The Shire of Ashburton serves communities across a vast region in the Pilbara, Western Australia. The region is known for mining, agriculture and fishing, and for its rugged, ancient landscape. Tom Price is WA’s highest town, located right on the edge of
ABOUT THE POSITION
The Shire is seeking a full time Waste Disposal Site Operator to join our dedicated Waste Services team. This position is responsible for performing general duties relating to the maintenance and operation of the Shire’s waste disposal sites, whilst complying with the Environmental and Operational Management Plans and Department of Environment & Regulation licence requirements.
Our ideal candidate will have relevant experience operating heavy plant and equipment safely. An ‘HR’ class licence is essential, with Front End Loader and Refuse Compactor tickets highly regarded, however on the job training will be provided.
Some travel to the other Shire towns may be required on occasion. This role is required to work Tuesday to Saturday, 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM.
The position offers a competitive remuneration package including superannuation matching and six weeks’ annual leave. All terms and conditions are as per the Shire of Ashburton Enterprise Agreement 2017.
For further information regarding this exciting opportunity, please contact Helen Pickering, Waste Manager, on 0428 035 280.
Suitable applicants for this position may be considered for other similar vacancies within the Shire.
Applicants must apply online
It is recommended that you review the application attachments for this position, prior to applying.
To apply for this role, all you need to do is send us your current resume and a covering letter of no more than two pages, outlining how your skills and experience relate to the requirements of this position.
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Applicants should have their documents ready to attach prior to applying.
Applications will be received until 9:00 AM on Monday, 24 August 2020.
The Shire of Ashburton is committed to diversity and strongly encourages candidates from different cultural, gender and age backgrounds to apply.
Please Note: Canvassing of Councillors or Shire Employees will disqualify. The successful candidate is required to obtain relevant police checks and to provide evidence of all claimed qualifications prior to commencing employment. We strongly encourage candidates to apply for a National Police Check upon job application.
Attachments:- JA31AT Waste Disposal Site Operator TP PD Apr20.pdf