Working at Council

Brisbane City Council offers a wide range of rewarding roles that serve our community and help contribute to a better Brisbane. Everyday we work with residents and local communities to make our city what it is today with a long-term vision for the future. Our growing city is diverse and we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce, to help deliver services to make Brisbane a great place to live, work and do business. 

Did you know?

  • Council supports over 50,000 events each year
  • We are committed to taking real action on congestion, with more than 90 congestion-busting suburban road projects underway
  • Council nurtures small business with partnerships in suburbs and a 24/7 business hotline
  • We maintain more than 2000 parks, with more created all the time.

Jobs at Council

Whether you're interested in driving a bus, trade and labour jobs, planning, engineering or corporate roles, you can find the right Council job for you.


Council employment programs

Council strives to be an employer of choice and offers various employment programs including apprenticeships, traineeships, cadetships, tertiary work experience and pre-trade work experience. Find out more about these programs.

Benefits of working for Council

A job with Council offers you career development, flexibility and job satisfaction, in a diverse and inclusive work environment, allowing you the opportunity to make a real difference.

Meet our employees

Don't take our word for it, see what our employees have to say about working for Council.

Frequently asked questions

We can answer your questions about applications, updating your resume and cover letter or technical help.