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Tasmanian Government

Enforcement Officer (355226)

Department of Justice
Monetary Penalties Enforcement Service

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Position details

Award/Classification:Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 3
Salary:$60,753.00 to $65,780.00 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed-term, full-time
Region: South

Period of Appointment

ASAP until 4 April 2019

Hours per fortnight

73.50 per fortnight.  We recognise the value in flexible working arrangements.  Talk to us about how this could work for you.


  • Respond to telephone and counter enquiries from clients and their agents in relation to the payment of outstanding monetary penalties.
  • Undertake assessments of the financial circumstances of client and negotiate appropriate payment arrangements.
  • Research the location of allocated clients who are in contravention of their payment obligation and contact those clients who have been located.
  • Provide recommendations to Team Leaders on enforcement or other action that may be appropriate.
  • Participate in field enforcement operations that may involve seizure of property for sale.
  • Undertake other duties that may be required in relation to the operation of MPES.

Desirable Requirements

  • Tasmanian Drivers Licence.

Pre-employment Checks

The Head of State Service has determined that the person nominated for this vacancy is to satisfy a pre-employment check before taking up the appointment, promotion or transfer.

The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Pre-employment checks
  • Arson and fire setting
  • Violent crimes and crimes against the person
  • Sex-related offences
  • Drug and alcohol related offences
  • Crimes involving dishonesty
  • Crimes involving deception
  • Making false declarations
  • Malicious damage and destruction to property
  • Serious traffic offences
  • Crimes against public order or relating to the Administration of Law and Justice
  • Crimes against Executive or the Legislative Power
  • Crimes involving Conspiracy

   2.  Disciplinary action in previous employment.

   3.  Identification check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Download File Statement of Duties (Generic) Enforcement Officer.doc

Download File Statement of Duties (Generic) Enforcement Officer.pdf

Download File Information for Applicants (DOJ).doc

Download File Information for Applicants (DOJ).pdf

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button. If you apply online please do not send a hard copy application as well.


Post your application with the following application form to:

Human Resources
Department of Justice
GPO Box 825

 Application for Employment (Form 201).DOCX

 Application for Employment (Form 201).pdf

For more information

Katherine Drake
Manager Policy and Projects
(03) 6165 7569

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  1. Review the Statement of Duties and consider if you meet the requirements.
  2. Speak to the Contact Officer if you have any questions.
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