Career Start – School Based Traineeships, Traineeships and Apprenticeships

Gwydir Shire Council introduces the Gwydir Career Start Initiative, providing an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in paid employment in a Local Government environment while studying to obtain a trade qualification.

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School based traineeships are available in Tourism, Carpentry, Mechanical and Gardening
Job Description – Tourism;    JD – Carpenter;    JD – Mechanic Wlda;  JD – Gardener Wlda;

Traineeships are available in Information Services, Records and Library Services
JD – Information Services Trainee    l    JD – Library Services Trainee    l

Apprenticeships are available for a Mechanic in Bingara and Warialda
Download Apprentice Mechanic Position Description

Casual Labourers

As part of the Federal Government Drought Funding, Gwydir Shire Council would like to invite those affected by the drought to apply for a number of casual labouring positions.

This is a perfect opportunity to join the Council’s diverse, multi-skilled workforce and assist with the delivery of various community works projects. As a casual labourer, you will be an energetic, motivated person who enjoys manual duties. All labouring positions involve multi-skilling and the interchange of duties when and where required.

To apply, complete the Expression of Interest Form and email it to or drop it off at the Warialda Office
(02) 6729 3000 or Bingara Office (02) 6724 2000.
Drought Funding Casual Labourer_Application Form
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