Employment Vacancies

Vacant Positions


Executive Assistant

(Level 5.1 – $58,526.49 pa)

 The Shire of Kojonup is looking for a suitable person to join its Executive & Governance team in the position of Executive Assistant.

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Providing confidential administrative and secretarial support to the Chief Executive Officer, Executive Managers and Shire President;
  • Preparation, editing and formatting of Council Agendas and Minutes and other Shire documents; and
  • Coordinating advertising/media requirements.

Time management, a personable nature, high work ethic and the desire to work as part of a close knit team are attributes required for this challenging but rewarding position.

This full time position is offered in accordance with the All of Staff Agreement 2011 and the Local Government Officer’s Award (WA).

Applications are to be addressed to the undersigned and close on Thursday, 14 December 2017 at 12:00pm. To obtain a copy of the information package please see below link. For further information about the position, contact the undersigned via email ceo@kojonup.wa.gov.au or telephone (08) 9831 2400.

Rick Mitchell-Collins

Chief Executive Officer

Click here for the Executive Assistant – Information Package.

Please read the Information Package carefully and follow instructions when submitting your application! Applications submitted without a resume, cover letter and document addressing the Selection Criteria (found in the PD) will not be considered.



Chemical Applicator / Plant Operator

(Level 4-4A $26.51 – $27.03 per hour)

The Shire of Kojonup is looking for a suitable candidate to join the Outside Works Crew as a Chemical Applicator/Plant Operator.

Time management, high work ethic and the desire to work as part of a team is required. Candidates need to have an understanding of workplace health and safety.  All positions will involve physical labour and candidates will need to demonstrate a reasonable level of personal fitness.

This fulltime position is offered on a permanent basis. Salary and conditions will be in accordance with the Local Government Industry Award 2010 and the All of Staff Agreement 2011. The final offer will be dependent on the successful applicant’s level of experience and qualifications.

To apply for this position please download the Information Package as per below link. For further information about the positions, please contact Craig McVee, Manager of Works Services on 0427 427 854.

Applications must be received on or before Thursday, 1 February 2018 by 4:00pm.

Rick Mitchell-Collins

Chief Executive Officer


Click here for the Information Package for the Chemical Applicator / Plant Operator position.