Positions Vacant

Are you looking for a new career with George Town Council?

George Town Council offers employment in a diverse range of areas from Parks/Gardens, Work Crews, Building Surveying, Town Planning, Finance, Administration, to name just a few. This diversity means there’s a job to suit just about everyone’s personal tastes!

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Current Vacancy:

 Town Planner

(Full time/Part-Time)

As a key member of the Community and Development Services Team you will provide technical advice in the coordination and processing of a range of development applications (including those of a complex nature) within the George Town Municipality in accordance with Council’s Planning Scheme, planning policies and relevant legislation.

As Town Planner you will provide effective and efficient development assessment and high-quality planning and customer service outcomes.

You possess exceptional leadership and communications skills, have a professional attitude, well developed negotiation skills and the ability to meet tight deadlines.

Download a copy of the Position Description, employment application form .  Further information can be sourced from the HR and WHS Consultant by phoning 0438 632 338.

Applications should be received at Council by Monday 27 August 2018.

 

Assistant Accountant
(Full Time/ Part-Time)

Working with the Corporate Services and Finance Team you will provide accounting support to the Team Leader, and other functions within Council.

You pride yourself in providing accurate and timely reporting to internal and external stakeholders and assist in ensuring that Council meets compliance requirements.  This will include performance of, or assistance with, while other team members are on leave, processing of payroll, accounts payable and receivable, asset accounting, cash flow management, rates modelling and processing, FBT and BAS returns, systems maintenance, grant acquittals and a range of reconciliations.

Your ability to perform this role is supported by professional qualifications, (Degree or Diploma) along with relevant work experience.

 Excellent communication skills are essential as you will be interacting with a variety of Officers and stakeholders. Prior experience in a similar accounting role is also beneficial.

 George Town is located in an area supported by strong industries and a skilled labour force with a population of 6906.  It is an accessible and affordable town, provides country or coastal living with excellent medical facilities, schools and shopping.  It has great access to recreation, heritage and the natural environment and is located 50km North of Launceston and only 45 minutes from the Launceston Airport.

Download a copy of the Position Description, employment application form .  Further information can be sourced from the HR and WHS Consultant by phoning 0438 632 338.

 Applications should be received at Council by Monday 27 August 2018.



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