Operations Modelling Analyst
Ambulance Victoria

Blackburn, Victoria

Closing date: 23rd June 2015

Our expanding Operational Planning and Improvement Department is seeking a capable Operations Modelling Analyst to undertake complex modelling and analysis of AVÕs operations to improve operational performance. This is a full time, permanent position based in our Blackburn North office.

About the role

Reporting to the Manager Operational Planning and Improvement, the responsibilities of this position will include

but are not limited to:

  • Design and development of simulation models that enable evaluation of strategic alternatives
  • Develop and refine workload forecasts
  • Monitor and analyse large data sets to identify trends and gaps
  • Identify strategies to improve operational efficiency and/or performance

About you

To be considered for this position you will possess a tertiary qualification(s) preferably at postgraduate level in Engineering, Mathematics/Statistics, Science or Operations Research with demonstrated experience in the field of operations planning, demand modelling, logistics or similar.

You will have solid quantitative analysis skills, proven experience in scoping projects and preparing complex reports for senior management coupled with strong conceptual and influencing skills. Relevant software tools experience (e.g. statistical packages) and programming skills are essential. An understanding of discrete event simulation and forecasting methodologies is highly desirable.

What's in it for you

As a valued member of AV you will enjoy a professional working environment that recognises the importance of work/life balance. We offer salary packaging options, generous personal leave entitlements, accrued days off for full time roles, and other benefits including free on-site parking. The salary range for this position is between $96,725 - $110,545 per annum + 9.5% superannuation.

We believe our people are our greatest resource and the sustainability of our workforce depends on how well we utilise our peopleÕs skills and abilities. If youÕre ready to play an integral role and deliver results that help make a real difference, we want to hear from you!

How to apply?

Applicants are requested to address the selection criteria detailed in the position description and to read the document `Applying for a position at Ambulance Victoria' available on the Ambulance Victoria website. For any queries please email recruitment@ambulance.vic.gov.au or contact Sophie Antal, Recruitment Officer on 03 9840 3904. Your application will form an integral part of the selection process and should be of a high quality including:

  • A covering letter
  • A resume
  • A document addressing the selection criteria detailed on the last page of the position description

We request that your application for the Operations Modelling Analyst position is forwarded by 4.00pm Tuesday 23 June 2015 to recruitment@ambulance.vic.gov.au or addressed to:

Operations Modelling Analyst
Recruitment Unit
Ambulance Victoria
P O Box 2000

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