Tourism Officer

  • Merredin Shire Council
  • King St, Merredin WA 6415, Australia
  • Dec 28, 2020
Contractor/Temp Media, Journalism, Advertising, and Public Relations

Job Description

Commencing: Immediately
Position Status: Full Time - Fixed Term (7 Months)
Location: Central Wheatbelt Visitor Centre

An exciting job opportunity has emerged at the Shire of Merredin through the position of Tourism Officer at the Central Wheatbelt Visitor Centre (CWVC).

The position is Full Time - Fixed Term (7 months), with an immediate start, with the opportunity to extend further.

  • The main responsibilities will include:
  • Visitor servicing including face-to-face and digital communications via website, Facebook and Instagram
  • Daily operations of the CWVC
  • Update and maintain the CWVC website
  • Answer visitor queries via phone and email
  • Update a regional Calendar of Events as event notices come in
  • Compile a monthly e-Events newsletter in Mail Chimp

The candidate will have strong social media and website skills, as well as essential computer skills. Local knowledge of the Shire of Merredin and the wider Wheatbelt region is highly desirable.

Applications are to include a CV and a covering letter (max 2 pages) indicating your ability to meet the role requirements.

Applications are to be marked "Private and Confidential" and sent via post to PO Box 42 Merredin WA 6415 or emailed through to

Position Description

Job Closing Date

Jan 28, 2021