First listed on: 19 January 2018


Project Officer (Economic Development)


Clarence Valley Council performs a range of functions and is one of the valley's largest employers. We have a reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment.  Benefits include:

  • a 9 day fortnight
  • the opportunity to accrue time in lieu
  • support for study at TAFE and University level
  • the opportunity to 'purchase' leave
  • access to an Employee Assistance Program
  • Special Leave for RFS and SES volunteers
  • Defence Leave for members of the ADF Reserves 

To view the position description download here.

This is a permanent full time position within Council’s Environment, Development and Strategic Planning Section. The salary range for the position is $53,578 - $63,893, plus superannuation.

In the position of Project Officer (Economic Development) you will report to the Economic Development Coordinator and be required to assist with implementation of effective economic and community development programs with the aim of supporting projects that enhance the economic well being of the community, as well as providing the Economic Development team with administrative and logistical support.

The position is located in Maclean.

For further information please contact Elizabeth Fairweather, Economic Development Coordinator on (02) 66450292.

A probation period applies to this position.

Closing date: Monday, 12 February 2018 at 4:00 PM (NSW time). 

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website. 

 For this application you will be required to supply a resume and relevant certificates and licences.

Council is an EEO employer and indigenous people are encouraged to apply.

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