Covid-19 Information and Updates - Updated 29 September

To reduce the number of face-to-face interactions with the community and protect our staff and their ability to carry out ongoing essential services, the Derwent Valley Council Offices will reopen to the public from 10am - 4pm from Monday 24 August for essential visits only.

Council operating hours are still 8.15am – 5pm (Mon - Fri) and Council services can be accessed over the phone, by email or via our website. We encourage all enquiries by phone or email where possible.

Information on the Tasmanian Government and Council's response to COVID-19.

This information includes support available to individuals, business and community organisations including grant funding and mental health support and where to access further information around the pandemic and Council services.

Please stay home, save lives. Practise social distancing and good hygiene practises.

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Employment

Working at Derwent Valley Council you will be able to make a real difference to our municipality and to our community.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to providing a safe working environment for all our employees.

We offer a great range of benefits including:

  • Flexible working conditions (most positions provide for a rostered day off each fortnight)
  • Excellent leave entitlements (long service leave after 10 years)
  • Professional development opportunities
  • 13.5 % superannuation

Applying for a position

Vacant positions are advertised on SEEK and listed on this page. Enquiries about any vacant positions are to be directed to the specified contact officer.

If you’re keen to take the next step in your career, we recommend that you read the Employment Information Pack. This will help you to prepare your application for employment with us..

Any personal information submitted is covered by our privacy policy.

Our Values

We operate under values which have been created collaboratively with Staff and Councillors, they are what is most important to us and are the common touchstones for those that represent Derwent Valley Council.

Take a look at the values that align us as an organisation.

Available positions are listed below.

Executive Manager, Community and Economic Development

Municipal Inspector