The City of Canning plays a vital role in servicing its community through comprehensive engagement. In doing so, we offer advice to frequently asked questions in regards to careers within the City below.

How can I find out about current vacancies within the City of Canning?

All current vacancies are advertised on the Careers page. View Current Vacancies to start your career at City of Canning.

How do I find out more information about a vacancy?

All information regarding the role is provided in the position description. The People Leader’s contact details will be listed within the advertisement and can be contacted for questions specifically about the role.

How do I apply for a position with the City of Canning?

Once you have found a position that is of interest to you, select "Apply Now" to commence your application.

Can I hand in my application in person?

We request all applications to be submitted online. This ensures your application is processed and reviewed in the most efficient manner.

How do I know that my application has been received by the City of Canning?

You will receive an email from the City of Canning advising that we have received your application. If you have a Yahoo, Hotmail or other web-based account, please remember to check your junk folders.

Can I submit a late application?

It is advisable to submit your application by the closing date. Should you feel that your application should be accepted after the closing date, please email your application and it will only be accepted at the discretion of the People Leader.

When will my application be reviewed?

Applications will not be reviewed until after the closing date of the position, unless specified otherwise in the advertisement.

What if I want to update my details?

Please email any personal details that have changed.

How can I withdraw my application?

Please email your full name and the position you applied.

Will I receive notification if my application is unsuccessful?

All applicants will receive an email to confirm that you have not been successful and the recruitment process has been completed.