Bridgetown-Greenbushes Shire Council

The Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes consists of the town-sites of Bridgetown and Greenbushes as well as several other localities including Yornup and Catterick.

Bridgetown

Location: Approximately 268 km south of Perth and about 95km south of Bunbury, on the South Western Highway. Approximately 3 hours drive from Perth.

Bridgetown is nestled amongst the hills on the banks of the Blackwood River and has the rare combination of old world charm and modern facilities. Many fine old buildings have been restored to their former glory, including the post office, old goal, police quarters and 'Bridgedale', the home built in 1862 by one of the areas first settlers, John Blechynden.

Barbecues are located in Memorial Park and Blackwood River Park. Public toilets are located at the Greater Sports ground, Civic Centre, Memorial Park and Blackwood River Park in Bridgetown and Thomson Park.

Greenbushes

Location: 251 km south of Perth and 85 km south of Bunbury. Approximately 2.5 hours drive from Perth.

Visitors can experience many breathtaking drives and picturesque walks in Greenbushes. Take in spectacular wildflowers, jarrah forests or stand in awe at the view over an open cut mine. Key attractions are the Greenbushes Heritage Trail and the Eco-Cultural Discovery Centre. There is an enormous amount of history and natural beauty on Greenbushes and evidence still remains of the towns past glories.

In Greenbushes there are public toilets located at the rear of the Old Roads Board Building on Blackwood Road at the Sports Ground off Blackwood Road near the South West Highway and at the Swimming Pool. Barbecue facilities and a gazebo are located in the Heritage Park opposite the Greenbushes Discovery Centre on Blackwood Road and at the Information Bay Picnic area. The Discovery Centre is open to visitors on weekends between 10.00am and 2.00 pm or by appointment and a public mine lookout is open 7 days a week from 8.00am to 5.00pm. For more details about Greenbushes go to www.greenbushesinc.asn.au.

$61,832 yearly
Bridgetown-Greenbushes Shire Council Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes, WA, Australia
03 Sep, 2021
Full time
The Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes is seeking applications from suitably experienced candidates to undertake the position of Infrastructure Services Administration Officer The successful candidate will be responsible for providing the highest quality customer service to both internal and external customers together with vital administrative support to the Development Infrastructure team. This full-time permanent position is a Level 4 which attracts a salary of $61,832 per annum plus superannuation. Our employees can take advantage of great working conditions and benefits such as superannuation co-contribution options. Applicants must address the Selection Criteria contained in the Information Package for the position. A package can be downloaded here or can be obtained by emailing careers@bridgetown.wa.gov.au Your confidential application addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes, PO Box 271, Bridgetown 6255 NOTE: Applications are...
$70,864 yearly
Bridgetown-Greenbushes Shire Council Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes, WA, Australia
03 Sep, 2021
Full time
A minor organizational restructure has led to the creation of this new position. The Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated and professional person to the position of Risk and Compliance Officer. The successful applicant will undertake a variety of tasks and services across the organisation, including risk management, organizational compliance, business continuity, continuous improvement, contract management and workplace health and safety. An ability to provide advice at all levels of the organisation, along with the ability to critically analyse information, develop strategies and communicate is essential. Conditions of employment will be in accordance with Level 6 of the Local Government Officers (Western Australia) Award 2021 and the applicable Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes Enterprise Agreement with an annual salary of up to $70,864 ($35.8626 per hour) Applicants must address the Selection Criteria contained in the...