About us

We’re a workplace that understands your values.

We’re committed to supporting you professionally and personally by offering a range of staff amenities and benefits.

We work in three areas – Community and corporate, infrastructure and development, and strategy and economy.

We’re a small local government – our team includes over 100 people from all walks of life, with different goals, experiences, and perspectives

A career with the Shire of Capel is about more than just local government. You’ll have our backing to develop and our encouragement to explore, realise and apply your potential.

Why work with us


We try to suit the needs of each individual with rostered days off and other great leave entitlements.


Access to salary packaging and other allowances.

Employee assistance

We want you to look after your mental wellbeing so we’re providing access to free counselling sessions.


Access paid study assistance and on-site training and development. 

Staff deals

Improve your financial wellbeing with ANZ@WORK or save with exclusive benefits from HBF, Medibank and NIB.


Access a range of wellbeing programs including free health checks, skin checks and discounted flu injections.

What we stand for


A lifestyle of choice, where we work together to achieve a positive future: economically, socially and environmentally


Facilitating our community’s choices by:

  1. Bringing the community together and creating opportunities
  2. Enhancing local places and helping the community enjoy positive lifestyles.

Our values

Our values shape the way we work every day. They’re what we stand for and shape how we deliver our purpose and vision.

We are respectful in all that we do, and all interactions we have, while being inclusive and mindful of difference

We are cooperative,
collaborative and united while working towards common goals of our Shire

We are kind and show understanding of peoples circumstances, perspectives and differences.

We are transparent in all that we do, and stay true to our word by taking responsibility for our actions.

We are truthful, trustworthy and genuine in all that we say and do.

We’re here to help

Have a question? Speak with someone from the team today.