Positions Vacant at Council Positions Vacant at Council

When submitting applications for McKinlay Shire Council positions, please also fill in our Applicant Summary form.


Location: Julia Creek 
An exciting and challenging opportunity awaits a friendly and enthusiastic individual or couple to manage the Julia Creek Caravan Park.

The successful applicant will have a background in caravan park management and be knowledgeable in tourism in the local and surrounding area, they will independently manage the Caravan Park under the guidance of the Councils Community Services Team Leader. The Caravan Park currently provides the following facilities: 2x 2 bedroom self-contained cabins, 3x studio self-contained cabins, 4x 2 bed rooms, 30 powered sites, 6 different sections for unpowered sites, 2 amenity blocks (1 brand new), 4 spa facilities with 2 baths in each, free Wi-Fi, large camp kitchen, camp dinners Monday nights through the tourist season and a very peaceful area to relax for several nights, or longer!  Please visit www.jccaravanpark.com.au for more information about Julia Creek Caravan Park.

This is a contract position with a highly competitive negotiated remuneration package including housing, subject to experience and suitability. Position closes at 5:00pm Decmber 18th 2017. Click here for a position description.

Location: Julia Creek

The Project and Asset Administration Officer is responsible for performing the various administrative and assistant duties assigned within the Engineering and Regulatory Services Department of the organisation. This will include assisting the Project Manager with general administrative duties, records keeping and reviewing of all correspondence for the department.

The successful applicant will have well developed communication skills, the ability to work within a team environment, attention to detail, accurate data entry skills and will be able to efficiently manage their own time and coordinate with other staff when appropriate.

Position closes at 5:00pm Decmber 8th 2017.
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Location: McKinlay

Council is seeking a motivated and reliable Librarian/Tourism Officer to operate the McKinlay Library and McKinlay Centenary Museum.

The position will be based in the township of McKinlay. Hours of work will be four hours per week from October to March and 20 hours per week April to September.

The suitable applicant will be enthusiastic, have good organisational and communication skills and the ability to work unsupervised.

The selection panel is seeking an individual who has a sound knowledge, or is willing to develop an understanding of the McKinlay Shire and its history. Position open.

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Positions Vacant - Non Council Positions Vacant - Non Council

McKinlay Shire MPHS
Personal Care Assistant - Casual, Part-time, Traineeship.

Home Tutor/Governess/Nanny Positions 
Various positions depending on station requirements. Usually involves assisting in schooling and care of children on stations . Most positions are live in and accommodation, board and keep is usually provided. Most positions require past experience with children and/or teaching, Blue Card, drivers licence, senior first aid. Own vehichle is an advantage. For further vacancies click here or visit:

Health/ Nursing
The contact person for enquires is the HR Manager, Mount Isa Hospital on 07 4744 4814 or mtisarecruitment@health.qld.gov.au.

Thank you for interest in working in McKinlay Shire.