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Job no: 0044165
Work type: Continuing
Location: Dookie

Operations Department
Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences

Salary: $99,199 - $107,370 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

About the role:

Reporting to the Faculty Operations Manager, the Service Manager will primarily be responsible for the management of staff and utilisation of resources to deliver the operational service outcomes for the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences at the Dookie Campus.This will involve managing key stakeholder relationships with senior Faculty members, academics and researchers within their campus precinct. The position will also have a strong emphasis on the end to end management of student experience at Dookie, including managing feedback and implementing improvements to ensure students have an optimal experience.

The Dookie Campus is a regional campus with significant teaching and research requirements specific to its location on a large scale commercial farm operation. The majority of students stay on campus with a sizeable residential and catering operation required to support this.

About Us

The University of Melbourne has affirmed its position as the number one university in Australia, and remains among the fastest-rising research universities in the world’s top 100, according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). It is counted among the best universities in the world – 33 by the Times Higher Education (THE) and 32 by the US News and World Report Rankings.

The Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences provides over 20 courses and 300 subjects to approximately 3,500 equivalent full time students. The Faculty provides the only professional entry veterinary program in Victoria and the Bachelor of Agriculture is the fastest growing undergraduate degree in Australia. The University of Melbourne’s agriculture program is the largest in Victoria and ranked 36 in the world, whilst the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program was the first graduate veterinary professional entry program in Australia. The Faculty is ideally placed to contemplate changes that have far-reaching consequences on its teaching, engagement and research.

Close date: 22 Mar 2018                   

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