The Douglas Shire Council provides the opportunity to be part of an organisation with an energetic and collaborative approach and a commitment to meeting the expectations of customers and the communities of Douglas.

Our organisation offers excellent working conditions and a range of generous employee benefits including flexible working arrangements and supports and encourages our employees with training and professional development opportunities.

Council has a recruitment and selection process based on the merit principle and equal employment opportunity so applicants are encouraged to submit an application for any specifically advertised position, which can be found in the print media and below on Council’s website.

Applicants must ensure that they review the Information Kit relevant to the position or positions to be applied for.

Enquiries should be directed to the Human Resources Department by emailing or by phoning (07) 4099 9444.

Douglas Shire Council is an equal opportunity employer, promoting workplace diversity and a safety culture with a smoke-free environment.

Current Vacancies

hands-people-woman-workingCurrent Vacancies
November 23, 2023

Community Engagement Officer

Council is seeking a Community Engagement Officer to develop and implement communication and engagement strategies that effectively engage a range of communities and key stakeholders. Primary Objectives:  To develop and…
Current Vacancies
December 4, 2023

Technical Support Officer – Water and Wastewater

Technical Support Officer - Water and Wastewater  Council's is seeking a proactive and efficient Technical Support Officer to join their team.  The successful applicant will be experienced in providing a…