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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Labourer/Gardener Augathella

Council is seeking an enthusiastic and hard-working labourer  to ensure the efficient and effective maintenance of Council facilities within the Shire. The position is to provide labouring duties as required  within Murweh Shire.

Applications close:  4:00pm Thursday 25 November 2021


Water Truck Driver

The position is responsible for performing road maintenance, road construction and concrete/miscellaneous operations and carrying out labouring duties as directed.  

Applications close: midnight Friday 3 December 2021