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Where the rainforest meets the reef, the Douglas Shire is celebrated for its World Heritage wonders and immersive natural experiences.  Not only is it on the bucket list of travellers around the globe, the Douglas Shire is also a special place to call home, delivering the ultimate balance in lifestyle and livelihood.

When you’re not at work, you could be:

  • Snorkelling the Great Barrier Reef
  • Unwinding on Four Mile Beach
  • Taking epic adventures in the Daintree
  • Enjoying balmy nights along Macrossan St
  • Exploring the beautiful Mossman Gorge and taking a dip in the freshest water on earth.
  • Exploring the broader Tropical North Queensland surrounds or flying across Australia or internationally with Cairns Airport one hour’s drive away.

Where lifestyle meets livelihood, a role with Douglas Shire Council offers an unprecedented chance to do the most important work in your career while enjoying the enviable tropical Far North Queensland lifestyle.

Click links below for more information.

Coordinator Procurement

Team Leader – Community & Economic Development

Community Development Officer

Workplace Health & Safety Advisor

Manager Water & Wastewater

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