Employee benefits

Our region

Our community is an area of unsurpassed beauty and diversity from Rainbow Beach and the famous coloured sands, to the picturesque Mary Valley, with the added benefits to our lifestyle of being within easy reach of the Sunshine Coast and Brisbane City.  Our cultural heritage buildings offer a trip down memory lane through Gympie's rich gold mining history.

Our workforce

Gympie Regional Council has a dedicated and effective workforce that operates within a culture of continuous improvement and service to the community.  Our staff enjoy a good work/life balance, supported by family friendly policies, opportunities for professional development, and employee benefits such as a nine day fortnight, salary sacrifice and generous superannuation.

Our commitment

Our commitment to our community will ensure that we have well planned infrastructure, strong and vibrant economic development, and responsible and transparent governance that ensure environmental sustainability and social wellbeing.

What sets us apart – why choose us?


  • Work/life balance
  • Supportive work environment
  • Sense of worth
  • Job security
  • Employment benefits


  • Personal and career development opportunities
  • Workplace training and mentoring
  • Technology and innovation


  • Be part of a team
  • Positive contributions to the workplace and community
  • Be motivated by success
  • Lead


  • Flexibility
  • Family friendly
  • Multi-skilled and multi-cultural
  • Traineeships and apprenticeships