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.

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Engineering Technical Officer

The Technical Officer will work within the Engineering Section and be responsible for providing technical assistance and advice.

Applications close: midnight Sunday 17 July 2022

Application Package

Ganger - Road Construction Job Truck

Council is seeking an enthusiastic and hard-working ganger to ensure the efficient and effective operation of planning and managing day to day activities of work teams and resources within the Shire.

Applications Close: Midnight Monday 4 July 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

Casual Positions - Multiskilled Operator / Labourer / Truck Driver

Expressions of interest out for Casual Multiskilled Operators, Labourers and Truck Drivers. These positions are responsible for performing road maintenance, road construction and miscellaneous operations and carrying out labouring duties as directed.

To apply for this role: Email your response, Position Application Form and Resume to recruitment@murweh.qld.gov.au

Applications Close: Ongoing

Application Package