Recruitment Advisor

Western Power

Location: Perth

Job Type: Not Specified


Do you want to deliver work that truly matters to our community?

There's never been a better time to join the energy industry! At Western Power we're working towards our vision for a clean energy future and we're looking for diverse, passionate people to join our team of world leading experts.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Recruitment Advisor to join our team at our Perth Head office on a permanent full-time basis.

About this role

This role is responsible for providing efficient and timely recruitment support to business leaders and the wider recruitment team in relation to the execution of the recruitment process including providing process efficiencies and expertise in regard to advertising, selection tools and legislative requirements.

Other key accountabilities include;

  • Support leaders with their recruitment process and determine what support can be provided at specific steps of the recruitment lifecycle.
  • Working within the sourcing brief provided by the HR Business Partners and coordinate the recruitment process, ensuring proactive and early identification and resolution of issues which might impact the ability of Western Power to hire the best candidate for the role.
  • Complete all recruitment and on-boarding HR activities, including pre-employment coordination and completion, documentation preparation and management of the Recruitment Management System.
  • Ongoing monitoring of the effectiveness of open recruitment activities, to ensure that any blocks to successful filling of roles can be addressed before they have an impact.
  • Identifying ongoing process efficiencies in the recruitment process that save time or money, whilst not compromising effectiveness of recruitment outcomes.

About you

We are seeking someone with experience and attributes that include:

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Previous industry experience in developing recruitment activities, working within a highly standardised process.
  • Experience in high volume recruitment environments and managing campaign recruitment activities.
  • High attention to detail and organisational skills to ensure compliance with key processes and data management.
  • Experience in a position that involves both internal and external customer interaction and relationship management.
  • Experience with MS Office Suite including Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications.
  • Contemporary recruitment technology / systems experience required.
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills and ability to use initiative
  • Tertiary or progression towards a tertiary qualification with demonstrated relevant industry experience in Human Resources or related discipline

Joining Western Power

Our people play a vital role in creating an innovative, safe, and supportive workplace, living our values and delivering exceptional service to the communities in which we operate.

We are committed to building a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, women, young & mature age workers, the LGBTQI+ community.

We are an employer of choice, offering our employees a range of benefits that include:

  • Competitive salary plus 11% superannuation
  • Flexible work arrangements that support part time work, flexible working hours and working from home arrangements
  • Professional Development opportunities including training initiatives and study assistance
  • An award-winning employee recognition and benefits programme
  • Access to five Employee Network Groups – First Nations, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse, Diverse Sexualities and Genders, Women, and People with Disability – which celebrate and communicate the diversity of our workforce and connect diversity and inclusion to our broader business activities
  • The opportunity to purchase up to four weeks of additional leave per year
  • Access to salary packaging, social club activities, and discounted health insurance and gym membership

Important information

We are committed to our Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2021 - 2027 and ensuring that people with disability have equal opportunities to gain and maintain employment with Western Power. It is strongly encouraged that people with a disability who meet the inherent requirements of the position description apply for this role.

We are also proud to have launched our Innovate RAP in Mar 2022 (Reconciliation Action Plan). Our Innovate RAP outlines our commitment to the Reconciliation journey in WA.

Our recruitment process requires that all candidates who progress to the pre-employment stage must hold a police clearance issued within the last six months.

Join us and play a part in powering the future of Western Australia.

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Applications close on 5 December 2022

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