Work with us

The Huon Valley is a vibrant, rural community just 30 minutes south of Hobart.

The Council employs more than 160 people across a wide range of professions including childcare, construction and maintenance, healthcare, recreation, tourism as well as a wide range of administrative, professional and executive positions.

Whatever your career or passion, we offer a professional and progressive environment designed to take your career to the next level.

Current Vacancies

We maintain a list of current vacancies online. You can apply for any of the vacancies via this website – you will need to complete the form and documentation to confirm your application.

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General application

Huon Valley Council welcomes general applications. If the current vacancies listed do not match your interest, you can send your resume to recruitment@huonvalley.tas.gov.au and your application will be kept on file for a period of three months. If a vacancy arises that matches your skill set and experience, your application will be considered.

Professionals Register

We often require professionals to assist with short term projects in areas such as engineering, architecture, graphic design, finance and IT. If you are a local professional interested in undertaking short term projects for the Council, please forward a cover letter and your resume or portfolio to recruitment@huonvalley.tas.gov.au

Employment information package

Statement of Commitment

The Huon Valley Council is committed to equity of opportunity for all employees, elected members and contracted staff. The selection of candidates is made with impartiality and without discrimination or regard for gender. All Council policies undergo continual review to ensure they promote equitable treatment of staff and support a work environment that values all staff.