Liverpool Plains Shire is a vibrant, dynamic and economically strong rural area located four hours north of Sydney and 45 minutes south of the regional centre of Tamworth. The region has a rich agricultural history and picturesque beauty encompassing the foothills of the Great Dividing Range and the sweeping expanse of the fertile Liverpool Plains. The area offers the opportunity for a true rural lifestyle in a friendly atmosphere with excellent transport links.

Serving a population of around 8,000 residents, Liverpool Plains Shire Council has an annual budget of approximately $25m and a staff of 132. Council offers a range of benefits to employees including a 9 day fortnight, training and study assistance.

Please make sure you read the Job Application Guide and address the appropriate selection criteria before submitting your application. Please be aware all contact details can be found within the position descriptions.

Liverpool Plains Shire Council is looking to employ a committed, enthusiastic and passionate individual to undertake a 2 year traineeship in the Environmental and Economic Development Services team.

For enquiries regarding the position please contact Alice Elsey, Senior Town Planner on 6746 4518.

For enquiries regarding the recruitment process contact Sophie Boyce, Human Resources Business Partner 6746 4502.



5:00pm, Monday 6th April 2020



Council is seeking an experienced and driven professional to join our team in the role of Works and Assets Manager (Engineering). The role functions within a Local Government operational works environment. This position provides the opportunity to experience the full range of functions within the civil engineering discipline. The role presents excellent opportunities for those looking to develop their career in local government.

Applicants must address all essential criteria addressed in the position description and provide a cover letter and resume supporting your application for the position.

Applications must be submitted via email to

For information on the recruitment process please contact Sophie Boyce, Human Resources Business Partner on (02) 6746 4502



5:00pm, Tuesday7 April 2020




Opening Hours

Monday to Friday:

8.30AM - 5.00PM

Sat to Sun: Closed

Public Holidays: Closed


Physical Address

60 Station Street

Quirindi NSW



Postal Address

PO Box 152

Quirindi NSW


Contact Details

Phone: 02 6746 1755

Fax: 02 6746 3255


After Hours Emergency: 02 6746 1755