Full Time Permanent
Facilities, Waste & Infrastructure – Riversdale Depot
$90,591 – $98,566 plus super, plus RDO

A little bit about the role

Be a part of our passionate Depot Team as the Waste Contracts Officer. You will be responsible for the contract management of waste contracts and ensuring compliance of contract conditions for all of our waste and recycling services .

What are we looking for?

You will have an eye for detail and data, able to oversee all administrative functions of our waste and recycling contract requirements. With strong communication skills including public speaking, writing reports and the ability to negotiate whilst communicating with a wide range of stakeholders. You have a strong knowledge of tender processes and can analyse and report on weekly and monthly statistical waste data.

Your experience in financial management and reporting will enable you to manage work plans, investigate and resolve waste related service delivery issues to ensure waste services are delivered in accordance with Council’s Waste Management Strategy.

You are customer focused and passionate in your field of expertise, ready to be a part of the Facilities, Waste & Infrastructure team to help build a great city for its residents, businesses and visitors.

Qualifications and Employment Requirements

Degree or Diploma or lesser formal qualifications with work skills and relevant experience in managing waste contracts
A demonstrated knowledge of waste management practices and principles
Computer literacy across all Microsoft Office programs, GIS and asset systems is desirable
Experience in developing and implementing a range of OH&S systems
Current Victorian Drivers Licence

How to Apply
Please submit your application online via the ‘Apply’ button by 11:59pm 31 January 2021 . All applications must be made via the online portal; no applications direct to the hiring manager will be considered. No calls or applications from agencies please.

For any further information please refer to the position description , or contact Wes Gunn, Co-ordinator Waste Operations on 9278 4588.

If you want to know more about the benefits of working for the City of Boroondara, please visit our Careers Website .

Council recognises the benefits of a diverse workforce for its employees and customers. To ensure equity of access to employment opportunities, Council encourages applications from underrepresented groups including people who are from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background, people from different ages, abilities, gender identities, sexual orientation and cultural backgrounds. If you require any additional support or adjustments regarding interview arrangements, please advise the contact listed above in advance.
Applicants must have the right to work in Australia. Council is a child safe organisation and as such, some applicants may be required to hold a Working with Children Check. Additionally, some applicants may also be required to undergo a National Criminal History check and/or medical check as per the requirements of the role.

Who are we?

The City of Boroondara is a metropolitan council, representing more than 170,000 people in the inner-eastern suburbs of Melbourne. A leader in the local government sector, with a reputation for innovation and excellence, we believe in providing an environment where our staff thrive, both in the work they do and in how they learn and develop as people and professionals.

We like to challenge the norm and we are investing significantly in innovation and technology improvements in order to provide our customers with an even greater experience and engagement. We are putting our customers at the forefront of what we do with our organisation wide change initiative, the Customer Experience Improvement Strategy (CEIS).

You will be instrumental in driving this change across the organisation using best practice approaches to successfully support us from the now to our desired future state.

With so much going on it’s a great time to join Boroondara!

Read more