Liverpool Plains Shire is a vibrant, dynamic and economically strong rural area located four hours north of Sydney and 45 minutes south of the regional centre of Tamworth. The region has a rich agricultural history and picturesque beauty encompassing the foothills of the Great Dividing Range and the sweeping expanse of the fertile Liverpool Plains. The area offers the opportunity for a true rural lifestyle in a friendly atmosphere with excellent transport links.

Serving a population of around 8,000 residents, Liverpool Plains Shire Council has an annual budget of approximately $25m and a staff of 132. Council offers a range of benefits to employees including a 9 day fortnight, training and study assistance.

Please make sure you read the Job Application Guide and address the appropriate selection criteria before submitting your application. Please be aware all contact details can be found within the position descriptions.

Council is currently recruiting 2 General Hands for their Roads team.

The position of General Hand within the Roads team is to assist in the provision of efficient and competent construction and maintenance of roads within the shire.

To apply for this role address the selection criteria identified in the position description and send through a copy of your resume to

For information regarding this position please contact Barry Strichen on 0428 070 521.

For information on the recruitment process please contact Sophie Boyce 6746 4502.



5:00pm, Friday 5 February 2021




Liverpool Plains Shire Council is currently seeking 2 ‘Pool Lifeguards’ to work as a part of a team delivering day to day pool operations at Quirindi or Werris Creek Swimming Pool including but not limited to, pool operations, maintenance of equipment and supervising pool patrons As well as assisting with ensuring a safe environment for all staff and pool patrons in accordance with latest industry or legislative requirements.

To apply for the position, you will need to follow the instructions below:

  • Download the job application from the LPSC website; address each of the selection criteria;
  • Attach a copy of your most up to date CV; and
  • A cover letter

Send your completed application to

At Liverpool Plains Shire Council, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we embrace fairness, diversity and inclusion.

For enquiries regarding the position please contact Pool Operations Coordinator, Terry Melbourne, on 0427 290 129.

For enquiries regarding the recruitment process contact Human Resources Business Partner, Sophie Boyce, on 6746 4502.





Opening Hours

Monday to Friday:

8.30AM - 5.00PM

Sat to Sun: Closed

Public Holidays: Closed


Physical Address

60 Station Street

Quirindi NSW



Postal Address

PO Box 152

Quirindi NSW


Contact Details

Phone: 02 6746 1755

Fax: 02 6746 3255


After Hours Emergency: 02 6746 1755