Careers at Council

Careers at Council

If you want to be part of a progressive and passionate organisation committed to making the City of Whyalla a great place to live, work and relax, then joining the Whyalla City Council is the right career move for you.

When you join our team, you’ll make a difference and help shape the City's future.

The Whyalla City Council has over 150 employees working across the City in a diverse range of roles and careers. Whether you are interested in outdoor work, engineering, childcare, environmental health, administration, management or a host of other vocations, you can find the right role for you.

Your career of choice will be enhanced by opportunities that you will find rewarding.  Our work environment enables you to reach your potential and learn and grow with our City and community.

For further information on our opportunities, please contact Council’s People and Culture Team on 08 8640 3444 or email

Click here to view our current employment opportunities

Our values

Our values guide the way we interact with each other and our customers, as well as the decisions that we make on a daily basis.  We stand by and embrace our core values in delivering every one of our services: We Care, We Work Together, We are Committed and We Own It.


Click here to download our Values Framework.

Our services

As a multifunctional regional Council we manage Childcare services, Library, Airport, Cemetery, Crematorium, Infrastructure and recreational facilities including a Visitor Information Centre.

We are a progressive Council, committed to the pursuit of excellence and are always looking for opportunities to improve the quality of life for our community, now and into the future.

Our key services include:

Council services

A welcoming and inclusive workplace

The Whyalla City Council recognises that our people are our greatest asset.  We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce that is highly engaged and capable of delivering our vision for the City of Whyalla.

We are committed to building staff capability through training and development aimed at ensuring our staff have what they need to be successful in their role.

We thrive in an environment that is welcoming, inclusive and safe.  Council is committed to providing a positive, and supportive workplace.

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