People And Culture Manager

Gilgandra Shire Council Part Time Permanent 6/09/2022

About Gilgandra 

Gilgandra is a vibrant rural community in Central West NSW, situated at the junction of three main highways and in close proximity to Dubbo. There is a strong supportive community that has worked together to develop excellent schools, medical services, retail services and recreational activities that you simply do not see in communities of a similar size.

Gilgandra presents you with an opportunity to have an excellent lifestyle you may not be able to afford in the city.

About the position

The role is responsible for proactively managing the delivery of Human Resource services, through the development and implementation of contemporary and effective strategies, polices, and practices.  The position will ensure compliance with relevant legislation and industrial instruments whilst enabling a constructive and innovative workplace culture.


  • Certificate IV in Human Resources or relevant tertiary qualification
  • Four years relevant work experience
  • Well developed leadership, negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound understanding of Work Health and Safety
  • Sound understanding of Industrial Relations legislation
  • Current driver licence


  • Working knowledge of the Local Government (State) Award/s and other associated NSW and Commonwealth legislation and regulations
  • Recover at Work accreditation
  • Proven experience in strategic planning
  • Experience in the development and maintenance of budgets

Salary: $1688.30 - $2026.15 per week

Closing date: 9.00am, Monday 26 September 2022

Enquiries: General Manager, Mr David Neeves, or the HR Department on 02 6817 8800

How to apply:

Before you apply for this position, please read the Position Description carefully to assess your eligibility and suitability for the position. You will be required to answer questions that relate to the criteria on the online application below. You will also be required to attach your current resume which should include two recent employment related referees. Please note that you cannot submit your application without attaching your resume. Council will only accept applications submitted online. Please include in your resume, evidence of qualifications that you possess. 


Please click HERE to view the position description.


All correspondence will be via the email you have provided in your application.