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Career Opportunities

Are you an enthusiastic, committed and driven team player looking to join our diversely talented workforce? Would you like to join our modern and progressive council and help us deliver positive outcomes for your community?  If this sounds like you, we would like to hear for you. 

We believe we are an Employer of Choice, and are proud to offer a wide variety of career opportunities and benefits, including:

  • A Positive Work Environment. A respectful workplace, where diversity is championed and encouraged, a positive team spirit across our departments, an environment where our team members are valued, supported and encouraged with regular feedback through our career achievement plans. 
     
  • General Leave Entitlements. Six weeks annual leave and three weeks personal leave, plus fourteen weeks of paid parental leave, study leave, and other leave provisions in case of an emergency. 
     
  • Professional Development. Dedicated support for training opportunities, study and professional development activities, internal training sessions, varied and challenging positions, opportunities for career development, Participation in Local Government Management Challenges and other industry programs.
     
  • Excellent Remuneration. Competitive salaries, additional employer superannuation contributions, salary continuance and vehicle salary packaging options. Support for you and your families health and well-being with access to free and confidential counselling sessions, discounted gym memberships, weekly fruit deliveries, and where possible, flexibility in work arrangements. 

At City of Palmerston we embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Please read the information about the application process before you prepare your application.

View our vacant positions and apply here

City of Palmerston's Code of Conduct

If you would like to learn more about the expected behaviours of City of Palmerston employees and its representatives please review the attached employee Code of Conduct.

The Code of Conduct sets a consistent and common understanding of the behaviours, standards, values, and ethics required in all work undertaken on behalf of City of Palmerston.