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Resource Recovery Centre Operator (Casual)

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Work type: Casual
Location: Melbourne
Categories: Waste Management

Resource and Recovery Centre Operator (Casual positions available)

Mitchell Shire Council has embarked on Victoria’s last great story of growth.

Located just 40 minutes from Melbourne where the city meets the country, we’re renowned for our scenic beauty that’s rich in both history and heritage.  We’re home to a mix of beautiful natural landscapes, townships and emerging communities in some of Australia’s fastest-growing suburbs.

Come join a Local Government Organisation offering a fantastic opportunity for Community, Opportunity and Growth for the right applicant.

This is your opportunity to join a supportive organisation in an area with a projected population growth of 181,591 people.

About the Opportunity

Resource and Recovery Centre Operators work within our Waste and Resource Recovery Operations team to operate and maintain the four Resource Recovery Centres in our Shire. The team provide high quality customer service and ensure our sites are compliant with relevant legislation and standards. We pride ourselves on delivering progressive resource recovery services and providing a benchmark for other councils. We are committed to sustainability and require staff with exceptional customer service skills along with passion and dedication. 

This role is a casual opportunity. Hourly rate begins at $44.02 (Band 3) plus superannuation.

About You

We’re looking for someone who enjoys working outdoors, has experience in a customer service role and has an understanding of waste and resource recovery principles.  As a valued team member of our Waste and Resource Recovery Operations team, the ideal candidate  will have exceptional customer service skills, the ability to follow work instructions and work well within a team. You will be the first point of contact for all our customers and represent Mitchell Shire Council in a professional and courteous manner with exceptional communication skills. You will be responsible for directing customers through our facilities and must be available to work on weekends. You will also have cash handling and computer experience.

Experience operating light machinery (backhoe and forklift) with relevant licence (certification) is desirable, but training can be provided to successful applicants without the necessary certifications.

For further information about this role please contact Robert Halley, Waste and Resource Recovery Team Leader on 0427 324 549.

All applications must address the Key Selection Criteria in the position description. For information on how to apply, please visit our Careers page.

Please note: the successful applicant will be required to obtain a Working with Children Check, prior to commencement.

Applications close at 5pm Monday 29 July 2024 

Position Description

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