Frequently asked questions

How do I know if my application has been received?

You will receive an email confirmation as soon as your application has been submitted. If you do not receive the confirmation email please contact careers@georgesriver.nsw.gov.au

What if I don't meet some of the essential criteria?

The essential criteria is the minimum requirement for a job. You must meet the essential criteria in order to be selected for an interview.

Can I submit a general expression of interest for jobs that can be kept on file?

No, you must apply for specific jobs as they are advertised.

How do I address essential criteria?

When addressing the essential criteria, you should write at least one to two paragraphs for each, explaining how you have demonstrated the particular skill or quality by providing evidence and specific details.

Will I be notified if I am unsuccessful for the position?

Yes, you will receive notification via email if you are unsuccessful for the position

When should I expect to hear back about my application?

Under normal circumstances you will be contacted within 3 weeks of the closing date if you have been shortlisted for an interview. If you are not contacted to attend an interview during this period, it is unlikely that your application will be progressed.

Who is the best person to speak to if I have a question specifically about the position I am interested in applying for?

If you have any questions about the position you are interested in, you should contact the person who is listed on the job advertisement.

Are all jobs advertised in the newspaper?

Can I apply for a job that no longer appears on the website?

Jobs are removed from the website after the closing date; therefore late applications cannot be submitted. If you would like to submit a late application, contact the Human Resources Department and late applications may be accepted at the discretion of the selection committee.

My application was unsuccessful. How do I obtain feedback?

Please email careers@georgesriver.nsw.gov.au


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