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Work at LGAQ

Every Queensland community deserves to be a liveable one, and a career at the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ) will give you the opportunity to make a difference for Queensland communities. Formed in 1896, the LGAQ is a not-for-profit association set up solely to serve Queensland’s 77 councils and their individual needs. The LGAQ is the peak body representing local government in its dealings with other governments, unions, business and the community.

Choosing the LGAQ as an employer is an opportunity to positively impact communities across Queensland through an influential ‘for purpose’ peak body. Employees benefit from an inclusive and caring culture underpinned by our CARE Behaviours@LGAQ. LGAQ people demonstrate Caring Accountable Respectful behaviours, and our leaders are Engaged.

Employees enjoy flexible work arrangements, a range of learning and development opportunities and can even bring their pets to work. Yes, we are a pet friendly workplace! As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds.

If you thrive in an environment where collaboration, teamwork and innovation are paramount, then working at the LGAQ could be the right step for you. Any current opportunities, including application instructions, are available below.

Current opportunities