Joint Service Crest Legislature-General - Employment Opportunity

The Parliament of Tasmania invites applications from suitably qualified people for the full-time position of Deputy Editor – Parliamentary Reporting Service (Hansard) to assist in the provision of transcripts of the House of Assembly and the Legislative Council, and transcripts of public and private hearings of parliamentary committees. The Deputy Editor provides direct support to the Editor of Debates in the provision of this service.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following position:

Deputy Editor – Parliamentary Reporting Service (Hansard)

Salary is a banded classification in accordance with the State Service Award B7 R1-2 $114,077 to B7-R2-L3 $120,116 per annum.

Appointment will be made by the Speaker and President acting jointly under the Parliamentary Privilege Act 1898. Conditions of the position broadly relate to those applying to State Service employees.

For further enquiries contact Helen Allmich, Editor of Debates, Parliamentary Reporting Service (Hansard) on (03) 6212 2132 or email

Applications must address the selection criteria and be sent to Mrs Helen Allmich, Editor of Debates, Parliamentary Reporting Service (Hansard), Parliament House, Hobart 7000, or be received by email by 5.00 pm on Tuesday, 6 April 2021.

Additional Information for Applicants

Statement of Duties

The position is based at Parliament House, Hobart. Additional hours of work are required during parliamentary sittings and other peak activity periods to complete daily transcripts. Duties are performed under high pressure to ensure the timely production of transcripts of debates.

The Parliament of Tasmania is an Equal Opportunity Employer