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Welcome to our page providing details on employment opportunities with Murrumbidgee Council.

We are located in the southern area of the Riverina region of New South Wales and includes the towns of Coleambally, Darlington Point, Jerilderie and surrounds.

Our Council is a fantastic place to work, with around 90 people employed in a variety of indoor and outdoor positions.

Each and every one of us play an important part in providing services and facilities to our community. 

Whether you prefer to work indoors or outdoors, if you're passion is to deliver a high standard of work, you're reliable and committed, then Murrumbidgee Council is the place for you!

Team spirit is another quality that is very important to us as we have a close-knit and inclusive organisation.

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People and Culture Officer

Murrumbidgee Council is located in the southern area of the Riverina region of New South Wales and includes the towns of Coleambally, Darlington Point, Jerilderie and surrounds.

The organisation has a challenging career opportunity for an energetic and capable People and Culture Officer to provide best practice processes to create the organisational environment for individuals, teams, departments, and the organisation as a whole, to achieve operational and strategic objectives in serving the community.

If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you.  Your qualifications, experience and attributes should include:

  • Certificate in Human Resource Management
  • Current C class driver’s licence and willingness to travel
  • Degree or Diploma in Human Resources or related field (desirable)
  • Certificate IV in training and assessment (desirable) - if not held, preparedness to attain in an agreed time frame

The position is graded at level 6 in the Murrumbidgee Council salary system, which ranges between $52,601 and $62,725 subject to qualifications, skills and experience, within the salary step progression of the position.

For a confidential discussion, please contact John Scarce, General Manager, telephone:  (03) 5886 1200.

To Apply:   Email jobs@murrumbidgee.nsw.gov.au with your resume, brief cover letter and a statement on how you meet the below three criteria:

  1. At Murrumbidgee Council our corporate core values are: Trust, Honesty, Teamwork and Respect. Please choose one value and advise how you have enacted this value in a professional setting.
  2. Please list your relevant qualifications and experience.
  3. Detail your experience in the preparation of formal and complex documentation, i.e. letters, reports etc?

Applications close - Friday 26 February 2021

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Economic and Tourism Development Officer

(Fixed Two Year Term)

Murrumbidgee Council is located in the southern area of the Riverina region of New South Wales and includes the towns of Coleambally, Darlington Point, Jerilderie and surrounds.

The organisation has a challenging opportunity for an energetic and capable Economic and Tourism Development Officer to support the development and delivery of the business and tourism development functions for the Murrumbidgee Council across the Local Government Area by:

  • Attracting new business investment
  • Supporting existing businesses to maintain viability and pursue sustainable growth
  • Managing local visitor destination services
  • Developing and facilitating the promotion of tourism opportunities that positively impact the local and regional visitor industry

If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you. Your qualifications, experience and attributes should include:

  • Certificate in communications, marketing, economic development, business or related field
  • Experience in economic or tourism development an advantage
  • Experience in business and stakeholder engagement an advantage
  • Local Government experience an advantage
  • Current C class driver’s licence and willingness to travel
  • Ability to travel to offices and work locations within the Council boundaries
  • Competent with Microsoft Office Suite and business computer systems

The position is graded at level 6 in the Murrumbidgee Council salary system, which ranges between $52,601 and $62,725 subject to qualifications, skills and experience, within the salary step progression of the position.

For a confidential discussion please contact Kellie Dissegna, Economic and Tourism Development Manager, telephone: 0418 746 745.

To Apply:   Email jobs@murrumbidgee.nsw.gov.au your resume, brief cover letter and a statement on how you meet the below three criteria:

  1. At Murrumbidgee Council our corporate core values are: Trust, Honesty, Teamwork and Respect. Please choose one value and advise how you have enacted this value in a professional setting.
  2. Please list your relevant qualifications and experience.
  3. Detail your experience in the preparation of formal and complex documentation, i.e. letters, reports etc?

Applications close - Friday 26 February 2021

Download the Position Description