The Shire of Murrindindi is a local government area in the Hume region of Victoria, Australia, located in the north-east part of the state. It covers an area of 3,880 square kilometres (1,500 sq mi) and, in June 2018, had a population of 14,478. It includes the towns of Alexandra, Buxton, Eildon, Flowerdale, Kinglake, Marysville, Molesworth, Strath Creek, Taggerty, Yarck and Yea. It was formed in 1994 from the amalgamation of the Shire of Alexandra, Shire of Yea, and parts of the Shire of Broadford, Shire of Eltham, Shire of Euroa, Shire of Healesville and City of Whittlesea.

The Shire is governed by the Murrindindi Shire Council; its seat of local government and administrative centre is located at the council headquarters in Alexandra, it also has service centres located in Kinglake and Yea. The Shire is named after the locality of Murrindindi, which is located near the geographical centre of the LGA.

Parts of Murrindindi were badly affected by the 2009 Victorian bushfires, notably the towns of Marysville and Kinglake. In total, 106 people lost their lives across the Shire including 38 in Kinglake and 34 in Marysville.

Murrindindi Shire Council Murrindindi VIC, Australia
12 Apr, 2021
Part time
Reference Number: SF/3959 Job Type: Part Time Package: Band 4 - Multiple Positions Murrindindi Shire Council is seeking talented and motivated individuals to join our customer and library service team (including Council’s Customer Contact Centre). As the first point of contact with Council’s customers, you will be keen to find solutions and handle enquiries from beginning to end. You will be an active listener, have a positive ‘can-do’ attitude and be able to provide prompt and friendly customer service for the full range of Council and Library Services. You will also have excellent teamwork skills, good administration and cash handling skills, plenty of experience with computers and be adept at using various software packages (including the full MS Office suite). We are looking for people with experience in delivering exceptional customer service. If you think you know the difference between serving customers and delighting customers with...
Murrindindi Shire Council Murrindindi VIC, Australia
29 Mar, 2021
Full time
Reference Number : SF/3957 Job Type : Full Time Package : Band 7 Do you value connecting with customers and delivering a quality customer experience? Are you innovative and motivating? Are you system-savvy and love using data to support change? If you answered “yes, yes, yes” – we’d like to talk to you. Murrindindi Shire Council is looking for a Customer Service Coordinator who can help us continue our ‘Customer First’ journey, so we ensure our customers are at the centre of all our interactions and processes. We are looking for a person who is not only skilled and experienced in the delivery of great customer service but who can also recruit, train and motivate those around them to do the same. The successful applicant will have highly developed ‘soft’ skills to ensure they work collaboratively with our customers and our staff. They will also have demonstrated their ability to lead a dynamic team, actively work to...
Murrindindi Shire Council Remote
15 Mar, 2021
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity
Reference Number: SF/1851 Job Type: Casual Package : Flexible hours and days - minimum 20 hours per week Do you love children? Are you interested in their development from birth to 12 years of age? Are you interested in earning an income working from home? Murrindindi Family Day Care is an approved care provider for the Murrindindi Shire, although we have educators outside the Shire as well. We are committed to the safety of children and use the National Quality Standards as a framework for quality child care. We are looking to engage suitable Family Day Care educators in the Alexandra, Marysville, Yea areas of the Murrindindi Shire. You will need a minimum Certificate III in Children’s Services (or be enrolled and studying an approved course) or if you’re willing to study, we can get you started, subject to working with children, police and various safety checks. You will be working from your own home. You can choose your own days/hours (but being...