Career Opportunities


Come to Junee to live and work! 

The air is clean, the light is bright and your horizon doesn’t end with your neighbour’s fence…

A Junee lifestyle is the balance of work and family so many of us are trying to achieve. It is a beautiful town with affordable homes, residential blocks and career opportunities. There are five fantastic local schools, excellent medical facilities, and a nearby university and airport.

Junee real estate is affordable and generously sized. Junee’s infrastructure is comprehensive and modern. The economy is growing, the town is beautiful and the Junee lifestyle is 100% desirable.

Situated approximately halfway between Sydney and Melbourne, and only two hours from Canberra, Junee is ideally located.

Junee Council is a dynamic and innovative Local Government organisation. Recent Local Government Reforms processes have seen Junee Shire retain its independence as a Council ensuring long term job security for its employees.

Junee Shire Council is progressive, proactive and proud to have an agile workforce dedicated to meeting the needs of the community. Our employees share a singular pride in their organisation and their community and are encouraged to work collaboratively within teams, with sufficient autonomy to grow professionally and in the workplace. 

Positions Vacant



Come and work and live in Junee – a great lifestyle choice.

At Junee Shire Council we offer:

  • Enjoy a rostered day off every two weeks
  • A variety of Salary Sacrifice options including superannuation and remote area housing assistance
  • Uniform supplied
  • Generous leave allowances including four weeks annual leave
  • Flexibility
  • Learning, development and training opportunities
  • Genuine welcoming community and opportunity to join the Social Club


Exciting opportunities have arisen for hardworking individuals to work with their Roads Maintenance and Construction Team on a permanent full-time basis (76 hours, 9-day fortnight)

If you can drive heavy and/or medium plant or want a job working outdoors as a general labourer with the opportunity to be trained in the operation of heavy or medium plant these are the jobs for you!

The positions present an excellent opportunity to pursue a career in the civil construction industry in the local area.


The positions would ideally suit a person who is prepared to work outdoors, have good fitness and health, be willing to learn, follow direction, show initiative and responsibility, and have a genuine interest in the construction industry.

A person with both labouring experience and/or experience in the operation of construction plant or similar equipment, are encouraged to apply.

A complete medical fitness and functional assessment will be required to be undertaken by the successful applicant.


Details regarding the application procedure are included in the Information Pack.  For further details, please contact Jessica Wood on 02 6924 8114 or

Applications close on Friday, 16 June 2023.  The recruitment process has commenced and will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Information Pack – Works Operators

  • Permanent Full Time opportunity 
  • Be mentored and supported by a team of highly skilled individuals 
  • Flexible Working Arrangements available 
  • Play a key role in shaping the future of Junee Shire


Junee Shire Council are currently seeking an enthusiastic Procurement Officer/Storesperson to join their Engineering Department. Reporting to the Manager Engineering Services, the Procurement Officer/Storesperson is integral to procuring and managing the inventory of materials, equipment and fleet required to enable Council to effectively and efficiently complete maintenance, construction and projects in a timely manner.

Junee Shire Council recognises the needs of employees, which means providing employees with meaningful work and capacity for work life balance. As a local organisation, Junee offers opportunity to develop in your current role, grow into future opportunities and reach your full potential.

As the Procurement Officer/Storesperson you will be responsible for:

  • Providing procurement support and advice to Senior staff in relation to quotations, tenders and procurement management with regards to goods and services that are to be delivered to Council.
  • Assisting with purchasing processes involving prescribed agencies as defined by the Local Government (General) Regulation 2005.
  • Maintaining accurate stock and administrative records and associated transactional history in compliance with corporate record keeping requirements.
  • Monitoring the storage of materials and equipment to ensure compliance with accordance with safety requirements for example safe storage of hazardous materials, safe stacking heights, maintaining walkways and other safe storage requirements.
  • Proactively manage integrity of the Store, developing and adhering to procedures, and auditing to maintain accuracy and prevent loss.
  • Assisting with the preparation and review of Council’s fleet and depot plan and budget.


To succeed in this position, you will possess:

  • Certificate IV in Business (Procurement) or equivalent OR willing to obtain (with employer support) within 12 months of commencement.
  • Previous experience in stores management, procurement and acquisitions including record keeping and administration.
  • Strong computer literacy and competency with Microsoft Office.
  • Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to work harmoniously within a team environment.
  • Energetic, committed to achieving good results in a positive team environment.
  • Demonstrated experience negotiating with suppliers.
  • Accurate, timely record keeping and attention to detail in administrative tasks.


As an employee of Junee Shire Council you will enjoy a host of benefits including:

  • Rostered day off every three (3) weeks
  • Salary packaging options
  • Remote area housing assistance
  • Company supplied uniform
  • Generous Annual Leave allowances
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Professional development opportunities


Please review the Position Information Package, prior to submitting your application.  

Your application should include, Resume, Cover Letter and Statement addressing the Selection Criteria.

The Procurement Officer/Storesperson Position Information Package is available by emailing 

Applications may be emailed confidentially to .

Applications for this position close on Friday 16 June at 5pm.

  • Permanent Full Time opportunity
  • Be mentored and supported by a team of highly skilled individuals
  • Flexible Working Arrangements/Job sharing opportunities available
  • Play a key role in shaping the future of Junee Shire


Junee Shire Council are currently seeking a Communications and Marketing Coordinator to join their growing Planning and Community Development Department. You will have access to a team of highly skilled professionals who will inspire you and encourage you on your professional development journey.

This position is ideally suited to someone who is passionate about all things Events and Marketing. You will have the opportunity to use your creative flair to present ideas for events and a range of other initiatives to improve the community’s awareness of Junee Shire Council’s services and functions.

Reporting to the Director Planning and Community Development, you will play an integral role in driving the direction, innovation and content of Council’s public relations, marketing and communications activities.

As the Communications and Marketing Coordinator you will be responsible for:

  • Developing and maintaining information, communications and marketing materials and content to keep the community and staff informed on matters and events of community interest by utilising a range of channels and media.
  • Assisting in managing and promoting commercial and tourism activities across the Shire.
  • Building relationships and liaising with other organisations for the benefit of the Junee community
  • Attracting, coordinating and supporting volunteers to assist with running Council events.


To succeed in this position, you will possess:

  • Previous experience working in a Communications and/or Marketing position.  
  • Excellent computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Office.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders to develop creative ideas, curate and write content.
  • Applied knowledge of contemporary communication methods and trends, with a track record of using them to improve communication outcomes.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including researching, writing, editing, proofreading and presentation, adaptable to a range of projects and audiences.
  • Energetic, committed to achieving good results in a positive team 


Do you want to be part of an organisation that is challenging and rewarding? Are you passionate about serving our community? Do you think the Communication and Marketing Coordinator position with Junee Shire Council is for you? We want to hear from you!  

Please review the Candidate Success Profile, prior to submitting your application.  

Your application should include, Resume, Cover Letter, Statement Addressing Selection Criteria and all relevant Supporting Documentation.  

The Communications and Marketing Coordinator Candidate Success Profile is available by emailing 

Applications may be emailed confidentially to .

Applications for this position close on Friday 16 June at 5pm.