Jobs at Council

At Monash Council, we offer challenging and rewarding employment opportunities and a range of benefits, including flexible working arrangements, opportunities for career development and promotion, health and wellbeing support, and an organisational commitment to diversity and inclusion.

To know what to include in your application, and how to use our recruitment system, please read the information below:

What to include in your application

Cover Letter

Your cover letter should reference the role you are applying for, be no longer than one page in length and provide a summary overview of the key points you would like to make as part of your application.


Your resume should provide a summary of your skills, employment history, experience, knowledge and abilities.

Using our Recruitment System


  1. Select the position you are interested in - "View Job" button.
  2. Read all the information, including the position description.
  3. Click the "Apply Now" button.
  4. Create a user account including user ID and password for future reference.
  5. Complete the online application for employment.
  6. Address the selection criteria in a separate document (if required).
  7. Upload all relevant files including Cover Letter, Resume, Selection Criteria (if required), Qualifications and any other supporting documentation.
  8. Click on the "Submit" icon.
  9. Complete the optional Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) details.
  10. Submit your application.

Please note: you can save your application and complete at a later time.

For help, please contact the People and Safety Team on 9518 3555 or email

Advertised Positions

View jobs and apply online

For further help, please contact our People and Safety Team on 9518 3555 or email

Note: Please do not forward resumes to our careers email address, Monash Council employees or any other Council location. Monash Council does not accept agency resumes and will not be responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes.