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

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


Tertiary Placements
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 WorkExperience@Brimbank.vic.gov.au for consideration.


Engineering Student Placements
Engineering Services has a yearly work placement program which is advertised every September/October. Placements are open to students who are undertaking a minimum second year degree in Civil Engineering.

The work placement program will be advertised on our e-recruit website. We undertake a formal recruitment process. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed. Two positions are offered.

The program involves paid fulltime employment of 12 weeks between November and February.

Unfortunately,we're unable to take on volunteers. We look forward to receiving your application.

For further enquiries contact the Engineering Service Office Coordinator on 9249 4438 or engineering@brimbank.vic.gov.au.


Council Departments Who May Offer Work Experience/Placements
Contact WorkExperience@Brimbank.vic.gov.au to see if a department is available to offer placements.

 

Corporate and Community Relations

  • Governance
  • Media and Communications
  • Information Management (IT & Record Management)
    • Customer Service
  • People and Performance
  • Financial Services
  • Procurement and Tendering
  • Revenue and Process Management

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
  • Asset Services

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


Objectives
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.

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