Employee Benefits


There are many reasons to consider a rewarding career pathway within the Shire of Ashburton. Our diverse workforce, commitment to community and customer satisfaction, and our values-led approach are just a few of the many benefits we offer.

We provide competitive salary and remuneration levels, additional leave entitlements, negotiated healthcare rates, salary packaging options and professional development and personal growth opportunities. 

Dependant on your role, you may be entitled to all or most of the following employee benefits:

  • Subsidised housing or rent relief
  • 6 weeks’ annual leave
  • Additional superannuation contributions
  • Professional membership allowance
  • Health and wellbeing allowance
  • Annual travel leave allowance
  • Annual Ashburton allowance
  • Corporate uniform allowance
  • Flexible working arrangements

Employee Assistance Program for you and your family