Employment Opportunities

Thanks for your interest in applying to work at Surf Coast Shire Council.

Equal employment opportunities

Surf Coast Shire Council is an equal opportunity and child safe employer. We ensure fair, equitable and non-discriminatory consideration is given to all applicants, regardless of age, sex, disability, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, race, religious beliefs or other irrelevant factors. We recognise our proactive duty to ensure compliance with equal opportunity, child safe and other workplace-related legislation, and to eliminate all forms of discrimination.

Helpful information

Council purpose, direction and approach - why we exist, what our organisation strives to be, and the may in which we work.

Staff Benefits - a list of health and wellness benefits included for employees

Move to Surf Coast - information for those thinking of making a move to this area 

How to apply for any advertised position

  • Read the Employment Application Guide prior to submitting your application (you must adhere to the guidelines if you want us to review your employment application)
  • Find the position you'd like to apply for in the table below.
  • Download the job description and read it carefully.
  • Click the Read more... link under the desired position for more information and the Apply Now button.
  • To apply, click the Apply Now button and follow the prompts.

Alternatively, send your application to:

Human Resources
PO BOX 350
Email: recruitment@surfcoast.vic.gov.au

When applying for a position please list the position title as detailed in the job advertisement and how you found out about this vacancy.

Please note that applications must be sent in directly from the applicant and not through a third party or recruitment agency.  Applications received from third parties will not be considered.

Please contact a member of the HR team if you require a version of any of the listed recruitment documents in a more accessible format.

Surf Coast Social

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Job Title Description Job Description
Digital Transformation Program Director Fixed Term Full Time (Finishing 30/6/2020)
Salary range $120,000 - $140,000

• Lead the innovation that will help our community
• Enjoy a flexible working environment
• Be part of a culture where people can do their best and be proud of their achievements

Closing 5pm on 28 January 2018.
Communications Officer Temporary Full Time (Maternity Leave Replacement)
Commencing March 2018 for up to 12 months
$82,271 (plus 9.5% Super) & RDOs
Applications close at 5pm on 24 January 2018
Team Leader Vegetation Maintenance Permanent Full Time
$62,635 (plus 9.5% Superannuation)
RDOs & Commuter use of Council vehicle
Closing 5pm on Sunday, 21 January 2018.