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Leave the city rat race behind you and enjoy the Berrigan Shire lifestyle  

  • Located on the Murray River
  • Excellent health & educational facilities
  • Golfers paradise
  • Close to major regional centres
  • Two hours drive to the snowfields
  • Only three hours from Melbourne
  • Sunny clear days to enjoy your leisure time

Please read 'Guidelines for applicants' and 'Position Description' located below and submit an 'Application form' for any position applied for.  

Guidelines for applicants

Application Form

Applications should be marked “Confidential” with job reference number and title and forwarded to:

The General Manager
Berrigan Shire Council
56 Chanter Street
Or to:

~  Berrigan Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer  ~

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Casual Pool Lifeguards


Council is seeking applications for the position of Casual Pool Lifeguards for the 2017/2018 season, which starts November 2017. You will be responsible for a wide range of duties including:

  •        Supervision of the public and ensuring a safe and friendly pool environment
  •        Carrying out cleaning and maintenance


  •         RLSSA Pool Lifeguard Licence
  •         Current Advanced Resuscitation Techniques Certificate, including oxygen use
  •         Current WorkCover approved Senior First Aid Certificate
  •         Ability to satisfactorily complete Lifeguard Competency Assessment
  •         Ability to communicate effectively with the public and possess excellent interpersonal skills
  •         Ability to supervise pool patrons
  •         Possess a “Working with Children Check” Clearance in accordance with the ‘Child Protection (WWC) Act 2012’

The position is classified as Band 1 within Council’s salary structure with a salary of $26.3305 per hour (which includes a casual loading) plus penalty rates for Saturday and Sunday work in accordance with the Local Government (State) Award 2017.

Applicants should obtain a detailed position description and application form which are available below or by phoning Karen Hanna on (03) 5888 5100.  If you wish to discuss this position further, please contact Matthew Hansen on the above number.

Applications should be marked “Confidential-Casual Pool Lifeguards - PO411718".

Position Description - Casual Pool Lifeguard

Contacting Council

Office: 56 Chanter Street, Berrigan.
Office hours are 8.00 am to 5.00 pm
Monday to Friday.
(03) 5888 5100
(03) 5885 2092
Post: Berrigan Shire Council
56 Chanter Street
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