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Support Officer (Engineering)

Moree Plains Shire Council is seeking a highly motivated individual to join the Engineering Services Department.

  • Permanent full time – 35 hours per week
  • Location- Moree 
  • Attractive Salary starting at $52,348 (PLUS Superannuation) depending on qualifications and experience 
  • Salary packaging Options
  • Rostered day off every 3 weeks - an extra 17 days off a year!


The Support Officer (Engineering) will be required to provide a high-quality level of customer service and contribute to the overall effectiveness of the Engineering Department by releasing the technical staff from administrative tasks and ensuring speedy response times.

Salary and conditions will be in accordance with the Local Government (State) Award 2020.

Further details about the role can be found in the Position Description.


Council is looking for someone who has the following qualities, experience and/or qualifications: 

  • Certificate III Business/Office Administration or equivalent
  • WH&S General Construction and Induction card
  • Current NSW Class C Driver Licence (Manual)
  • Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to exercise judgement and clarity in prioritising issues.
  • Relevant work experience in an office environment assisting in providing preparation of correspondence, reports and minutes.
  • Excellent communication skills, together with a strong customer relations focus.

Experienced applicants who do not hold this qualification may be considered and are still encouraged to apply however must commit to gaining the qualification upon commencement.


To apply, please visit and address the selection criteria.  All applications must be made online only.  

To maximise your chance of gaining an interview for this position, it is important that you address the essential and desirable criteria. To find out more, please read Moree Plains Shire Council's guidelines & Checklist for job applicants. 

This position closes at 4.00pm Wednesday 20th July 2022.

Further information regarding the online application process may be obtained by contacting Council’s Human Resources Team on (02) 67 573 234 or via email [email protected]

Our commitment to safety:

Moree Plains Shire Council is committed to safety. A pre-employment health check and a three-month probationary period apply to all positions. All employees are subject to drug and alcohol screening at the pre-employment health screening and random testing will occur throughout the probationary period.

Moree Plains Shire Council requires all staff to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and you will be required to provide evidence of your vaccination status at the pre-employment health screening and if attending an interview.  Applicants with Contra Medical Indications which are NSW Health Certified will be considered based on inherent requirements of the role.

Moree Plains Shire Council is committed to the principles and practices of Equal Employment Opportunity and Cultural Diversity.

Closed 21 days ago
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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering, Engineering Aerospace Aeronautical, Engineering Chemical

  • Locations:

    New South Wales,

  • Closing Date:21st Jul 2022, 12:00 am


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