Operations Manager

Who we are

EPIC is a not for profit organisation operating in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia. EPIC stands for Empowering People in Communities and that is what we aim to do through a range of services that support many people to live a more connected life including disability services, Jobs & Skills Centres, parenting services and community programs.

Our teams are committed to supporting people to identify and achieve their goals in a respectful and culturally appropriate manner, and to explore every possible avenue for personal and community growth.

EPIC’s core values include reliability, trust, inclusion, consistency and being proactive and our vision is that all people are empowered and valued within the community.

Opportunity

We are seeking a Operations Manager for a Full Time position, based from our Karratha office.

Role objective:
•Lead and effectively manage the operations of Community Services and Disability Services across the Pilbara Region;
•Lead and effectively manage the HR, Marketing, Quality and Compliance and Administration Teams supporting EPIC;
•Enhance EPIC’s Community profile through leadership and improvement opportunities across the EPIC Division.

What are we looking for?
•Diploma or Degree Qualification in the Community and/or Disability Field, and/or Leadership Management;
•Minimum 5 years’ experience in the Community and/or Disability Field;
•Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Line Leadership or Management position;
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
•Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of Programs
•Culturally sensitive to a broad and diverse client group with excellent interpersonal skills;
•Excellent organisational and effective time management skills;
•Hold a current ‘C’ Class Drivers Licence

Desirable: Previous experience as an Operations Manager, Disability Manager or Community Manager.

If you would like to know more about this role and would like a copy of the position description, please contact our Human Resources team on 9185 0000 or email hr@empoweringpeople.org.au

Shortlisting and interviews will be conducted as applications are received.  The position will be withdrawn from SEEK when the position is filled.

EPIC is committed to achieving a diverse workforce that embraces diversity in race, age, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation and disability.

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