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The Mount Barker District Council is an exciting place to work and live. The community is growing at a rate of 400 dwellings and 1000 new residents per year.

An easy commute, a location in close proximity to conveniences and beautiful environments, free parking and the opportunity to get involved and make a difference at one of the fastest growing Councils in South Australia.

Council provides excellent working conditions and values and rewards high performance.  We aim to attract and retain the best people to work for us by:

Organisation Chart - January 2020

Work Experience

Please complete the following application form and forward to the People and Culture Department.

Work Experience Application Form

Applying for a position

All vacant positions are listed below and to apply for a position view the item and follow the link to apply.

Job applications must be clear and concise, directly relating to the position applied for. You are to include:

  • a short resume including the name and telephone number of two work referees (people who have directly supervised you or have knowledge of your capacity to perform the duties of the advertised position) and;
  • a covering letter detailing your strengths that will add value to the role as outlined in the position description.

The selection process is conducted in accordance with the merit principle and equal employment opportunity. All applications will be considered based on the essential and desirable requirements of the position.

Employment Opportunities

Senior Development Engineer - Full Time Permanent Role - Applications close 5pm 26 January 2022

Finance Business Partner - Full Time Permanent Role - Applications close 5pm 31 January 2022

Senior Revenue Officer - Full Time Permanent Role - Applications close 5pm 7 February 2022

Accounts Officer - Full Time Permanent Role - Applications close 5pm 7 February 2022

Work, Health and Safety - 2 roles - Recruitment via Perks