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Employment

The City of Port Adelaide Enfield is a thriving, busy city where business, industry and tourism are flourishing. Development is bringing new life to the region and with it a diversity of backgrounds and cultures. We are widely recognised as an Employer of Choice: we are committed to providing professional development opportunities, family friendly policies, and a safe workplace environment for our motivated and enthusiastic employees.

The City of Port Adelaide Enfield is committed to attracting people with the necessary skills and attributes and retaining them through ensuring a safe work environment, responsive and competitive workplace arrangements and attractive remuneration. We are committed to providing professional development opportunities, family friendly policies, and a safe workplace environment for our motivated and enthusiastic employees.

 

Careers Opportunities in Local Government 

Careers in local government cover a wide range of roles including professional roles requiring tertiary studies, clerical and administrative support opportunities, and light industrial roles for outdoor employees and tradespersons. Career opportunities in Local Government include but are not limited to:

Administration and Governance Finance
Animal Management Horticulture (Parks & Gardens)
Communications and Marketing Human Resources
Community and Environmental Health Information Technology
Community Services and Development Library Services
Customer Service Planning and Building
Engineering Policy and Strategic Development
Environmental Programs Recreation Services

 

Visit the Shape Your World with a Career in Local Government website to find out more details about these and other career opportunities in Local Government.

Benefits of working with us

Some of the benefits of working at the City of Port Adelaide Enfield include:

  • Parental Leave including paid parental leave for eligible staff
  • Career Development including study assistance and training, secondment and higher duties opportunities
  • Salary Sacrifice opportunities including superannuation, motor vehicles and other options as approved by the Australian Taxation Office
  • Rostered Days Off for the majority of employees
  • Ability to purchase Leave
  • Employee assistance program
  • Ability to access pro rata Long Service Leave after seven years of continuous service
  • Annual Leave Loading
  • Journey injury insurance
  • Car parking
  • Active Social Club
  • Commitment to work-life balance in the workplace and preferred meeting times between 9.00 am and 4.00 pm where possible
  • Commitment to promoting the benefits of a healthy lifestyle by providing:
    • employee counselling service
    • smoking rehabilitation
    • health assessments
    • skin cancer screening
    • weight and fitness management program

View our Workplace Agreements for more information on working conditions at the City of Port Adelaide Enfield.