Great People. Great Place.
Greater Dandenong City Council

As a leader.....

in local government, you will enjoy many unique challenges and experiences

In an organisation our size, there's a multitude of leadership opportunities, big and small, for aspiring leaders and experienced leaders alike.  As a leader, your team will look to you for guidance, inspiration, courage and support.  Council will expect you to guide and coach your team to excel and to produce outstanding results and customer responsiveness.

We have five levels of leadership:

Team Leader/Coordinator


As a new leader with us, you can expect an Induction Program specific to the unique needs of Managers and Team Leaders.  Your specific development needs will also be considered during an annual discussion on development needs and opportunities and on further developing your leadership skills.  

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Did You Know?

  • Females make up 64% of our permanent workforce
  • 38% of our Senior Management Team are female