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Why choose Campbelltown City Council

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Employing more than 900 staff, Campbelltown City Council is one of the largest employers in the region.

Your career

Why would you want to work anywhere else?

We are a leader in Local Government – a forward thinking organisation committed to innovation, best practice, continuous improvement and enhancing community life.

We care about our employees!

This is your chance to work in a vibrant community offering opportunity and lifestyle! Whether you're just starting out with us or have worked here for many years, we consider that ongoing learning and professional development is an important part of your career and critical to our success in meeting the expectations of our community.

We are committed to investing in our employees

We understand that our success is because of the people we have working for us. Our point of difference is that we pride ourselves in offering generous professional development opportunities to our employees. We support and encourage employees to further develop their knowledge and skills by providing financial assistance, study and exam leave, as well as training and education opportunities to assist employees to prepare for future career development.

We promote work/life balance!

Our employees are hard workers; however, we understand the importance of a work/life balance so we offer a flexible work environment to our employees including a 9-day fortnight to outdoor workers and flexi time to indoor workers.

Other benefits

Are you convinced yet? We still have more to offer! Other benefits include

  • Staff exchange program to Koshigaya (our Sister City in Japan)
  • Skills and performance based salary system
  • Salary sacrifice options
  • 4 weeks annual leave per year
  • 3 weeks sick leave per year
  • Generous long service leave
  • Purchased Additional Annual Leave
  • Attractive parental leave options
  • Carers leave
  • Health and wellbeing leave
  • Employee Assistant Program (EAP)
  • Weekly pay
  • Plus lots more!

Your chance to make a difference

When you work for Campbelltown City Council you are working for the common good of the community.

Working for us enables you to directly contribute to the achievement of our vision, whether you work in an area of Council that is directly responsible to the community or in a corporate area that provides the necessary support to Council to ensure it is best able to deliver its services to the community. Every employee, no matter what their position at Council, contributes to the achievement of our vision for the community.

Who we are

We are proud of our employees, of the way in which we serve our community and of the career opportunities we provide.

Our vision

 A city of choice and opportunity in a natural environment

Our mission

  • To deliver exceptional service to customers
  • To provide best value services to the community
  • To conduct all business in an ethical manner
  • To consult with and engage the local community
  • To be committed to continuous improvement and best practice across all aspects of business and service delivery
  • To provide a safe environment for staff and visitors

Our corporate values

The key to delivering on our vision and mission is an organisation that prides itself on certain values and behaviours. Our values were developed in consultation with our employees which means they aren’t something we just promote, but it is who we are. We expect all employees to treat our customers and each other in the spirit of these values.

Our values are:

  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Optimism
  • Trust
  • Teamwork

Our city

Campbelltown City is a significant regional centre, offering opportunity and lifestyle. Bounded on one side by the Georges River, and on the other by rolling hills, our area offers the perfect combination of city and country. Campbelltown City continues to develop into a significant regional centre for employment, transport, education, shopping, health and community services.

Located just 50 minutes from the Sydney CBD, 40 minutes from the beaches of Illawarra and within easy reach of major road and rail links to the Southern Highlands, Canberra, the Blue Mountains and the South Coast beaches; Campbelltown offers a unique blend of city opportunities in a natural setting to its 155,000 residents.

Our diversity

We serve a diverse community, which is fairly unique in that we have relatively small percentages of a wide range of nationalities. For example we have people from the United Kingdom, New Zealand, Philippines, Fiji, India, South Africa, Lebanon, China, Germany and Poland. Campbelltown also has the second largest aboriginal population in the Sydney region and approximately 11% of the population have a disability.

We value a diverse workforce that aims to be reflective of the community we serve and recognise that a diverse workforce encourages different ideas that will foster improved service delivery to our community. 

Our variety

Campbelltown is a large community that we serve which means there are a variety of career opportunities at Campbelltown City Council including but not limited to:




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