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New contract jobs coming soon to Cardinia Shire

Published: 27 July 2020

Council will be creating around 60 new contract jobs for local residents as part of the Victorian Government’s Working for Victoria fund.

The $500 million Victorian Government initiative is supporting people who have lost their jobs – either due to the impacts of coronavirus (COVID-19)or for other reasons

The jobs on offer will be 6-month roles with Council, working in areas including outdoor maintenance, cleaning and arts and culture.  

Cardinia Shire Mayor Cr Jeff Springfield said Council was pleased to have been successful in securing funding to deliver the local employment scheme.   

“Council is very pleased to be part of Working for Victoria,” Cr Springfield said.  

We’re proud to be able to create these temporary positions for jobseekers in Cardinia Shiredoing work that will help our whole community, in what is a very challenging time to find employment.”   

More information about the positions on offer and how to apply will be available soon on Council’s website.   

To find out more about the Working for Victoria initiative visit www.vic.gov.au/workingforvictoria  

For the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) information visit the Victorian Government's Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) website at www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus 

For information on how Council services and facilities are impacted by COVID-19 restrictions visit www.cardinia.vic.gov.au/coronavirus