Changing your future

Career Areas

Take your first step towards an exciting new career

The scale and diversity of the work we do means Local Government can offer you many different career paths.

We also provide training and development opportunities and further education. 

If you add the ability to make a real difference in your community, there’s no better place to start or grow your career.

Business Services

Discover a career in the engine room of Local Government.

Communications

Be the clear, consistent voice of Local Government.

Community Services

Make a real difference by supporting those who need it most.  

Economic Development

Promote sustainable economic outcomes for communities.

Engineering & Asset Management

Design and manage the community’s vital infrastructure.

Environment

Protect and manage Australia’s precious natural resources.

Finance

Ensure the responsible and effective management of council resources.

Human Resources

Support and empower Local Government’s most important asset, its people. 

Park & Sports Facilities

Maintain beautiful outdoor spaces and facilities for community wellbeing.

Planning & Development

Impact and shape the future of your community.

Property

Manage Local Government’s vast and unique property portfolio.

Tourism, Culture & Recreation

Promote and manage events for residents and visitors.

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The scale and diversity of the work we do means Local Government can offer you many different career paths.

If you add the ability to make a real difference in your community, you’ll agree there’s no better place to start or grow your career.

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Who we're looking for 

Looking after communities throughout Australia involves an amazing range of skills and abilities.

Find out if you have what it takes.

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