Types of jobs


A broad range of career opportunities are possible with the City of West Torrens.

To see some of our staff in action, view our 'Day in the life of West Torrens' video.

Some of the career areas of interest

City Assets roles

  • asset management
  • civil engineering
  • road reconstruction
  • traffic engineering.

City Development roles

  • building surveys
  • development assessment
  • development planning
  • land information management.

City Operations

  • civil maintenance and construction
  • cleansing services
  • fleet administration
  • horticulture services.

City Property roles

  • managing major projects
  • maintaining and enhancing property and facilities.

Community Services roles

  • community connections
  • library services
  • youth services
  • community centre management.

Financial Services roles

  • asset accounting
  • budgeting
  • debtors/creditors liability
  • payroll
  • rates administration.

Information Services roles

  • GIS
  • information management
  • IT application support
  • IT network administration
  • website administration.

People and Safety roles

  • advise and promote a supportive workplace culture
  • fair treatment
  • human resources
  • industrial relations
  • work health and safety
  • performance management and appraisal
  • workers compensation/injury management.

Compliance and Waste roles

  • animal management
  • environmental health
  • compliance and community safety
  • waste management.

Customer Contact roles

  • customer service 
  • assist and direct customer enquiries
  • counter enquiries
  • public works maintenance requests
  • phone payments.

Strategy and Business roles

  • corporate and strategic planning
  • environmental sustainability
  • creative services - media, design, social media, public relations
  • community engagement
  • events
  • governance - policy, legislative change, Freedom of Information (FOI)
  • strategic resilience - risk management, internal audit, emergency management
  • procurement and tenders.

The Office of the Mayor and Chief Executive Officer

  • administrative roles provide support to the CEO and Elected Council
  • economic development and grants
  • continuous improvement/Lean thinking.