Welcome to Careers at the City of Perth. Here you can get an insight into the exciting and challenging career opportunities that exist within our organisation. You are invited to browse through the rest of the Careers section to find out more about working at the City of Perth and what we offer.

Here at the City of Perth, staff have the unique opportunity to participate in the changes that our vibrant capital is experiencing.  The services, facilities and activities that we offer are continually evolving and expanding.  As an employee of the City, you can help us to reach our full potential.  We are constantly looking for ways to improve, so your innovations and ideas are always welcome, and with your willingness to play a role in the community and enthusiasm to make Perth an even greater city, you can make a real difference.

The City of Perth strives to be a workplace which understands what employees value.  We are committed to support not only your professional development, but also your personal endeavours, by offering a range of staff amenities and benefits.  With a large number of projects under way in a variety of fields, we are able to offer a diverse selection of career paths to suit many types of skills.  I look forward to offering you the chance to help shape the City of Perth, the heart of WA, in a rewarding and exceptional working environment.

Your Career, your life, your city

More than local government…

There are 144 local government authorities in Western Australia, but only one that manages the growth and development of a capital city – welcome to the City of Perth.

Like all local governments, the City of Perth provides a broad range of services to key stakeholders such as local residents, business owners and property investors.

However, the City of Perth also provides essential services to the 100,000 people who use the city each day for work or as a tourist and shopping destination, in addition to playing a vital role in the development of the State’s largest and most thriving business hub.

The services that we provide include:

  • Marketing, Communications & Events
  • Sustainable City Development
  • Economic Development
  • Approval Services
  • City Design
  • Parks & Landscape Services
  • Works & Services
  • Infrastructure and Property Services
  • Community Services
  • Strategic Planning
  • Health Services
  • Building Services
  • Cultural Facilities & Services
  • Planning & Development Approval