The Shire of Carnarvon is located in the scenic Gascoyne Region of Western Australia. Year round mild weather, spectacular fishing and easy access to the world renowned Ningaloo Reef make for exceptional living. It boasts a relaxed atmosphere with many lifestyle and recreational activities available. Carnarvon is the Regional Centre of the Gascoyne Region, one of the most exciting and developing tourist destinations in the State. As a Regional Centre, it enjoys the full range of support facilities expected of a Centre.

On occasions, the opportunity to take advantage of this lifestyle may come about when a vacancy becomes available at the Shire of Carnarvon. Vacancies are always advertised in the local newspapers and the “West Australian” detailing the position available and contact numbers for enquiries. These numbers are also detailed in the Employment Package provided.

The Shire of Carnarvon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applications addressing the selection criteria will be considered.

Employment Packages for vacancies within the Shire of Carnarvon are listed for easy download.

Current Vacancies

The Shire of Carnarvon has a periodic requirement for temporary employees, casual or short term contract employees for its Administration Office mainly providing administrative, clerical duties and customer services support.


Position 10/2018 – Environmental Health Officer (closes 4pm WST 25 May 2018)

Position 12/2018 – General Service Operator Parks & Gardens (closes 4pm WST 30 May 2018)