Operations Manager (355892)

September 16, 2021

Location: Hobart
Company: Department of Justice
$96,100.00 to $108,822.00 pro rata, per annum

We encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTIQ+) people.

The Department of Justice supports reasonable adjustment requests in any stage of the assessment process to remove barriers and facilitate full participation in all aspects of employment for applicants with disability. If you have individual requirements that need to be accommodated in order to participate in an interview or recruitment activity, please inform the contact person listed for this vacancy.

We are a diverse and inclusive workplace and understand the importance of flexible working arrangements.  Talk to us about how this could work for you.

Hours per fortnight

73.50 hours per fortnight – flexible options available. 


  • Responsible for the planning and implementation of electoral event operations.
  • Manage, develop, and provide leadership to operational staff.
  • Manage the development and provision of electoral procedures, materials, and training.
  • Liaise with operational stakeholders on the conduct of elections.
  • Manage procurement of election resources and contractual arrangements with contractors for critical election productions.

Essential Requirements

  • Political neutrality
  • Current driver’s licence

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

 Statement of Duties (355892) Operations Manager.docx

 Statement of Duties (355892) Operations Manager.pdf

 About the Department of Justice (Tasmanian Electoral Commission).DOCX

 About the Department of Justice (Tasmanian Electoral Commission).pdf

 Information for Applicants (DOJ).doc

 Information for Applicants (DOJ).pdf

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue ‘Apply Now’ button.  You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to attach your cover letter, resume and selection criteria responses.  Please note, attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Please note if you submit the details of your referees with your application the Selection Panel may contact them without notifying you.


Post your application with the following application form to:

Human Resources
Department of Justice
GPO Box 825

For more information

Ngaire Edwards
Deputy Electoral Commissioner
[email protected]
(03) 6208 8711

Please note that applications to this vacancy will close at 11:55pm on Sunday, 26 September 2021.

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