Convenience & Flexibility

Local Government Appointments offers you a complete range of services to meet your short-term employment needs. You can…

  • Get assistance when permanent staff are on leave
  • Hire people for special projects and works programs when YOU need them
  • Reserve people for upcoming projects and vacancies
  • Trial employees without committing to permanent employment.

Immediate Response

You get an immediate response on the availability of personnel in over 30 Local Government employment streams.

With Australia’s largest database of Local Government employees, we have people ready for work within Management, Human Resources, Finance, Information Technology, Town Planning, Engineering, Building, Corporate and Community Services,  Environmental Health, Communications,  Local Laws / Enforcement, Roadworks, Administration, Governance, Water / Waste Water, Waste Management, Civil Works, Trades and Parks and Gardens.

State-wide Coverage

Regional and remote area authorities can receive the same standard of professional recruitment services as their metropolitan counterparts. You will find that Local Government Appointments has experienced Local Government Staff eager to take temporary positions in regional and remote areas.


Our temporary employees are employed directly by Local Government Appointments and we manage all human resource and payroll inquiries / issues. Whilst undertaking an assignment our employee is covered for:

  • Superannuation
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Public liability
  • Professional indemnity (if applicable)
  • Payroll tax (if applicable).

Peace of Mind

You have peace of mind knowing that you are dealing with “People who Know Local Government”.

Local Government Appointments employees are…

  • Experienced in Local Government
  • Screened for their suitability to meet Council’s needs
  • Referenced checked with recent relevant referees
  • Appropriately qualified
  • Licensed to carry out required tasks
  • Have completed a general Work Health and Safety Induction.

The Local Government Appointments Group believes more in quality than quantity and we are focused on placing temporary personnel who are not only experienced but who will positively represent your Council’s image in the community.

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Career Seekers

We cover the full range of Council activities from executive management to technical, office and field based positions. Register with us for any permanent and temporary positions.

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