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 humanresources@douglas.qld.gov.au 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

Current Vacancies
July 28, 2020

Labourer Public & Natural Areas (Specified)

Position Number: 445, 446, 447 Location: Mossman Nursery / Port Douglas Depot Primary objectives of the position: To effectively and efficiently undertake a wide variety of landscape, horticultural and land…
Mossman Pool and Caravan ParkCurrent Vacancies
July 28, 2020

Kiosk Attendant (Part-Time) | Fixed Term 12 Months

Position Number: 614, 615, 616 Location: Mossman Pool & Caravan Park Primary objectives of the position: To carry out all duties associated with kiosk operations at Council’s Swimming Pool and…
mossman pool learn to swimCurrent Vacancies
July 28, 2020

Pool Attendant (Part-Time) | Fixed Term 12 Months

Position Number: 617, 618, 619, 620 Location: Mossman Pool & Caravan Park Primary objectives of the position: To ensure all patrons are safe and consistently provide surveillance of all facilities.…
Mossman Pool Learn to swimCurrent Vacancies
July 28, 2020

Pool Attendant (Casual)

Location: Mossman Pool & Caravan Park Primary objectives of the position: To ensure all patrons are safe and consistently provide surveillance of all facilities. Maintain pool safety at all times…
CommunicationCurrent Vacancies
August 6, 2020

Digital Communications Officer

Position Number: 114 Location: Administration Building, Mossman Primary objectives of the position: Assist with preparing, implementing and evaluating communications and media strategies to positively promote Council. Produce a variety of…
Current Vacancies
August 6, 2020

Library Officer – Casual