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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, you’ll agree there’s no better place to start or grow your career.
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LGNSW President's MessageWIN: EXTENSION FOR HARMONISING RATES We’re pleased to see Local Government Minister Shelley Hancock listening to our calls on behalf of amalgamated councils to allow more time for the
Working in Community EngagementThis year, I celebrated my 5-year anniversary as a Wollongong City Council employee. It’s been quite an adventure! Over the last couple of decades, I’ve worked as a: Bartender Co
Dwayne Singh, Team Leader Building at Moree Plains Shire Council“I just love everything to do with building.” Dwayne Singh has built his career in the industry he loves. After finishing Year 12 in Moree, Dwayne Singh started a pre-apprenticeship
LGAQ Public Satisfaction with Councils ImprovesMore Queenslanders are expressing satisfaction with their local councils despite months of attacks on their commitment to accountability and accusations that the sector was 'on the nose
Local Government’s Federal Election InitiativesThe Australian Local Government Association (ALGA) is calling for the commitment of all political parties, party leaders and individual candidates to deliver for local communities,
Councils campaign to save our recyclingAustralia is facing a recycling crisis with unsustainable levels of waste generation and limited options for waste disposal. Campaigns have been launched by Local Government NSW and the
Working in Councils
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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Looking after communities throughout Australia involves an amazing range of skills and abilities.
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