Employment Opportunities

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Thank you for your interest in joining our team ​

To apply -

Review the Position Description and Key Selection Criteria (KSC)

Respond to the KSC - tell us how your knowledge, skills, experience and qualifications meet the requirements of the role

Submit your application (resume and KSC responses) to Council by the closing date​

  • Online (via the "apply here" link at the bottom of the listed vacancy)

  • Post (PO Box 620, Roma, Qld  4455)

  • In-person (at any Customer Service Centre across the Region)

Our preference is for applications to be submitted online as it enables us to immediately confirm that your application has been received.

If you are submitting you application by post or in-person, you will need to include an Application Cover Sheet.

Your application is your introduction to Council. Please provide information that is relevant and outlines your ability to perform the role and how you will contribute to our team.

​​​​Our Current Vacancies​​​​​
​​ ​EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
About​​Maranoa Regional Council services an area of 58,834.5 square kilometres with a population of 13,800 residents. Located in rural south-west Queensland approximately 480 kilometres west of Brisbane, the Maranoa region is one of Queensland's most dynamic regional communities and is a gateway to the outback.
With mulitiple worksite locations,Council has a diverse range of career opportunities throughout the organisation, Expressions of Interest are welcomed from applicants for the following positions that may be advertised.
  • ​Administrative 
  • Field (Plant Operator / Labourers)
  • IT (Technical Officer GIS / CAD)
  • Corporate Communications 
  • Community Safety (Animal Control)
  • Facilities & Environmental Services
  • Airports & Quarry / Quarry Pits
  • Water, Sewerage & Gas
  • Maintenance Delivery & Works / Construction 
  • Economic & Community Development 
  • Saleyards / Tourism ​
​Location​Across the Maranoa
​SalaryAs per Award & EBA classifications & contracts​
HoursFull-time, part-time and casual​
Key Selection CriteriaPlease attach a covering letter outlining the position you are interested in, highlighting your current experience skills.
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​Trainee - Business Administration​ ​
​​ReferenceSF20/196
About​This role provides professional work experience aligned to the business administration course while contributing to the delivery of required service level standards for Council's Customer Service, Library and Tourism teams.
LocationSurat
SalaryAs per the Training Wage Award - State 2012
Hours​36.25 hours per week ​
TypeFull-time (Fixed-term 12 Months)
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 7 December 2020
Information KitClick Here​​​​​​
Position DescriptionClick Here​​​​​​​​​​​
Expression of
Interest Form
Click Here
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​​Trainee - Automotive Services​ ​
ReferenceSF20/197
About​​This role provides professional work experience aligned to the automotive course while contributing to the delivery of required service level standards for Council's Plant & Workshop teams.
LocationMitchell
SalaryAs per the Training Wage Award - State 2012
Hours​38 hours per week ​
TypeFull-time (Fixed-term 12 Months)
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 7 December 2020
Information KitClick Here​​​​​​​​
Position DescriptionClick Here​​​​​​​​​​​​
Expression of
Interest Form
​Click Here​
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Trainee - Horticulture​ ​
ReferenceSF20/194
About​This role provides professional work experience aligned to the horticulture course while contributing to the delivery of required service level standards for Council's Facilities and Maintenance Departments. 
LocationRoma
Salary​As per the Training Wage Award - State 2012
Hours38 hours per week
TypeFull-time (Fixed-term 12 Months)
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 7 December 2020
Information KitClick Here​​​​​​​
Position DescriptionClick Here​​​​​​​​​​​​
Expression of
Interest Form
Click Here​
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Trainee - Waste Management​ ​
Reference​​SF20/195
​​About​ ​This role provides professional work experience aligned to the waste management course while contributing to the delivery of required service level standards for Council's Environment, Health & Waste team. 
LocationRoma
SalaryAs per the Training Wage Award - State 2012
Hours​38 hours per week
TypeFull-time (Fixed-term​ 12 Months)
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 7 December 2020
Information KitClick Here​​​​​​​
Position DescriptionClick Here​​​​​​​​​​​
Expression of
Interest Form
​Click Here​​​​
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Apprentice Mechanic​ ​
Reference​​​SF20/200
About​This role provides professional work experience aligned to the automotive course while contirbutuing to the delivery of required service level standards for Council's Plant & Workshop teams. 
Location​Yuleba
SalaryAs per Queensland Local Government Industry (Stream C) Award - State 2017
Hours​38 hours per week
TypeFull-time (Fixed-term nominal 4 years)
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 7 December 2020
Application Package​Click Here
Position DescriptionClick Here
Application FormClick Here​
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Operations Manager - Enterprise Risk
Reference​SF20/0121
About​We are seeking an experienced enterprise risk professional to operationally lead Council’s Enterprise Risk team; and develop, implement, and continually improve Council’s management systems and Integrated Maranoa Management System (IMMS) across all areas of Council.
Location​Roma
Salary​$108K per annum (inclusive of additional payments and allowances), plus superannuation  
Hours36.25 hours per week
Type​Full-time 
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 14 December 2020
Application PackageClick Here
Position Description​Click Here
Application FormClick Here
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Marketing and Communications Officer
Reference​SF20/214
AboutTo utilise a variety of communication tools and methods to effectively reach Council’s target audiences – including but not limited to media releases, e-newsletters, print, radio and online platforms. The Marketing and Communications Officer will provide timely, relevant, accurate and consistent information and tailor the communications to the needs and preferences of Council’s communities and stakeholders.
Location​Roma
Salary​$64K gross per annum, plus superannuation and allowances
Hours36.25 hours per week
Type​Full-time (Fixed-term until August 2021)​
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 14 December 2020
Application Package​Click Here​
Position Description​Click Here​
Application FormClick Here
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Marketing and Communications Officer
Reference​SF20/215​
AboutTo utilise a variety of communication tools and methods to effectively reach Council’s target audiences – including but not limited to media releases, e-newsletters, print, radio and online platforms. The Marketing and Communications Officer will provide timely, relevant, accurate and consistent information and tailor the communications to the needs and preferences of Council’s communities and stakeholders.
Location​Roma
Salary​$64K gross per annum, plus superannuation and allowances
Hours36.25 hours per week
Type​Full-time 
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 14 December 2020
Application Package​Click Here​
Position Description​Click Here​​
Application FormClick Here
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Multi-Skilled Plant Operator / Labourer (Leading Hand)
Reference​SF20/193
AboutTo construct and/or maintain Council’s road network and other assets to required service level standards. Working in a team environment, you will operate a range of plant (such as Roller, Excavator, Loader, Backhoe, Skidsteer) and provide labour support as required.
Location​Roma
Salary​$56K gross per annum, plus superannuation and allowances
Hours38 hours per week
Type​Full-time 
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 21 December 2020
Application PackageClick Here​
Position DescriptionClick Here​​​
Application Form​​Click Here​
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Plant Operator / Labourer
Reference​SF20/172
AboutTo contribute to the maintenance of Council’s road network and other assets to meet required service level standards. Working in a team environment, you will operate a range of plant (particularly a Roller) and provide labour support as required.
Location​Roma
Salary​$54K gross per annum, plus superannuation and allowances
Hours38 hours per week
Type​Full-time 
Closing Date5:00pm Monday, 21 December 2020
Application Package​Click Here​
Position Description​Click Here​​​
Application FormClick Here​
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