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.

Graduate Town Planner

Council is seeking applications from suitably qualified individuals for the position of graduate town planner. The successful applicant will provide assistance to the Senior Town Planner to effectively provide strategic planning, development assessment and compliance services to Council to enable it to meet statutory and future community needs.

The permanent, full-time position is based at Council's administrative centre at Kyogle. Council offers a nine day (70 hour) fortnight and access to a range of salary packaging benefits.

For further details about the position, including the essential and desirable selection criteria, see the position description below. Intending applicants are also advised to read the Guide for Applicants.

Applications close at 4pm on Monday 6 November 2017.  Applications addressing the selection criteria can 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.