Careers

Careers

About us

We’re a workplace that understands your values.

We’re committed to supporting you professionally and personally by offering a range of staff amenities and benefits.

We work in three areas – Community and corporate, infrastructure and development, and strategy and economy.

We’re a small local government – our team includes over 100 people from all walks of life, with different goals, experiences, and perspectives

A career with the Shire of Capel is about more than just local government. You’ll have our backing to develop and our encouragement to explore, realise and apply your potential.


Why work with us

Flexibility

We try to suit the needs of each individual with rostered days off and other great leave entitlements.

Allowances

Access to salary packaging and other allowances.

Employee assistance

We want you to look after your mental wellbeing so we’re providing access to free counselling sessions.

Development

Access paid study assistance and on-site training and development. 

Staff deals

Improve your financial wellbeing with ANZ@WORK or save with exclusive benefits from HBF, Medibank and NIB.

Wellbeing

Access a range of wellbeing programs including free health checks, skin checks and discounted flu injections.


What we stand for

Vision

A lifestyle of choice, where we work together to achieve a positive future: economically, socially and environmentally

Mission

Facilitating our community’s choices by:

  1. Bringing the community together and creating opportunities
  2. Enhancing local places and helping the community enjoy positive lifestyles.


Our values

Our values shape the way we work every day. They’re what we stand for and shape how we deliver our purpose and vision.

Respect
We are respectful in all that we do, and all interactions we have, while being inclusive and mindful of difference

Teamwork
We are cooperative,
collaborative and united while working towards common goals of our Shire



Empathy
We are kind and show understanding of peoples circumstances, perspectives and differences.



Accountability
We are transparent in all that we do, and stay true to our word by taking responsibility for our actions.

Honesty
We are truthful, trustworthy and genuine in all that we say and do.


We’re here to help

Have a question? Speak with someone from the team today.