Transitional Officer - Application
We understand you have already been through a rigorous application and assessment process; however, we just need to check you are the right fit for our Team.
We still need you to complete some formal processes, such as submitting an application form, along with the required documentation to support your application, which is outlined below.
Full birth certificate must contain parents details. Please note matriculation and birth extracts are not acceptable. Applicants with prior refugee status may provide a travel document.
Proof of Citizenship or Permanent Residency
This includes Naturalisation or permanent residency document (if applicable).
Change of Name Documentation (if applicable)
Current 'C' Class (Manual) or 'C-A' Class (Automatic) motor vehicle drivers licence or equivalent.
A recent original colour passport compliant photograph (please print your name on the back of the photograph).
First Aid Certificate
Current First Aid Certificate (HLTAID003 or HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid). Applicants have 90 days from lodging their application to provide a certified copy.
Please photocopy original documents and have certified
Present the originals and photocopied documents to either a Justice of the Peace, Police Officer, Post Officer Manager or Pharmacist / Chemist to be certified. Submit certified photocopies with your application, keep original documents. We can certify documents for you at the recruitment centre
Traffic and Criminal Check
Whilst we realise you are most probably a pretty safe bet when it comes to criminal offences, we need to check this for ourselves. After receiving your application form, we will identify any criminal offences and/or traffic infringements you may have.
Following review these checks, you will be invited to commence the Selection Process.
Full Licence History
If you have resided in Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory, South Australia or Victoria for three (3) months or longer, you are required to attach a Full Licence History from that state to your application (a five (5) year Licence History will not be accepted). A full Licence History can still be obtained if you have never held a Motor Driver's Licence in that state.
To access the Licence History:
- Australian Capital Territory - Road Transport Authority: Licence History Search
- Northern Territory - NT Complete Traffic History
- South Australia- sa.gov.au: Check your driving history (note: only 10 years history available).
- Vicoria- VicRoads: Driver history reports (note: only 5 years history available).
How long does it take?
As an existing officer, we want you to join our team as soon as possible. Sometime processes get in our way, but we will aim to get back to you within 4-8 weeks. Sit tight!