Principal Environmental Health Officer

Employment Details
Date Added: 24-Nov-2022
Closing Date: 9-Dec-2022 04:00 PM

Up to a 5 Year Contract Position - Package up to $123,730

The Shire of Gingin is offering an exciting career opportunity for an experienced Principal Environmental Health Officer to provide a high standard of Environmental Health outcomes in the Shire. This role forms part of the Regulatory & Development Services team and will suit a highly organised professional with a track record of providing efficient and timely administrative functions. A Bachelor of Science (Environmental Health), or equivalent qualifications with experience working in a similar or senior position within local government will be highly regarded.

What We Can Offer You

  • A supportive team environment
  • Cash salary up to $91,000 plus superannuation up to5%
  • Council matching superannuation up to a maximum of 5%
  • 20 days annual leave
  • Restricted private use of a Shire vehicle
  • Mobile phone reimbursement.
  • Accrued Rostered Day Off per month
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Uniform allowance
  • Shire laptop
  • Provision of salary packaging options.
  • Attractive working location and free parking.

To Apply

Applicants may view the Position Description at link below:

Principal Environmental Health Officer - position description

Written applications may be submitted via the "Apply Online for this Job" button below, or emailed to or posted to Mr Aaron Cook, Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Gingin, PO Box 510, Gingin WA 6503 and marked “Private & Confidential” by 4.00pm, Friday 9 December 2022

A police clearance and medical check will be required later in the process. 

Your application should include the following 3 documents:

  1. Covering letteroutlining your interest in the position.
  2. Current CV / Resumé.
  3. Response to the Selection Criteria- see page 2 of the Position Description and in a separate document outline your ability to meet each of the requirements of the role (maximum of 3 pages).

 We are unable to consider any application that does not include all the above 3 documents. If you are unsure about any of the required documentation, please contact the Shire's Human Resources Officer, Genesia Koorasingh on 9575 5124 before you submit your application.


  • Genesia Koorasingh, Human Resources – 9575 5124
  • Tanya Anderson, Environmental Health Technician– 9575 5134

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