Employment & Business Opportunities
There are many employment opportunities on Flinders Island – you just need to know where to look. Local businesses are always seeking qualified employees and, due to ongoing development and business expansion, qualified trades people are in especially high demand. Search the Furneaux Business Directory or contact Council who may be able to assist in matching your skills with local businesses in need. With Flinders’ beef, lamb, wallaby and seafood products growing in popularity, and tourism numbers rising annually, the region is steadily expanding.
Under an hour in travel time from Melbourne, the region provides an ideal base for those wishing to escape the challenges of day-to-day city life, but still want the benefits of a major metropolitan centre to be easily accessible. Flinders Island is already home to writers, consultants and experts in a variety of fields, all working remotely while enjoying the many lifestyle benefits of island living.
If you are entrepreneurial the Furneaux Islands might be just the place for you; the community has always been a haven for innovators and people who have a “can do” attitude. The region is full of opportunities for people who are brave, creative and willing to work hard. Sometimes all it takes is a leap of faith!
Make an appointment now to speak with one of our friendly Flinders Council Officers.
Employment Opportunity - Position Vacant
Youth Development Officer: Maximum Term 6 Months Part-time
Flinders Council is seeking to appoint a Youth Development Officer in the Community and Economic Development Department. The position is offered on the basis of 4 days/30 hours per fortnight with the flexibility to increase hours with notice for the purpose of events or special activities.
A Position Description is available from Stacey Wheatley, Community Development Officer by phoning 63 595 006 or 0437 987 863. Written applications responding to the Position Descriptions " Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience" criteria along with a current resume are required by 5pm Tuesday 24th October. Applications are to be marked "Confidential" - Youth Development Officer and should be forwarded to email@example.com
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