CHDC has a dedicated team committed to facilitating a wide range of projects and initiatives across the Central Highlands Queensland region and is proactive in providing relevant advice, statistical information, workshops and networks to support business, industry, government and community.

All career opportunities at CHDC will be made available here.

Regional Development Officer

4 Year Contract Position
Remuneration Package:  $85,000 – $95,000

The Central Highlands Development Corporation Ltd (CHDC) is responsible for facilitating opportunities to enhance Tourism and Economic Development in the Central Highlands.

An outstanding opportunity currently exists for a suitably skilled Regional Development Officer to join a cooperative and professional team based organisation.  Relevant experience in Communications; Marketing; IT and Social Media; Business; and Regional Development would be highly regarded.

The position requires a dynamic approach to facilitating economic and investment attraction and to the development of regional relationships and partnerships in order to strengthen the regional economy.  We’re seeking a marketer, researcher, diplomat, networker, communicator and innovative thinker.

Do you offer skills in communication, innovation and technology?

Can you meet tight deadlines, conduct research and collate data analysis?  Do you have advanced computer skills and an eye for detail?

For enquiries regarding this position and to request the Position Description, please contact Sarah Lloyd on (07) 4982 4386 or

To be eligible for employment, applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia and hold a current drivers licence.

Applicants must submit a covering letter, current resume and responses to the key selection criteria as outlined in the position description, to the General Manager, Mrs Sandra Hobbs.

Applications for this position close at 5:00pm on Saturday, 3 June 2017.