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Over 600,000 Aussies have lost their jobs during COVID-19 and a further 600,000 have seen their work hours reduced.

As restrictions start to lift and we prepare to get back to a new 'normal' we're launching our new Job File.

Casual Waste Plant Operator/Labourer
25th May 2022

Eurobodalla Shire Council
Surf Beach Waste Management Facility
Job Type

Based at Surf Beach Waste Management Facility, this role contributes to the safe and efficient operation of the Waste Disposal, Recycling and Buy Back shop. Drawing on your proven HR driving experience, you will operate site plant and machinery, including but not limited to, track loader, wheel loader, compactor, water truck, and forklift.

Maintaining high standards of customer service and safety, you will inspect incoming loads and seek confirmation from customers regarding waste types to ensure accurate identification of waste; and control and direct all traffic and pedestrian movements in and around receival, disposal, and processing areas. You will work to maximise resource recovery opportunities through waste identification and separation.

This is a casual position where hours of work are not guaranteed and includes weekend and public holiday rosters to cover staff absence and periods of high activity.

Total remuneration for the role is in the range $39.79 to $41.80 gross per hour consisting of:

• $28.09 to $29.56 gross base salary per hour,
• $7.02 to $7.39 casual loading (calculated at 25%),
• $1.17 per hour Adverse Working Conditions allowance, plus
• $3.51 to $3.69 superannuation (at 10%)

A satisfactory outcome as a result of a National Criminal History Record Check is a requirement for this position.

Applications: For your application to be considered for this position you will need to submit your application via the Eurobodalla Shire Council on-line recruitment portal and provide responses to the selection criteria listed in the application form.

Only applications submitted via our recruitment portal will be considered.

To do this please go to the Eurobodalla Shire Council webpage ( and click on the Vacant Positions tab to view all current vacant positions.

Closing Date: 4.30pm Tuesday 14 June 2022

Skill Required

We are looking for someone who is flexible and reliable, can work independently, and harmoniously within a team environment. Occasionally, you may be required to work at the Moruya Transfer Station or the Brou Waste Management Facility.

To apply for this job, please contact us by sending us an email to [email protected] or calling us an on