Positions Available



A big Shire with big challenges – Council wishes to establish a collaborative and dynamic relationship with a Chief Executive Officer who can work with it on a significant range of capital and community based projects and programs within the District.  This will entail close working relationships with stakeholders who live, work, invest in and visit the Shire, within an area of over 93,000 square kilometres and reaches from the Town of Norseman in the West and the Town of Eucla near the South Australian Border.

Applications are sought from people who can demonstrate a sound mix of local government statutory experience, financial management, project management and community engagement skills.  Candidates should also be able to have proven ability to work effectively with regional stakeholders to ensure that the Shire participates constructively in growth strategies. 

The position is offered through a performance based contract of three years. A total reward package is negotiable in accordance with the Salaries and Allowances Tribunal Band 4 ranging from $126,956 – 198,210 per annum.  In addition, Shire housing is available for the successful candidate and a regional allowance can be negotiated in accordance with the applicable Salaries and Allowances Tribunal Determination. 

Please click HERE for an information package.  Further information about the position is available by contacting John Phillips (‘John Phillips Consulting’) on (08) 9574 2974 or 0417 937 784.

Applications which take account of the experience and qualifications criteria contained in the position description, is to be sent to: jcp.consulting@icloud.com or mailed to John Phillips, ‘John Phillips Consulting’, PO Box 1513, Toodyay WA 6566 and marked ‘Private & Confidential - CEO Shire of Dundas’ by 6.00pm (Western Standard Time), Monday 11 June 2018


Please Note

Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify. 

The successful applicant is required to obtain relevant police checks, provide evidence of all claimed qualifications prior to appointment and undergo a medical health assessment.

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