Position Details
Reference Number 17964
Position Title Asset Protection Officer
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Department City Infrastructure Department
Branch Roads, Fleet & Waste
Location Operations Centre, Walter Street, Hadfield
Banding Level Inspector
Salary $74,000.00 to $79,515.00
Hours Per Fortnight 70.00
Position Summary
  • $74K - $79K + Super
  • 2 x positions available
  • Full time permanent role with access to a fortnightly RDO
  • Job Ref:  17964


Moreland City Council is located in the inner northern suburbs of Melbourne and is one of the most populous and culturally diverse municipalities.  Located in Hadfield, the Moreland City Council offices are just 8km from the CBD and are easily accessible by public transport or cycling.


This is a fantastic opportunity for an Asset Protection Officer who enjoys working within a dynamic team to conduct civil asset inspections and provide enforcement at construction sites across the municipality.  

The successful applicant will be joining a growing unit with a strong and supportive team culture. The role would best suit an applicant with a combination of road maintenance, local government asset protection and local law enforcement knowledge.


  • Process and investigate applications for an Asset Protection Permit in accordance with Council’s Local Law;
  • Assist with issuing permits after approval by relevant department for a street occupation/hoarding permit under Council’s Local Law;
  • Conduct inspections of building sites that have current or expired asset protection permits and gather evidence relevant to breaches of the Council Local Laws;
  • An ability to understand and interpret plans, specifications and other documentation for the purpose of assessing whether civil works are carried out in accordance with the specifications;
  • Prepare infringement notices for breaches and assist with the preparation of briefs when required; and
  • Actively promote the requirements of responsible building practice within the municipality that aligns to the objectives of Council’s Local Law.


  • Fortnightly RDO
  • Opportunities for training and career development
  • Salary sacrifice options
  • Work-life balance
  • Employer-supported study assistance schemes

For further information please contact David Santha on 8311 4345.

Applications close: 5pm, 8 August 2019.  

To apply and obtain a position description please visit our website.

Moreland City Council is proudly diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, people with disability, and people from every culture, gender and sexuality identity, age and ethnic background. Moreland City Council is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and has zero tolerance for child abuse.


Contact Person David Santha
Contact Number 92401111
Alternate Contact Person Karen Davies
Alternate Contact Number 92401111
Closing Date 08/08/2019
Position Description
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