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Mackay is a northern Queensland city offering lovely living and working opportunities. Take a step towards your dream job with a rewarding and fulfilling role within council.
With a population of over 120,000 residents, Mackay is located along the Queensland coast, 970 kilometers north of Brisbane. Mackay is well known for its sugarcane farming and thriving mining industry. With the region boasting a vibrant economy, warm climate and laid back lifestyle, Mackay has been voted as one of the top small towns in Australia.
Local government employees bring with them many different skills and backgrounds, but all work together with shared values to enable them to make a difference to the lives of those in the local community. Council provides an important and diverse range of services to its residents. In order to do this, council requires skills and passionate staff in career areas such as planning and infrastructure, tourism, community services, human resources, economic development, engineering and more.
Enjoy an exciting opportunity to work at council in a meaningful role that also brings many benefits. Encouraging work/life balance, a career with council offers access to a range of flexible working arrangements and career development initiatives.
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