Positions Vacant at Council Positions Vacant at Council

McKinlay Shire Council is the southern gateway to the Gulf. The Shire is committed to be the thriving-heart of the Mid-West. Our hallmarks include innovation, initiative, teamwork and integrity of our people. We strive to continually improve our internal operations and provide effective public services and amenities that meet present and future needs of our community.

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McKinlay Shire Council is seeking someone with well developed verbal communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality at all times, for the position of Creditors Officer.

The selection panel will look favourable towards an individual who has an understanding of key financial concepts and a knowledge of basic accounting and financial principles. The ideal applicant would have experience working in financial, book keeping or accounting areas.

To find out more about this job CLICK HERE view the full advert. Applications close Friday 2nd January 2015



McKinlay Shire Council is seeking a motivated and reliable person to operate the McKinlay Library and McKinlay Centenary Museum.

The position will be based in the small township of McKinlay and opening hours will be from 10am—2pm every Thursday, plus additional hours between April—September.

 Click here to read more about this position and to view the Advert.

Position closes Friday 2nd January 2015


To register your interest in a job with McKinlay Shire Council that is currently not advertised, please complete the General Employment Application Form.

If your computer does not support PDF files please contact Human Resources on (07) 4746 7166 or email employment@mckinlay.qld.gov.au for a word version to be sent to you.

Applicants must provide a current Resume, a statement addressing the Selection Criteria and copies of relevant qualifications to be considered for the position. Completed applications can be emailed to employment@mckinlay.qld.gov.auor forwarded to;

Private and Confidential,
Human Resources,
PO Box 177,
Julia Creek Qld 4823

Please contact the HR Department on (07) 4746 7166  if you have any further questions.

Positions Vacant - Non Council Positions Vacant - Non Council

Mount Isa School of the Air - Teacher Aid - Julia Creek
33.5 hours per week (plus ADO) commencing January 2015

Applications are called for a teacher aide position based at Julia Creek State School, supporting the educational needs of secondary students enrolled with Mount Isa School of the Air.

Applicants must address the key capabilities described in the Role Description.

Please phone or email for application package. Phone: 07 4744 8333 or email: the.principal@mtisasde.eq.edu.au

McKinlay Shire MPHS
Personal Care Assistant - Casual, Part-time, Traineeship.
For more information please click here.

Home Tutor/Governess/Nanny Positions 
Various positions depending on station requirements. Usually involves assisting in schooling and care of children on stations . Most positions are live in and accommodation, board and keep is usually provided. Most positions require past experience with children and/or teaching, Blue Card, drivers licence, senior first aid. Own vehichle is an advantage. For further vacancies click here or visit:

Health/ Nursing
The contact person for enquires is the HR Manager, Mount Isa Hospital on 07 4744 4814 or mtisarecruitment@health.qld.gov.au.

Thank you for interest in working in McKinlay Shire.