At Brimbank City Council you'll be a member of a diverse and committed organisation. Whether it's as an engineer, town planner, accountant, youth worker, gardener, lifeguard, or librarian, we have jobs that are geared towards serving the community. Why not investigate the diverse, exciting, and rewarding employment opportunities at Brimbank?

We have some of the best working conditions available in Local Government including:

  • Highly competitive salaries;
  • Salary sacrificing;
  • Flexible working arrangements which support work/life balance;
  • A Corporate Training Program enabling you to participate in courses relating to Business Skills, Leadership and Management and Occupational Health Safety;
  • Lifestyle courses focusing on personal growth and development to assist staff to achieve a work/life balance; and 
  • Generous study support schemes.

Work Experience and Tertiary Placements
Work experience placements are only available to secondary school students (year 10). Placements are for one week (5 days) and are paid.

Tertiary placements are only available to students completing a tertiary course and is also required as part of their course. Tertiary placements are unpaid. Placements may be project or time based. 

Work experience/placement approval is subject to council staff availability, time, and work load constraints.

Complete the application form and send to for consideration.

Departments Who May Offer Work Experience
Contact to see if a department is available to offer placements.

Corporate Services

  • Asset Services
  • Revenue and Process Management
  • Information Management (IT & Record Management)
  • Procurement
  • Financial Services
  • Payroll

Governance & Community Relations

  • Governance
  • Media and Communications
  • Customer Service
  • People and Performance

City Development

  • Building and Development Compliance
  • City Compliance
  • Economic Development
  • City Planning
  • City Strategy

Infrastructure and Environment

  • Engineering Services
  • Environment
  • Parks, Waste and Fleets Services
  • Building Maintenance
  • Roads and Property Services
  • Urban Design

Community Wellbeing

  • Libraries
  • Arts and Cultural programs
  • Recreation and Leisure
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Youth Services
  • Community Transport and Aged and Disability Services
  • Social and Health Planning and Community Development
  • Community Grants
  • Neighbourhood Houses
  • Social Research and Policy Development

Our work experience objectives include:

  • Partnering with the community to foster learning, practical skill development, and understanding of Local Government
  • Opportunities for females to work in non-traditional roles to support our strategies and gender equity
  • Introducing students to Local Government career opportunities
  • Opportunities for diverse and disadvantaged people
  • Partnering with local secondary schools and tertiary institutions to foster placements.

Was this page useful?

(300 characters)

Type the characters you see in the picture below: (Required)

Back to Top
Languages for translation Chinese Cantonese Translation Sudanese Translation Dari Translation Karen Translation Spanish Translation Italian Translation Amharic Translation Arabic Translation Turkish Translation Macedonian Translation Greek Translation Vietnamese Translation Croatian translation