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Somerset... where lifestyle is the destination

Thank you for considering a career in local government with Team Somerset.

We offer many exciting and diverse jobs, whether you are starting a career or looking for further work experience.

To apply for a position with Council, download a copy of the Application Package for the position of interest and submit your most recent resume together with a cover letter outlining how your experience, qualifications, knowledge, and skills fit the requirements of the role.

Applications are to be submitted via email to in PDF or Microsoft Word format.  You will receive an automated email acknowledging receipt of your application.  If you are to progress to interview stage, Council will be in contact with you.

Should you require any further information or clarification regarding the position or the recruitment and selection process, please contact our Human Resources section on (07) 5424 4000.

Current Vacancies

Job Title Location Employment Type Closing Date
HR019 - Regulatory Services Officer Esk Temporary Full-Time 5pm Friday 29 September 2023
HR021 - Planning Officer Esk Permanent Full-Time 5pm Friday 13 October 2023
HR009 - Weed and Vegetation Control Operator Kilcoy Permanent Full-Time 5pm Friday 29 September 2023
HR037 - Weed and Vegetation Control Operator Esk Permanent Full-Time 5pm Friday 29 September 2023
HR007 - Business Adminstration Traineesehip Esk Temporary Full-Time 5pm Wednesday 4 October 2023
HR014A/24 - Parks and Facilities Superintendent Esk Permanent Full-Time 5pm, Monday 9 October 2023
HR015A/24 - Crew Leader(Ganger)/Mower Operator Esk Permanent Full-Time 5pm, Monday 9 October 2023


General Vacancies


Council accepts general applications for employment.  These applications are not considered for specific advertised vacancies, rather are kept on file for any casual or temporary positions that may become available.

A general application remains current for a period of 6 months.


General Vacancies Form

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Volunteer Applications


Visitor Information Centres

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Somerset Region Support Service

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