Positions Vacant

This page contains information regarding current employment opportunities with Council.

The Kyogle Local Government Area (LGA) is a geographically and socially diverse area with a changing population.

Kyogle is a well-established country town that services a highly productive agriculture industry and a community that is increasingly popular with people looking for a more relaxed hinterland lifestyle a short distance from major centres. Council employs approximately 110 staff and services a population of about 10,000 people. The community is well serviced by education facilities, both public and private schools, with a strong sense of community. Medical and hospital facilities are also of a high standard. The Community Strategic Plan identifies the area as being “Ready to Grow” with the communities' vision of working together to balance environment, lifestyle and opportunity.

This page contains information regarding current employment opportunities with Council.

Director Planning and Environmental Services

Kyogle Council is currently recruiting for the senior staff position of Director Planning and Environmental Services.

The position is a three to five year performance-based Senior Staff Contract with a generous remuneration package at Band 1 - Director Level as set by the NSW Statutory and Other Offices Remuneration Tribunal.

The role is responsible for the management and oversight of planning services, environmental services, building control, regulatory compliance, waste management, tourism and event planning, economic development and community and cultural services.

To be successful the candidate will need to have:

If you consider that you are the right person for this position you can contact Council’s General Manager Graham Kennett on (02) 6632 0228 for a confidential discussion. Alternatively you can download the position description (below) which contains both the essential and desirable selection criteria. Please note that Kyogle Council is not part of any amalgamation proposal currently being considered by the state government.

Applications close at 4pm on Monday 7 August 2017 and should be addressed to the General Manager and emailed to council@kyogle.nsw.gov.au or posted to PO Box 11, Kyogle, NSW. 2474. Late applications will not be accepted.

Council is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from people with diverse backgrounds, people living with disabilities, and indigenous Australians.

Co-ordinator Building and Environment

Kyogle Council is seeking applications from suitably qualified people for the position of Co-ordinator Building and Environment. The full-time position is based at Council's Kyogle administration centre.

Council offers:

For full details about the position, including a schedule of duties and essential and desirable selection criteria, please read the position description. Applicants are also encouraged to read  Council's Guide for Applicants.

Applications close at 4pm on Monday 14 August 2017. Applications addressing the selection criteria should be forwarded by email to employment@kyogle.nsw.gov.au or by post, marked "Confidential" to the Human Resources Manager, Kyogle Council, PO Box 11, Kyogle, NSW, 2474. Late applications will not be accepted.

Council is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from people with diverse backgrounds, people living with disabilities, and indigenous Australians.