Events Officer

Employment Details
Date Added: 20-Nov-2023
Closing Date: 4-Dec-2023 03:00 PM

What’s on Offer:

  • Kimberley adventure and lifestyle
  • Attractive Location Allowance
  • 5 weeks Annual Leave
  • Up to 18% superannuation
  • Health & Wellness Program (Employee Assistance Program etc.)


About the Role:

We are seeking a knowledgeable Events Officer, to work with the community, event organisers and stakeholders to plan, coordinate and deliver high quality community events across the Shire of Derby / West Kimberley. This is an exciting opportunity for a community focused and process driven individual join our Community Development team!


Salary Package:

Salary Level 6.1


Location Allowance


Utility Subsidy (if applicable)


Annual Travel Allowance


Cash Component


Super 11%


Council Matching Contribution up to 7%


Total Package Value:



About You:

We are seeking an Events Officer who has demonstrated experience in the planning, coordination and delivery of events and programs with well-developed organisational and administrative skills who can prioritise multiple projects and conflicting priorities. If you have the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team we want to hear from you!

About Us:

The Shire of Derby/West Kimberley services the towns of Derby, Fitzroy Crossing and Camballin and 54 Aboriginal Communities throughout the Shire. You are sure to enjoy the Derby/Fitzroy Crossing lifestyle with a variety of leisure activities including superb fishing, boating, sightseeing, community events, sports as well as the colourful townspeople known for their laid back and welcoming attitude.

We are fortunate to have some truly stunning and untouched wilderness areas like the famed Buccaneer Archipelago, Gibb River Road, Fitzroy River and Geikie Gorge on our door step.  If you’re keen to experience the wonders of the wet season and grow your knowledge of our indigenous culture then apply now.


How to Apply:

  •  Download the application pack HERE
  • Applicants must address the selection criteria in the position description to be eligible for this position.
  • Applicants must have the right to work in Australia to be eligible for this position.
  • For more direct information about this position please contact Shane Edwards on 08 9191 0999 or email


Applications close: 3pm Monday the 4th of December 2023


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