Human Resources Officer

Job No: BARC105
Location: Barcaldine

The Opportunity

  • Opportunity to grow professionally and personally while developing key skills
  • Generous leave and salary entitlements
  • Supportive team committed to making a positive difference in our communities
  • Central West Queensland lifestyle

Overview: Exciting opportunity to grow and develop in your Human Resources career journey

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What's on Offer?

Location: This position is based in the Barcaldine Executive Office with Regional work and travel as required.

Wage: Up to $71,961 pa plus super and locality allowance - commencing salary will be commensurate with skills and experience

Hours of Work: The position is full-time and Council employees work 72.5 hours a fortnight with the option of spreading the hours to work a 9 day fortnight. We may also consider part-time and  job sharing arrangements.

Payment of Wages: Council employees are paid fortnightly

Leave: Five (5) weeks annual leave per annum + 17.5% loading. Fifteen (15) days Personal Leave (sick leave) per annum.

Equal Opportunity: Barcaldine Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer and all suitably qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.


The Position

As the successful applicant for this position you will be involved in a range of generalist Human Resources (HR) functions and administrative activities. The position works with staff and teams at all levels to ensure that Council’s HR policies, procedures and practices are implemented in line with our organisational values and Code of Conduct. With your growing skills you will provide advice, as well as coach and guide others on a range of employment related matters. You will also work closely with the Executive Support Coordinator to provide administrative support if required to the Executive team.

The position provides a great opportunity, a stepping stone, on which to start or develop your Human Resources career. A passion for helping people, attention to detail and a willingness to continually learn and grow are essential.


Classification and pay level are commensurate with knowledge and experience.


For Further Information and to Apply

If you would like to know more check out the position description, contact our Human Resources section on 07 4651 5614, or email

Applying is easy just fill in the questions below and submit your resume.


CLOSING DATE: Sunday, 13 June 2021 at 11:30 pm


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