Events Officer

$35.00 hourly
  • East Pilbara Shire Council
  • Newman WA, Australia
  • 25 Oct, 2021
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Administrative, Clerical and Office Support

Job Description

Pool recruitment
Weekend work required
Location - Newman

The Shire of East Pilbara is a well-established Local Government Authority in Western Australia, which services the town sites of Newman, Marble Bar, Nullagine and local communities.

We now seek to appoint enthusiastic and self-motivated individuals to fill the position of Events Officer (Casual) within the Recreation & Events department. In this role, you will assist with the development, delivery and organisation of assigned community events and activities.

The successful applicant will have highly developed customer services skills with the ability to apply attention to detail, exposure to community events or relevant sporting participation and demonstrated knowledge of safety and health practices and requirements for the workplace and events.

This position is classified at the hourly rate of $35.00 per hour (inclusive of 25% casual loading). If you are under the age of 21 years old, junior rates will apply. Additional benefits include eligibility for long service leave, professional development and a 50% discount for recreational/gym/aquatic memberships and free fitness assessments.

Candidates will form part of the recruitment pool that we can access now and in the future. Please note – applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis and will be assessed regularly throughout the advertising period.

Business Unit Recreation & Events
Employment status Casual
Total package $35.00 per hour
Contact information For enquiries relating to the application or recruitment process, please contact:
Chloe Egan – Human Resources Officer on (08) 9175 8000 or

For role specific enquiries, please contact: Emma Allinson – Coordinator Events on (08) 9175 8000

How to apply
Next steps – Applicants are requested to submit an up to date resume and cover letter addressing the essential criteria no more than 1 page. If you are interested in this position, please apply via our website where the Application Package along with the Position Description can be downloaded. If you are unable to apply via our website, please submit your application by emailing

Applications close 4:00pm Monday 27 December 2021.

Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify.

Steven Harding
Chief Executive Officer

Job Closing Date

27 Dec, 2021