Waste Transfer Station Operator
A great permanent opportunity at our Waste Transfer Station Level 4 - $71,981 Superannuation Work close to home, work within your community Litchfield Municipality is situated on the outskirts of Darwin amid tropical rural bushland. Our team shares a passion for shaping the community through the safe and efficient disposal and stockpiling of waste and recyclable materials. We operate waste transfer stations; at Howard Springs, Humpty Doo and Berry Springs.
The Council ensures that its operations have a great culture, valuing team work and celebrating success. We currently have a work opportunity for a Plant Operator to join our waste management team. The Role In this role, you will contribute to the safe and smooth running of the waste transfer stations, predominantly based at our Humpty Doo and Howard Springs sites.
Your duties will include ensuring that waste materials are deposited in the correct areas at site by assisting customers and operating heavy machinery. Health and safety will be at the forefront of everything you do, to ensure you and your colleagues go home safely, at night. About You You will possess proven experience in safely operating backhoes, bobcats and front end loaders.
Furthermore, experience in waste management will be of assistance for this position. You will need to have the willingness to manage waste, be a team player and provide an excellent customer service for our valued residents. Additionally, you will be willing to work a 14-day roster over an average of 9 shifts including weekend work (76 hours per fortnight).
Key to your success will be your commitment to Work Health and Safety, your customer service and minimising waste to landfill. A current Northern Territory Drivers Licence, Forklift Licence and equipment competency is required for the role. What's in it for you? In return, we offer a competitive salary, a safe and productive work environment, and the opportunity to make a difference in our community.
To apply for this job go to: "litchfield.recruitmenthub.com.
au" & enter ref code: 4845409. Applications close 16 September 2019.