Snowy Monaro Regional Council appoints on merit based principles. What you write in your application and how well it addresses the selection criteria will determine whether or not you are shortlisted for an interview
COMPLETING YOUR JOB APPLICATION You will be required to submit the following;
Cover Letter –
A cover letter should be a short introduction and briefly describe why you applied for the position
Application Form –
Each position at Council has essential and desirable criteria, these criteria form part of the position description and are based on the key accountabilities of the position to ensure the incumbents can meet the requirements of the job.
It is important when you are addressing the criteria in the application form to give examples of HOW and/or WHEN you have met the criteria, do not just simply state yes or no. If you do not meet the essential criteria you may be excluded from further consideration for the position.
Your references will ideally be a person who you have reported to in previous employment. Please make sure your referee contact information provided is correct, the referee has been made aware they may be contacted and will be able to respond to Council within 24 hours. If Council is unable to obtain a reference successfully it may choose to select another candidate for consideration. Copy of Australian Residency -
Birth Certificate, Passport or Visa; you must be legally eligible to work in Australia Qualification Certificates -
Copy of all qualifications listed as part of your application
Drivers Licence -
Ongoing employment with Council is subject to maintaining a valid Australian Driver's Licence, we will require a copy of your current licence
A summary of your academic and work history
SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION Your completed application must be submitted on or before the closing date. If you don’t receive a receipt of application within 5 working days contact People and Culture on 1300 345 345. Applications must be marked “Private and Confidential for people and Culture" and can be submitted: