Working at Council

By working with us, you’ll play a vital role in providing high-level services and support to our ratepayers, residents and visitors throughout our beautiful region.

We offer all employees and volunteers an organisation with strong values, professional development opportunities, a fair and equitable workplace free from bullying and harassment, an employee assistance program, salary sacrificing benefits and social club membership.

There are a variety of career pathways to choose from in a diverse range of roles such as customer service officers, town planners, plant operators, parks and gardens and engineering. We offer flexible working arrangements with full-time, part-time and casual opportunities on offer, as well as varying traineeships available.

For volunteering opportunities in Community Services see below.

To apply for a position please contact Jo Wain on 1300 087 004 or to obtain a relevant position description. 

You must address the selection criteria and send your application with an up to date resume and cover letter to

Current vacancies

Manager Waste & Compliance Based in Moama Salary by Negotiation Superannuation Salary Sacrifice opportunities Full Private Leased-Back Council maintained Vehicle. 9-Day fortnight working arrangement The role of the Manager Waste…

Weeds Officer – based in Mathoura or Barham Commencement salary $61,759.78 p.a. + 10% Superannuation + 9 day fortnight The Biosecurity team at Murray River Council is seeking to employ…

Murray River Council is an equal opportunity employer. Manager Transport Services Position is based in Mathoura, however we offer flexible locations including Moama, Barham or Moulamein Exceptional role with capacity…