Business Trainee

Employment Details
Date Added: 13-Feb-2024
Closing Date: 1-Mar-2024 04:00 PM
Position Description:  Download Position Description

The Shire of Wongan-Ballidu and the Wongan Hills Community Resources Centre is offering an exciting opportunity to kick start your professional business administration career!

Earn an income whilst completing on the job training and formal studies towards a nationally accredited qualification. This is a full-time, 12 months traineeship opportunity for the right person. Traineeship wages and conditions apply. The successful applicant will be working with both the Administration Office and the CRC team and will gain experience in a range of tasks related to local government administration and community services.

This is an entry level position and recent school leavers are strongly encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be customer focused and possess a friendly, welcoming nature
  • Be self-motivated and driven to complete tasks
  • Be able to demonstrate competent keyboard, interpersonal, reading, writing and math skills
  • Have a willingness to learn and gain new skills
  • Have problem solving skills and strong attention to detail
  • Have the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Be allocated one day per week to complete study towards a TAFE Certification in Business Administration.


Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Local Government Industry Award 2020 depending on age and level of schooling completed. Other conditions are a 38 hour week and 11% superannuation.

To Apply:

Written applications must:

  • Be clearly marked “Shire of Wongan-Ballidu – Business Trainee” and be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer
  • Include a full resume with work experience and the names of two (2) referees
  • Include a cover letter introducing yourself, explaining why you are applying for the position, and addressing the Selection Criteria in the Position Description
  • Be received by the Shire of Wongan-Ballidu by the closing date, via email to post or hand delivery.


Applications close 4.00pm, Friday 1st March 2024.

Application packages can be found in the link above or email If you have any questions pr would like to find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Deputy CEO Sam Dolzadelli on (08) 9671 2500 or by email

Stuart Taylor
Chief Executive Officer
Shire of Wongan-Ballidu
PO Box 84

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