Careers at Council


The diversity and size of Local Government’s property portfolio offers challenging and exciting career opportunities.

From airports and cemeteries right through to parking stations, ports and marinas, the scope and range of work on offer is impressive and unique to Local Government.

What we do:

  • Manage leases and license arrangements for Council’s property assets
  • Manage Crown Land and Native Title (in some states)
  • Manage road closures and road naming
  • Maintain council property, including cemeteries


Types of Roles:

Property Officers

Airport Services Officer

Cemeteries Operator


Facilities Maintenance Officer


Qualification requirements:

Educational requirements vary according to the role but degree qualifications appropriate for senior roles in this field include Property and Business (Property).

Vocational education and training (VET) qualifications that are relevant for some of these roles include:

  • Diploma of Property Services (Asset and Facility Management)
  • Certificate III in Cemetery and Crematorium Operations
  • Certificate II, III in Parks and Gardens

Some current Property vacancies

For more job vacancies, visit Jobs

The Universities Admission Centre

For more information about university courses visit The Universities Admission Centre.

My Skills

For more information about VET courses and training providers visit My Skills.