Events Officer - Casual Pool (#078)

$35.00 hourly
  • East Pilbara Shire Council
  • Newman WA, Australia
  • 20 Jul, 2022
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Customer Service, Receptions, and Complaints

Job Description

  • 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 25% 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 p/h

Contact Information

For enquiries relating to the application or recruitment process, please contact People and Culture Business Partner on (08) 9175 8000 or

For role specific enquiries, please contact Paul Miller – Manager Recreation & 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 in no more than 3 pages. Please find the application button below.

If you are unable to apply via our website, please submit your application by emailing

Applications close at 4:00 pm, Tuesday 27 December 2022 however the Shire reserves the right to appoint the right applicant to this position prior to the closing date - Canvassing of Councillors or Selection Panel Members will disqualify.

Job Closing Date

27 Dec, 2022