knowledge, Skills & Expertise

  • Proficient keyboard typing skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to display tact, integrity and discreation in dealing with confidential and sensitive matters.

People Oriented Skills & Attributes

  • Demonstrated ability and commitment to being a Team Member that supports, motivates and participates in team discussions to achieve the unit, branch and corporate goals.
  • Ability to communicate with Council officers and general public.



  • Completion of Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE)
  • Current Queensland C Class Driver’s Licence, provisional or open.

Knowledge, Skills & Expertise

  • Knowledge and understanding of office processes and administrative responsibilities.

To apply:

You must include a Cover Letter and Resume.  Your cover letter must address the selection criteria as detailed above.  For an information kit please click on the "Position Description" below, please click on "Open".  To apply click on the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the page.

Contact Person Cairns Regional Council Recruitment Team
Contact Number (07) 4044 3310
Contact Email
Closing Date 04/05/2017
Position Description
LIVE-#5412009-v1-10121 - FS903 - Trainee Administration Officer - April 2017.DOC Open
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm (AEST) on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.