Working at Council

Brisbane City Council offers a wide range of rewarding roles. 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. Council's committment is to build a diverse and inclusive workforce. We help deliver services to make Brisbane a great place to live, work and do business. 

Things to know about Council are, we:

  • support over 50,000 events each year
  • commit to taking real action on congestion, with more than 90 congestion-busting suburban road projects underway
  • nurture small business with partnerships in suburbs and a 24/7 business hotline
  • 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. We offer 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.

You can also view this video on Council's YouTube channelRead the video transcript.