Position Profile: Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding career with a modern and progressive organisation? Did you complete your degree in 2017 or plan to complete it in 2018? Are you motivated by the opportunity to make a difference?

We are seeking to appoint a suitably experienced and enthusiastic person to the position of Graduate Officer. In this role you will provide solution development, project delivery and operations support in designated Information and Communications Technology (ICT) work areas. You will also perform routine tasks which contribute to the delivery of service improvement initiatives across the WA Health system.

This role is suited to graduates from any computer science discipline, but particularly those who have studied information technology, mathematics, statistics, data management or software engineering.

The Graduate Development Program's ICT stream involves a comprehensive learning and development strategy and a broad range of work experience that seeks to develop and diversify the skills and knowledge of the participants. It also offers you a unique opportunity to develop highly marketable technical and analytical skills and experience in one of WA's largest government agencies - WA Health.

Furthermore, subject to successful performance outcomes, contract positions may be offered at the end of the Program, should these positions be available. This could be the opportunity to give your career a flying start!

Area Profile:

Health Support Services (HSS) provides value for money corporate support services to WA Health through skilled and motivated people. This includes delivering business focused financial, ICT, supply and workforce services within an environment of standardised systems and processes. Partnering with client agencies and other stakeholders, HSS operates within a customer focused service culture designed to complement client agency corporate service operations. HSS provides a service within a framework of established values and behaviours based on achieving the corporate service standards and expectations of our customers. With a commitment to equity and diversity, relationships are based on trust, mutual respect and the acceptance of responsibility and accountability. HSS are committed to employee career development and professional learning.

Employee Benefits:

In addition to the great salary our employees enjoy an amazing range of benefits which may include (in line with operational requirements):

  • 9.5% employer contributed superannuation into a fund of your choice. 
  • Access to generous salary packaging arrangements.
  • Professional Development Opportunities and Study leave/assistance.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Flexible leave arrangements.
  • Other professional and location based allowances.