Employee Benefits Employee Benefits

There are some great benefits of working for Mount Isa City Council including:

Working Hours

Administration, Library and Civic Centre full-time employees work a 36.25 hour week under a Flextime Agreement.

Outdoor full-time employees work 40 hours per week with a rostered day off each month.

Annual Leave

All full-time employees are entitled to five weeks annual leave for each year of service.


Mount Isa City Council contributes 12% superannuation when the employee contributes 6% towards superannuation. Should employees elect not to contribute 6% then the Mount Isa City Council will contribute 9.5% superannuation.

Other Benefits of Working for the Mount Isa City Council

  • Sick leave, Carer's leave and Parental leave (15 days for each year of service).
  • Study assistance for professional development.
  • Corporate wardrobe and uniforms supplied by Council.

Our Values

Honesty - is an integral element of the Mount Isa City Council, our staff, our functions and our systems.

Accountability - to be fully compliant, exercise best practices, be open, transparent and fully accountable at all times.

Quality Services - to deliver a consistent high level of service that meets the requirements of our community and reflects the quality of services we aim to deliver.

Equity & Justice - to exercise and implement policies and procedures that ensure legal compliance, ethics, equality and justice for all stakeholders involved in or with our community.

Working in Partnership with our Community - To ensure frequent, regular and reliable community.