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Careers at Council

The Gunnedah Shire Council aims to attract and maintain a productive, energetic and happy workforce.

The objective of Council's recruitment program is to select the best person for the job by matching their skills and experience to the criteria and requirements of the advertised position.

Council is required under the Local Government Act to advertise permanent vacancies, in a manner that "enable[s] suitably qualified persons to apply for the position". This may be done by advertising internally or externally, as decided by Council on a case by case basis.

Selection of successful applicants is on the basis of their merit in relation to the selection criteria. It is the policy of Gunnedah Shire Council to provide equal opportunity for all persons regardless of sex, race, marital status, physical and mental impairment, sexual preference, age, political conviction or religious belief.

Click here for a full copy of our publication, Gunnedah Shire Council - Applying for a Staff Vacancy.

PLEASE NOTE: If no advertisements are listed below, Gunnedah Shire Council does not currently have any vacant positions.

Council is seeking the services of an experienced officer to provide high level support on a number of corporate governance functions relating to legislative compliance, delegations, policy development and generic legal assistance. The position will require a person with high work standards, good productivity and an adaptable approach to a multi skilled work environment.

For further information and to apply visit or call our Customer Relations Team on 6740 2100.

Find more information and Apply Online here.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

5.00pm, Tuesday 4 April 2017

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POSITION DESCRIPTION

Council is seeking the services of an experienced and skilled Manager to lead, manage, develop and provide direction to the Communications and Cultural Services Department. The position will require a person with energy, composure, high work standards, good productivity and an adaptable approach to a multi skilled work environment.

For further information and to apply visit or call our Customer Relations Team on 6740 2100.

Find more information and Apply Online here.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

5.00pm, Tuesday 5 April 2017

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POSITION DESCRIPTION

Council is seeking the services of an experienced and skilled Manager Economic Development to join the Planning and Environmental Services Department. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing professional promotional and facilitation of economic development, business, investment and employment opportunities. The position will require a person with energy, excellent communication skills, relevant experience and an adaptable approach to a multi skilled work environment.

Find more information and Apply Online here. 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

5.00pm, Tuesday 4 April 2017

ADVERT

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Council Information

Careers at Council

The Gunnedah Shire Council aims to attract and maintain a productive, energetic and happy workforce.

The objective of Council's recruitment program is to select the best person for the job by matching their skills and experience to the criteria and requirements of the advertised position.

Council is required under the Local Government Act to advertise permanent vacancies, in a manner that "enable[s] suitably qualified persons to apply for the position". This may be done by advertising internally or externally, as decided by Council on a case by case basis.

Selection of successful applicants is on the basis of their merit in relation to the selection criteria. It is the policy of Gunnedah Shire Council to provide equal opportunity for all persons regardless of sex, race, marital status, physical and mental impairment, sexual preference, age, political conviction or religious belief.

Click here for a full copy of our publication, Gunnedah Shire Council - Applying for a Staff Vacancy.

PLEASE NOTE: If no advertisements are listed below, Gunnedah Shire Council does not currently have any vacant positions.

Council is seeking the services of an experienced officer to provide high level support on a number of corporate governance functions relating to legislative compliance, delegations, policy development and generic legal assistance. The position will require a person with high work standards, good productivity and an adaptable approach to a multi skilled work environment.

For further information and to apply visit or call our Customer Relations Team on 6740 2100.

Find more information and Apply Online here.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

5.00pm, Tuesday 4 April 2017

ADVERT

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Council is seeking the services of an experienced and skilled Manager to lead, manage, develop and provide direction to the Communications and Cultural Services Department. The position will require a person with energy, composure, high work standards, good productivity and an adaptable approach to a multi skilled work environment.

For further information and to apply visit or call our Customer Relations Team on 6740 2100.

Find more information and Apply Online here.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

5.00pm, Tuesday 5 April 2017

ADVERT

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Council is seeking the services of an experienced and skilled Manager Economic Development to join the Planning and Environmental Services Department. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing professional promotional and facilitation of economic development, business, investment and employment opportunities. The position will require a person with energy, excellent communication skills, relevant experience and an adaptable approach to a multi skilled work environment.

Find more information and Apply Online here. 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

5.00pm, Tuesday 4 April 2017

ADVERT

POSITION DESCRIPTION