Working for Council

Thank you for showing interest in employment with Murweh Shire Council. Council advertises vacancies as they arise, usually in the local press, social media and website. 

Murweh Shire Council serves a community of over 5000 people, and is the hub of South West Queensland. The community is a major tourism and commercial hub for the region, with excellent schools, shopping and facilities for families. Residents enjoy a relaxed lifestyle, there is a thriving community, and the main industries in the area include grazing, agriculture and tourism.


To apply for a job at Council, please include the folloiwng;

  • Provide a covering letter detailing how you meet the Selection Criteria or requirements of the position (as detailed in the position description).
  • Make sure you include the Cover Letter, Position Application form and Resume.

Email Council 

Augathella Town Ganger

Council is seeking an enthusiastic and hard-working ganger to ensure the efficient and effective operation of Council facilities within the Shire. The position is to manage a variety of duties as required by Council.

Applications Close: Midnight Monday 31 January 2022

Application Package

Water & Sewerage Supervisor

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced Water & Sewerage Supervisor to join our team. This position is responsible for providing technical support, assistance and advice to ensure the provision of quality water and sewerage services throughout the Shire.

Applications Close: Midnight Sunday 30 January 2022

Application Package

Tourism Guides Casual

There are currently opportunities available across our Tourism sector (Cosmos Centre, Planetarium, WWII Secret Base, Visitor Information Centre, Bilby Tour) in a variety of roles.  We are looking for people who want to provide tourists with a unique, friendly outback experience.  If this is you, please apply!

Applications Close: ongoing

Application Package

Cosmos Centre Coordinator

Murweh Shire seeks to appoint an experienced and motivated person to fill the role of Cosmos Centre Coordinator located in Charleville, South West Queensland.

Applications Close: 6 February 2022

Application Package

Mechanic (Diesel)

A position is available for a suitably qualified Mechanic (Diesel) to complete repairs and maintenance to all mechanical plant and equipment operated by Murweh Shire Council in conjunction with adopted works program requirements. 

Applications Close 6 February 2022

Application Package