Positions Vacant

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


Current Vacancies & EOI:

Expressions of Interest - George Town Placemaking Advisory Committee

An opportunity has arisen for a community member from within the municipality to join the George Town Placemaking Advisory Committee.

As a Special Committee of Council, the membership comprises a Council appointed representative and six (6) passionate individuals with a diverse range of skills, experience and backgrounds who give of their time and talent for the enhancement of their respective communities but also work collaboratively for the greater good of the whole region. 

If this sounds like you and if you have experience in one or more of the following areas we strongly encourage you to submit your expression of interest:

  • Arts & Culture
  • Architecture or Urban Design
  • Strategic Planning
  • Tourism
  • Economic Development

The Committee is an advisory group that makes recommendations to Council on matters relating to the enhancement of public spaces throughout the municipality.

Written expressions of interest are to be received by the Chairperson, George Town Council Placemaking Advisory Committee, PO Box 161 (16-18 Anne Street) George Town TAS 7253 or via email to placemaking@georgetown.tas.gov.au before 5.00pm Sunday, 5th July.

If you would like a copy of the Terms of Reference which includes information on selection criteria please contact Louise Dickenson, Executive Support & Governance Officer on 03 63828800.


Expressions of Interest - Artists and Designers Register Now

For future public art projects in the George Town Municipality

The George Town Placemaking Committee has a range of projects that, on behalf of the George Town Council, we are seeking to implement across the municipality. We would like to utilise the skills and experience of local artists who know the region well and have an attachment to, or affiliation with, our community and environment.

Some examples of the projects that the committee are considering include a whole of region art trail, street art including themed micro projects, sculptures, murals, 3D interactive paintings, notice boards, bespoke commissions such as recreational furniture, mosaics, carvings, topiary, painted bollards and so much more.

If you are a suitably qualified and inspired artist, an arts collectives or public art design team located within or associated with the George Town broader community with artistic ideas for the community and the demonstratable skills to deliver a project, we would love to hear from you!

We aim to collect a range of applicant details that will be drawn on over the next 24 months according to the specific project.

For all the information regarding this project






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