Our Values (what we stand for)
Our Values are the attributes and characteristics that underpin everything we do:
Member Focus - We deliver an exceptional member and customer experience.
Innovation - We seek new and better ways to do things and embrace change.
Teamwork - We work together as one team.
Integrity - We do what we say and deliver on our promises.
Sustainability - We create a sustainable environment for our people and community.
Benefits of being an RAA employee
In recognition of how important our employees are we offer a wide variety of great employee benefits, which in some cases extend to your immediate family. They include:
Your learning journey starts when we welcome you onboard with our induction program and continues with ongoing opportunities across all aspects of your development. We provide a variety of opportunities designed to help you succeed in your role and maximise your potential. We are committed to building capability in all levels of the Association with a focus on leadership development and career management for the future.
Employees are provided with a free starter kit and an annual corporate clothing allocation.
Discounts on Products and Services
We offer a great range of employee discounts such as free road service and discounts on all of our products and services.
Paid Parental Leave
We recognise that for most people, balancing work and family is a priority and as such we offer employees who have been with the organisation for a period of 12 months or more a proportion of paid parental leave on commencement and return of their leave.
We have limited free employee car parking on site at all locations except for the city.
Reward and recognition
In addition to the standard benefits you receive we also offer various rewards in recognition of outstanding service. We have a formal reward and recognition program which incorporates an annual service excellence bonus along with individual rewards to employees who go that extra mile. Various departments also run local reward and recognition programs targeted around sales.
Employees have access to RAA’s Superannuation scheme administered through AMP Signature Super. Our award covered employees also receive a higher employer contribution.
Employees can tailor their remuneration to suit their personal needs. We offer salary sacrifice options on superannuation and motor vehicles.
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
EAP is a professional, confidential short term counselling and support service for you and your immediate family provided by an external provider. This service is available for employees who need assistance for any personal or work related problems.
Equity & diversity
RAA have a responsibility to create a working environment which is free from discrimination and reflects the diversity and needs of our community. We are committed to the principle of equity and diversity for all staff and potential staff.
We invest significant time and resources into ensuring a safe and healthy workplace. We are committed to continually improving and maintaining the quality of work life by eliminating injuries, hazards and unsafe work practices, and promoting the health, safety and welfare of all employees.
We are proud to have an active involvement within the community by assisting many organisations and causes such as Variety Club, Clipsal 500 and SA Sports Star of the Year. As part of this support for the community we also undertake a number of sporting, cultural and rural sponsorships as well as a range of industry partnerships such as the Flinders Medical Centre Foundation, and Country Arts SA. We also care about our environment and we have begun investing in ways to reduce Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions.
Employees are able to purchase a variety of meals at very affordable prices at our Mile End Office.
Membership of the Employee Social Club is open to all employees and provides a great opportunity for employees from different areas to meet in a fun relaxed environment.
The Social Club organises a number of functions and events each year. Events include a mid-year and Christmas dinner, movie nights, bowling nights and happy hours. Members can also take advantage of other great deals such as discount movie tickets all year round.
Defence Reserves Supportive Employer
RAA is committed to supporting employees who are members of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) Reserves. In 2011, RAA developed a defence friendly
leave policy, which has been acknowledged by the ADF. The policy allows staff who are Reserves to take leave, as required, to participate in training or Continuous Full Time Service with the ADF.