Explore our vision and values, our teams and our facilities and sites and see if a career at the City of Canning interests you!

Vision and Values

Canning, a welcoming and thriving City

Authentic
  • We will build genuine relationships
  • We will be responsible in our actions and commitments
Resilient
  • We will embrace challenges to encourage our people to thrive
  • We will support each other’s wellbeing
Creative
  • We will share our innovative thinking
  • We will have the courage to welcome and try new ideas
Collaborative
  • We will work together as one team
  • We will share our success and knowledge to thrive

Our Teams

Office of the CEO

Leads and positively positions the City in the wider community. Includes the areas of:

  • Canning City Delivery Unit
    Guides and supports the successful delivery of key initiatives and programs supporting the strategic objectives of the City.
  • Stakeholder Relations
    Builds mutually beneficial relations between the organisation and the public community.
  • Legal Counsel
    Ensures the City is in the best legal position and provides legal advice and consultation
  • Innovation
    Provides the City with innovative ideas for future direction.

Canning Community & Commercial

Develops and activates a strong, healthy, vibrant and harmonious community and ensures the efficient and effective performance of the City and its assets. Includes the areas of:

  • Business Canning
    Strategically builds and sustains the City’s financial position through asset optimisation strategies and application of strong fiscal responsibility.
  • Connect Canning
    Positions the City as a leader in integrating end to end business through managing systems and ensuring the integrity of corporate knowledge and accountability, as well as ensures effective connection within the City and the community.
  • Enriching Canning
    Delivers and manages supportive services to the City’s diverse communities and activates a vibrant and harmonious community through events programs and services, including supported accommodation, community development, retirement and residential living, and community learning.
  • Governance Canning
    Ensures the City is governed in accordance with legislation, policy and best practice standards.
  • Land Utilisation
    Optimises the performance of the City’s land and built assets, including through tenancy management and real estate strategy and portfolio management.
  • People & Performance
    Effectively and efficiently supports the organisation to achieve its optimum performance through our people.

Canning Sustainable Development

Plans and delivers place design for an innovative, contemporary and sustainable City of Canning. Includes the areas of:

  • Healthy Canning
    Supports and promotes the health and wellbeing of City residents and locations through building services and public health and amenity.
  • Liveable Canning
    Develops and maintains systems and guidelines that streamline the statutory processes for development and building approval, including statutory planning and regulatory services.
  • Safe Canning
    Supports the wellbeing of the City through rangers, community safety, community education, emergency services and animal control.

Our Facilities and Sites

Administration Building
1317 Albany Highway, Cannington

Works Depot
47 Fleming Avenue, Wilson

Cannington Leisureplex
233 Sevenoaks Street, Cannington

Riverton Leisureplex
67 Riley Road, Riverton

Cannington Library
233 Sevenoaks Street, Cannington

Riverton Library
67 Riley Road, Riverton

Willetton Library
39 Burrendah Boulevard, Willetton

Bentley Hub
Nyamup Way, Bentley

Canning River Eco Education Centre
Cnr Kent St and Queens Park Road, Wilson

Waste Transfer Station
Lot 502 Ranford Road, Canning Vale

Canning Lodge
6 Caprice Place, Willetton

Herald Avenue Offices
2 Herald Avenue, Willetton

Whaleback Golf Course
Whaleback Avenue, Parkwood