Working at the Commission

Permanent opportunities

The Commission advertises all permanent full-time and part-time job vacancies on the WA Government Jobs Board.

Casual opportunities

The Local Government Elections will be conducted on 16 October 2021.

We will be looking for full time casual staff to assist with processing election packages and counting ballot papers from 28 September 2021 for approximately three weeks. Other roles will require casual staff to work on election day on Saturday 16 October 2021.

To register your interest to work on election day or for the three weeks in the processing centre for the Local Government Election please register under employment opportunities.

Employment conditions and payment rates for the Local Government Election are provided in 2021 Local Government Guide for Electoral Officers.

Internship Program

To help minimise the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the public and our staff, the WAEC has decided not to offer internships during 2021.

Commission Expectations

The Commission expects all of its employees, including casual staff, to act ethically, honestly, impartially, courteously and with due care in the performance of their duties in accordance with the Code of Conduct.

Code of Conduct