Current Employment Opportunities

Team Leader, Project Management & Waste Strategy

The Team Leader, Project Management and Waste Strategy works closely with a broad range of stakeholders to drive delivery of Council’s projects including strategic projects, capital works program and waste management strategy.

The successful candidate will have a qualification in civil engineering or project management with at least ten years relevant work experience. Prior experience working on infrastructure projects for the local government sector will be advantageous.

Team Leader, Project Management & Waste Strategy – Job Specification and Position Description

Team Leader, Project Management & Waste Strategy - Application Form

Enquiries should be directed to Dino De Paoli, Director Infrastructure Services on 6393 5340 or email dino.depaoli@mvc.tas.gov.au

To be considered for this position, applications must address the selection criteria in a maximum of three pages and include an application form, cover letter and resume.

Applications must be received by 5.00pm Monday 18 January 2021 and are to be addressed to Human Resources Officer, PO Box 102 Westbury, Tasmania, 7303 or emailed to recruitment@mvc.tas.gov.au


Health, Safety & Emergency Management Coordinator

The Health, Safety & Emergency Management Coordinator is responsible for leading the development and implementation of Council’s safety, risk and emergency management systems through the development of policies and procedures, incident reporting mechanisms and training. The role acts as Council’s Municipal Coordinator and is responsible for coordinating Emergency Management planning processes, control of emergency response and recovery operations. The role provides both strategic and operational advice across the organisation.

The successful candidate will have a qualification in health and safety, workers compensation or emergency management, or a related discipline, with more than 5 years relevant work experience.

Health, Safety & Emergency Management Coordinator – Job Specification and Position Description

Health, Safety & Emergency Management Coordinator – Application Form

Enquiries should be directed to Cassie Sheehan, Human Resources Officer on 6393 5338 or email cassie.sheehan@mvc.tas.gov.au

To be considered for this position, applications must address the selection criteria in a maximum of two pages and include an application form, cover letter and resume.

Applications must be received by 5.00pm Monday 18 January 2021 and are to be addressed to Human Resources Officer, PO Box 102, Westbury, Tasmania, 7303 or emailed to recruitment@mvc.tas.gov.au


Manager, Community Programs

The Manager, Community Programs works across the organisation to facilitate key outcomes relating to community facilities and leases, festivals and events, community support and participation, community grants and support, and community consultation and development. The Manager, Community Programs provides leadership and oversight to the Great Western Tiers Visitor Centre, including a museum and volunteers.

The Manager, Community Programs will work with a range of community and businesses organisations and people to design, deliver and support community participation and wellbeing. A key element of the role will be administering the community grants and events programs.

The successful candidate will bring a creative and innovative approach as well as strong leadership, communication, strategic thinking and influencing skills. Demonstrated experience working in a state or local government environment will be favourably regarded.

Manager, Community Programs – Job Specification and Position Description

Manager, Community Programs – Application Form

Enquiries should be directed to John Jordan, General Manager on 03 6393 5317.

To be considered for this position, applications must address the selection criteria in a maximum of two pages and include an application form, cover letter and resume.

Applications must be received by 5.00pm Monday 18 January 2021 and are to be addressed to Human Resources Officer, PO Box 102, Westbury, Tasmania, 7303 or emailed to recruitment@mvc.tas.gov.au


Graduate Civil Engineer

The Graduate Civil Engineer is responsible for the preparation of design drawings, specifications, and project plans relating to civil engineering work for both construction and maintenance of Council infrastructure (including roads, footpaths, bridges and storm water drainage) which is directed by Council’s Asset Management Strategy. The Graduate Civil Engineer works closely with other Officers in the Engineering Team in delivering engineering solutions which best serve Council and the community.

The successful candidate will have completed a bachelor degree in civil engineering.

Graduate Civil Engineer – Job Specification and Position Description

Graduate Civil Engineer – Application Form

All enquiries should be directed to Jarred Allen, Team Leader Engineering on 6393 5300 or email jarred.allen@mvc.tas.gov.au

To be considered for this position, applications must address the selection criteria in a maximum of two pages and include an application form, cover letter and resume.

Applications must be received by 5.00pm Monday 18 January 2021 and are to be addressed to Human Resources Officer, PO Box 102 Westbury, Tasmania, 7303 or emailed to recruitment@mvc.tas.gov.au


Graduate Environmental Health Officer

The Graduate Environmental Health Officer works closely with the Team Leader, Environmental Health & Regulation to complete a range of functions required to ensure environmental health requirements are met under the relevant legislation.

The successful candidate will have completed an advanced diploma or degree level qualification in environmental health.

Graduate Environmental Health Officer – Job Specification and Position Description

Graduate Environmental Health Officer– Application Form

All enquiries should be directed to Krista Palfreyman, Director Development & Regulatory Services on 6393 5322 or email krista.palfreyman@mvc.tas.gov.au.

To be considered for this position, applications must address the selection criteria in a maximum of two pages and include an application form, cover letter and resume.

Applications must be received by 5.00pm Monday 18 January 2021 and are to be addressed to Human Resources Officer, PO Box 102 Westbury, Tasmania, 7303 or emailed to recruitment@mvc.tas.gov.au