Careers @ Council

Wangaratta can make it happen - a vibrant, diverse and secure place to live.  While offering a blend of city and country life, you can live life at the perfect pace, balancing family and career aspirations in a progressive and caring community. 

Would you like to work in an organisation that is flexible, progressive, values people and offers competitive benefits and learning opportunities?

Do you strive for excellence through working together and consistently finding better ways to create and deliver quality services to the community?

If this sounds like you, we look forward to receiving your application and giving you the opportunity to join our progressive team.

Applications can be sent to Council electronically via email to

Please note: applicants must be legally entitled to work in Australia and have qualifications recognised in Australia as a prerequisite before applying.

Employment Opportunities

Current vacancies, when available, are listed here. If you require further information, please contact Human Resources at the Rural City of Wangaratta on (03) 5722 0888. Read more

A Career in Local Government

Local government is one of the largest employment sectors and has a diverse range of employment opportunities. Read more

Application Guidelines

This information is to be used only as a guide to assist you in the preparation of your application. Read more

Recruitment Process

What to expect throughout the recruitment process. Read more

Benefits of Working at the Rural City of Wangaratta

The Rural City of Wangaratta is a vibrant and progressive Council that values its employees and offers flexibility, learning and development opportunities and a healthy and safe working environment. As part of our commitment to employees, a number of benefits are available. Read more

Employment Programs

The Rural City of Wangaratta is proactive in attracting and retaining staff by offering a number of employment programs. Read more

Useful Links for Job Seekers

Here is a list of useful links for job seekers who wish to secure employment in or around the Rural City of Wangaratta. Read more