Why work for Council

Council provides competitive remuneration packages including attractive salaries, hours, employee benefits and training and development opportunities.

Employee Benefits

 Personal Development:

  • Induction programs
  • Formal training and development
  • Professional Study Assistance
  • Opportunity to act in more senior positions
  • Professional Development and networking opportunities
  • Individualised Performance Development Plans
  • Staff Recognition and Reward program
  • All Staff Day

Health and Wellbeing:

  • Annual on-site flu vaccination program
  • Work-life balance and family friendly working environment/conditions
  • Flexible leave and work arrangements, including consideration of job share options
  • Paid maternity, adoption and spousal leave
  • Prenatal leave
  • Flexible return to work options from parental leave
  • Employee Assistance program – free counselling and support
  • Opportunity to purchase additional leave (ie. 48/52 week annual leave)
  • Monthly RDO for full time indoor staff
  • Fortnightly RDO for full time outdoor staff
  • Active Social Club


Our Mission
The role Pyrenees Shire Council will take to achieve our vision is to:

  • provide quality road and built infrastructure for the community,
  • work with others to provide services to maintain the wellbeing of the community, and
  • operate an efficient, forward looking organisation.

 
Our Values 
Council has agreed Values that are embedded in the culture of Pyrenees Shire Council:

Service: Our citizens, community and service users are the focus of all our actions.
Accountability: We are responsible for our actions, which are open for review.
Innovation: We encourage and seek new ideas in finding solutions.
Teamwork: We share our skills, knowledge and experience as part of a team and work together towards achieving Council's goals.
Recognition: We promote the achievements and efforts of others.
Safety: We look after our environment and the welfare of others.
Integrity: We are open and honest and work to the best of our ability.
Respect: We acknowledge the opinions of others and their rights and differences.

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