• Permanent / Full Time 
  • Location – Regional 
  • $78,456 to $83,967 per annum

The Whitsunday Regional Council is situated at the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. The region encompasses the 74 tropical Whitsunday Islands, the coastal towns of Cannonvale, Airlie Beach, Jubilee Pocket, Shute Harbour and Bowen along with the rural towns of Proserpine and Collinsville. The Whitsunday region offers a dynamic environment and is perfectly placed to live, work, play and invest.

The Role

An exciting opportunity exists within our Corporate Services directorate for a Rates Officer. Reporting to the Coordinator Rates, in this role, you will provide technical support services and advice on maintenance and processing of rates, water billing and customer enquiries.


C Class Drivers Licence

Knowledge of the Local Government Act and Regulations specifically in regard to rates and charges

Familiarity with Microsoft applications and other computerised systems

Customer Service skills including problem solving and conflict resolution and correspondence

Knowledge of property terminology, tenures and ability to read and interpret maps

Ability to be thorough and accurate with regard to recording and amending data


Experience with Local Government Rating and knowledge of the processes

Knowledge of Council’s current policies and procedures in regards to Rating

Experience in handling complaints and disputes

Apply Now

To view the position description please click on the job attachments tab above. To apply, click the ‘Apply’ button above. For any further information regarding this role, please contact a member of our Human Resources Operations team on (07) 4761 3622.

Council is committed to providing a healthy work environment for individuals working, visiting or conducting business at Council workplaces and is transitioning to a Smoke Free Workplace.

Council practices Equal Employment Opportunities and Workplace Health and Safety Principles.



Monthly based


Whitsunday Regional,Queensland,Australia

Job Overview
Job Posted:
2 weeks ago
Job Expire:
1d 6h
Job Type
Full Time
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Whitsunday Regional,Queensland,Australia