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Career Opportunities at the City of Greater Dandenong

At the City of Greater Dandenong, we recognise our high-calibre, talented workforce of approximately 900 staff is vital to the daily delivery of excellent service to the community, and achievement of our long term vision. Council believes in providing an environment where staff thrive, both in the work they do and in how they learn and develop as people and professionals.

We provide access to a great learning and development program, support for staff in their studies, mentoring programs and a health and wellbeing program. We offer opportunities for promotion and career development, a rewards and recognition program and we respect ideas and opinions.

Council offers a vast range of jobs and below are some of the occupations:

Aged & Disability Services

Disability Planning Officer
Assessment Officer
Service Management Officer
Community Care Worker
Community Bus Driver
Planned Activity Group Assistant
Diversional Therapist
Food Services Assistant
Community Inclusion Officer
Home Maintenance Officer

Infrastructure Services

Motor Mechanic & Storeperson
Plant Operator
Turf Wicket Curator
Environmental Engagement Officer
Bushland Maintenance officer
Qualified Gardener
Playground Service Coordinator
Street Cleansing Attendant

Building Services

Building Surveyor
Cadet Building Surveyor
Building Administration Support

City Improvement

Capital Works Program Officer
Building Maintenance
Project Manager
Construction Engineer
Works Supervisor

Children’s Services

Family Day Care Support
Field Officer
Development Officer
Pre-school Field Officer
Playgroup Facilitator
Kinder Enrolment Officer

Communications, Customer Service & Civic Facilities

Customer Service Officer
Corporate Planning Officer
Civic Facilities Officer
Media & Communications Officer
Digital & Marketing Officer
Urban Screens Coordinator

Community Development

Community Advocacy Officer
Community Funding Officer
Volunteer Engagement Officer

Community Health & Wellbeing

Immunisation Nurse
Maternal & Child Health Nurse
Early Parenting Support Officer
Peer Support
Business Support Officer

Festivals, Events & The Arts

Box Office Support
Theatre Technician
Customer Liaison Officer
Front of House Officer
Festivals & Events Officer
Cultural Promotions Officer
Venue Services Officer
Visual & Community Arts Coordinator
Community Programs Officer

Financial Services

Financial Accountant
Management Accountant
Property Revenue Officer
Finance Officer
Fixed Assets Officer


Governance Officer
Property Management Officer
Executive Assistant to Mayor & Councillors

Greater Dandenong Business

Economic Development officer
Tourism Officer
Economic  Analyst
Place Making Officer
Project Manager
Business Networking Officer
Project Coordinator
Retail Development Coordinator

Health, Safety & Risk

Health & Safety Consultant
Health & Safety Field Officer
Return to Work & Injury Management Coordinator
Risk Management Consultant

Information Technology

Database Administrator
Desktop Services Officer
Information Systems Analyst
Information Systems Training Officer

Asset Management

Drainage Planning Officer
Infrastructure Planning Engineer
Asset Planning Graduate Engineer
Business Analyst
Asset Management Systems Analyst
GIS Coordinator / Drafting Officer

Library Services

Information Librarian
Library Technician
Family Literacy Project officer
Library Operations Coordinator
Library Systems & Applications Development

People & Procurement Services

Organisational Development Consultant
Payroll Officer
Contracts Officer

Planning and Design

Planning Officer
Planning Administration Support Officer
Urban Designer
Statutory Planning Officer
Strategic Planning Officer
Environmental Planner

Records Management

Records Management Coordinator
Records Management Officer

Regulatory Services

Parking Management officer
Residential Amenity Officer
School Crossing Supervisor
Environmental Health Officer
Food Safety Officer
Prosecutions Officer
Civic Safety Officer
Litter Prevention Officer
Planning Compliance Officer

Sport, Recreation & Leisure

Recreation Development Officer
Community Facilities and Property Officer
Project Officer, Sport & Recreation
Sports Development Officer
Sports Liaison Officer

Transport & Civil Development

Transport Engineer
Traffic Engineer
Strategic Transport Engineer
Asset Protection Officer
Civil Development Engineer
Construction Supervsior

Youth & Family Services

Family Support Counsellor
Family Support Worker
Family Support Case Manager
Youth Worker
Youth & Family Support Counsellor
Youth Development Officer