17 Nov 2021

Full Time HR Officer Recruitment

for Australian Government – Clean Energy Regulator – Canberra

Job Description

HR Officer Recruitment

  • Canberra based
  • Ongoing, Fulltime
  • Corporate Branch

Work with us

The work you will do at the Clean Energy Regulator will be challenging, rewarding and meaningful. You will use your skills and expertise along with an innovative approach to ensure our recruitment function supports the work of the agency now and into the future.

As a smaller agency, you will have greater access to the senior executive which translates to involvement in decision making, opportunities to experience different work and active development.

Our people are committed to workplace diversity and we aim to create an environment that values and utilises the contribution of people from different genders, backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.

The diversity of our staff is important to us. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) People, people with a disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and mature age workers.

About the work you will be doing

Our recruitment function is important to ensure we are recruiting the right people at the right time with the right skills. You will work with a team that is constantly innovating to ensure we can continue to attract the best talent for the Clean Energy Regulator.

You will have the opportunity to

  • enhance our processes and procedures through continual improvement practices.
  • contribute to our entry level programs (Graduate, Traineeship, University).
  • engage with staff at all levels across the agency.
  • find solutions to problems and be involved in the fix.
  • get exposure to interesting work and learn other HR functions to support your career path.

The work you undertake will contribute greatly to the Clean Energy Regulator’s purpose to accelerate carbon abatement for Australia.

General duties of the role will include but are not limited to

As a recruitment specialist and working under limited guidance of the Senior HR Officer, you will:

  • Manage incoming correspondence, actioning or allocating requests as required, while ensuring response time KPIs are met.
  • Undertake the administrative functions of the recruitment and selection processes with a high level of accuracy, such as
    • Processing the advertising within our eRecruit system
    • Administration of our eRecruit system
    • Weekly recruitment reporting to agency managers
    • Compiling letters of offer
    • Progressing onboarding activities
    • Providing training to hiring managers or other staff as required
  • Respond to moderately complex enquiries to our staff and candidates ensuring that advice is legislatively accurate.
  • Support hiring managers with recruitment and selection strategies.
  • Building and maintaining productive working relationships with our internal and external stakeholders.
  • Proactively support the Recruitment team with continuous improvement activities and meeting milestone projects.
  • Working collaboratively with all teams within the HR, Security and Facilities section to achieve our goals.



  • Previous HR experience (with a particular emphasis on Recruitment)
  • Attention to detail
  • Time management and prioritisation skills
  • Ability to analyse and make decisions
  • Excellent communication skills with a positive customer service driven approach.


  • Qualifications in HR or related discipline
  • Working knowledge of our HR systems (Aurion 11; eRecruit; Learnhub)

Applications will close 11:30pm, 30/11/2021

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Job Locations: Canberra.
Job Categories: Government.
Job Types: Full Time.
Job Tags: full time jobs for 50+, jobs for 50+, jobs for mature age, jobs for mature age workers, jobs for older workers, older workers, and older workers jobs.
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