QUEENSLAND RACING INTEGRITY COMMISSION
SENIOR STIPENDIARY STEWARD
Role descriptionJob Ad Reference QLD/QRIC328170 Role Title Senior Stipendiary Steward - Thoroughbreds Directorate Stewarding, Licencing & Registration Status Full time (3 year contract with 2 year options)
Extensions will be based on performance outcomes Location Gold Coast Total Remuneration $99,400 - $118988 inc. super and leave loading Closing Date 18 November 2019 Contact Peter Chadwick, Chief Stipendiary Steward Telephone 07-3174 0565 Apply via email or online at www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au
The Queensland Racing Integrity Commission (QRIC or the Commission) is an independent statutory body which oversees the integrity and welfare standards of racing animals and participants in Queensland. The QRIC was established by the Racing Integrity Act 2016 and began operation on 1 July 2016. The Commission reports to the Minister for Racing and is accountable to the Queensland Government under the Financial Accountability Act 2009.
The Commission works in partnership with the industry to monitor racing activities, uphold the Rules of Racing and safeguard the welfare of racing animals to ensure that everyone has the opportunity to compete on an even playing field. The Commission exists to contribute to the ongoing success of the racing industry in Queensland.
More information about the Queensland Racing Integrity Commission functions and powers under the Racing Act 2002 is available from the QRIC website, www.qric.qld.gov.au.
The QRIC provides an intelligence, investigation, educative, scientific and technical investigations and regulatory compliance framework aimed at ensuring the integrity of all persons involved with the Queensland racing industry; safeguarding the welfare of all animals involved in racing; and maintaining public confidence in the racing of animals in Queensland. Its purpose extends to assessing and issuing of licences related to animals and participants that are suitable to be licensed for a code of racing.
Role Responsibility and Accountabilities
The Senior Stipendiary Steward reports to the Deputy Chief Stipendiary Steward, and the role participates in the delivery of stewarding operations for racing in Queensland.
This position is responsible for directing and managing race day officials at race meetings. Race day officials include: (judges, starters, clerk of scales, sample collection officials, veterinarians and barrier staff.)
The position requires strong communication and relationship management capabilities, to work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders.
Success capabilities for the role
The Queensland Public Service Workforce Capability Success Profile applies to all Queensland public sector employees. The Success Profile is available at:
Below is a summary of the Workforce Capability Success Profile framework and competencies for this role:
Vision · Understands how their work aligns to organisational objectives.
· Acts proactively
· Responds flexibly to change
· Focuses on customers
· Seeks continuous improvement
Results · Focuses on performance
· Manages internal and external relationships
· Supports others’ capability development
· Gives constructive feedback
Accountability · Models professional and ethical behaviour
· Displays rigour in analysis
· Applies specialist knowledge and skills
· Commits to personal development
Special Requirements and Working Conditions
The Commissioner’s leadership behaviour is driven by the public sector values.
Customers first Ideas into Action Unleash potential Be courageous Empower people Know your customer Challenge the norm and suggest solutions Expect greatness Own your actions, successes and mistakes Lead, empower and trust Deliver what matters Encourage and embrace new ideas Lead and set clear expectations Take calculated risks Play to everyone’s strengths Make decisions with empathy Work across boundaries Seek, provide and act on feedback Act with transparency Develop yourself and those around you
Conditions and benefits of the role
The employment conditions are set out in the Contract of Employment. Remuneration commensurate with role and responsibilities is available. Successful applicants will be required to declare their financial and non-financial interests which will be published.
How to apply
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