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Careers at Council

Grow your career and love the lifestyle...

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The Shoalhaven is “unique with its spectacular natural environment, growing population and robust economy” (Council’s Delivery Program and Operational Plan). It is a wonderful place to live, work, stay and play.

The Shoalhaven has a population of around 98,000, nearly 70% of the land area is national park, state forest or vacant land, comprises 19 major water catchments including rivers, bays, lakes and major creeks.

Shoalhaven City Council is a dynamic and progressive organisation serving a large and diverse community. The ideal place to combine professional challenge with a relaxed coastal lifestyle, encompasing the sea-side villages of Huskisson, Vincentia, Ulladulla and Mollymook, the Shoalhaven is located 2 hours South of Sydney and 1 hour South of Wollongong. Council supports flexibility in the workplace to cater for family and personal needs of their staff.

With over 1100 staff, Council provides the opportunity to work along side experts in their fields. From Building Surveying and Development Planners to Civil Engineers, Council offers current, and potential employees career advancement through additional training and mentoring from senior staff.

To view Council's current career offerings click on the link below. If you wish to apply for a position, click 'apply' or 'find out more' on the vacancy portal. If you are unsure about how to apply or the recruitment process click on the 'How to apply' or 'Recruitment process' in the left hand menu.


Click for current Vacancies


Visit the 'Work Experience' page to discover the opportunities available.

EEO & Diversity: Shoalhaven City Council values equity and diversity in the workplace. Our employees treat each other and members of the community with dignity and respect, regardless of characteristics such as sex, marital status, family responsibility or family status, race, religious commitment, age or impairment.