Information on Council's recruitment and selection process.
Information on traineeships, apprenticeships and work experience.
Information on Council's annual scholarship opportunity.
All applications for employment must be accompanied by a Flinders Shire Council application form.
The current vacancies are:
|Position Advertisement||Position Description||Closing Date|
|Mechanic/Diesel Fitter||Position Description||Open until filled|
|Casual Community Care Support Worker/s||Position Description||Open Until filled|
|Roller Operator/Labourer||Position Description||Open Until filled|
|SES Local Controller||Position Description||Open until filled|
|SES Deputy Local Controller||Position Description||Open until filled|
|SES Group Leader||Position Description||Open until filled|
With regard to Council's recent advertising of Labourer and Front-end Loader Operator vacancies, some appointments have been made and management is now reviewing Council's operational requirements to determine whether any further appointments need to be made in 2012 or early 2013. Council has received more than 100 applications over recent months of advertising, and the applications received will be filed and referred to should any suitable vacancies arise in the short term. Applicants will be contacted by telephone or email should they be considered suitable for a vacancy.
EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR FUTURE VACANCIES: If you wish to be considered for future Labourer, Truck Driver or Plant Operator positions, please complete an Application for Employment Form (above), nominating which positions you are interested in. We will be pleased to keep your application on file in case a suitable position arises. Please note that the vacancies currently available are listed in the "Current Vacancies" section.
|Labourer REGISTER||General Labourer: Position Description Parks and Gardens Labourer: Position Description||REGISTER - ongoing|
|Truck Driver REGISTER||Position Description||REGISTER - ongoing|
|Plant Operator REGISTER||Example Position Description - Front-end Loader Operator||REGISTER - ongoing|
The Flinders Shire covers an area of 41,632km2 supporting a population of over 2000 residents. Hughenden is the main business centre for the shire which also encompasses the smaller communities of Prairie, Torrens Creek and Stamford. Rail, Bus and Air passenger services are available and other services include a hospital and a choice of education facilities from Prep to Year 12. Hughenden is supported by a wide range of commercial businesses.
Hughenden won Western Queensland's Environmental Innovation Award for 2005, the Environmental Protection Award for 2007 and the 2008 Tourism Queensland Friendly Town Award for the Region.