Manager of Works and Services

Shire of Cunderdin

The Shire of Cunderdin is a vibrant Wheatbelt country community that offers all the benefits of small town living (secure & family friendly), and within close proximity to the City.

The Shire of Cunderdin is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified person to fill the role of a Manager of Works and Services.

As Manager of Works and Services you will take overall responsibility for the organisations infrastructure requirements. You will foster a customer service focus, a positive team culture, a cohesive relationship with the Council and the community and provide a basis for efficient planning and delivery of services provided by the organisation.  You will develop and lead the goals and objectives of the Shires infrastructure as set out in integrated plans, budgets, and capital works programs. You will be accountable for the Shires human, financial and physical resources within the Works and Services Department.

Ideally, you will have experience in and have intimate knowledge of the workings of local government. Additionally, you will hold relevant tertiary qualifications (desirable) and have relevant senior management experience as well as a sound knowledge of road construction and maintenance and the outside operations of a rural or small Shire.

A performance based 3-year contract will be negotiated within the range of $124,541 to $141,566 inclusive of a cash component of $95,000 to $110,000.

Interested persons may obtain an Information & Selection Criteria Package by contacting Governance and Compliance Officer Kayla James on (08) 9635 2700 or email

The Information Package may be downloaded from the Shire of Cunderdin website or obtained at the Shire of Cunderdin Administration Office.

Applications close 4pm Wednesday 26 June 2019.

Please Note: Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify.  The successful applicant is required to obtain relevant Police checks, undergo a pre-employment medical and provide evidence of all claimed qualifications prior to commencing employment

For the Position Description, please click here



Casual Creditors Officer

Shire of Cunderdin

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and experienced community minded person to join the Shire of Cunderdin in the Administration Department as a Creditors Officer.

An attractive employment package is offered with a cash component of $47,683 pro-rata (based on Level 2-3 depending on experience) plus statutory benefits and other allowances in accordance with the Local Government Industry Award 2010 and Council Policies.

Interested candidates are requested to obtain a Position Description Application Package, available by contacting the Governance and Compliance Officer – Kayla James or visiting the Shire of Cunderdin Website

Applications must address the selection criteria stated within the package.

Applications close at 4pm Monday 17 June 2019.

For the position description, please click here