MCB vacancies are advertised on the WA Government Job Board. They may also be published in various newspapers and other advertising mediums.
You can receive emails to notify you when a position that interests you is posted on the WA Government Job Board.
If you have not registered on the Job Board, go to www.jobs.wa.gov.au, click on the vertical menu item ‘Email Me Jobs’ and follow the instructions.
Alternatively, if you have registered, login, go to the My Search Profile page and set your search profile. You must ensure that the ‘Email Me Jobs’ drop down menu is set to “yes”. On the WA Government Job Board you must select “Metropolitan Cemeteries Board” under the Agency field.
Your written application should include the following:
There is no definite length of time for the process. Each process is different and MCB attempts to make a selection as soon as possible. We aim for four weeks, however some processes may take longer.
All jobs have a contact person listed in the advertisement. For further information at any stage during the recruitment and selection process, you can call the contact person and they will be able to let you know what stage the process is at. Please keep a copy of the advertisement for the position you are applying for so that you have the details of the contact person.
You are not required to have a police clearance in order to apply.
The Recruitment, Selection and Appointment Standard does not specify that applicants need to include specific headings for each of the selection criteria in their application. Applicants need to provide sufficient information so the panel members can easily assess their suitability against the work related requirements named in the job description.
As a guide, it is recommended that you write no more than half a page per work related requirement. In some instances less is recommended. This will be listed in the advertisement, so it is important that you read it carefully. Please note that not all positions require you to provide statements against the work related requirements. Please check the job advertisement.
No. It is the responsibility of the applicant to submit their full application before the closing date and time.
No. Applications received after the closing date and time will not be accepted. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure the full application is received by Human Resources before the closing date and time.
Online – The online system will not allow you to submit your application after the closing time/date, even if you began the application before the stated closing time.