Vacancy Details

Organics Facility Operator

Full Time 

$60,538 pa + super  

We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Organics Facility Operator to join our team at our new organics composting facility. 

The successful applicants will be responsible for undertaking and supervising the daily operations at the Organics Composting Facility, adhering to EPA Licence conditions and Australian Composting Standards. This will include sorting for contamination, using a shredding machine to refine material and loading organic material from kerbside collections into composting vessels. The position is also responsible for the vessel’s operation, which includes maintaining and monitoring temperature, oxygen and moisture content, as well as turning mature compost as needed.

The positions will be responsible for supervising operations of the site, ensuring the completions of the required processes, maintaining the monitoring records for EPA compliance, working with the broader waste team to promote continuous improvement and supporting the organics team to work in a collaborative manner. 

A current driver licence (endorsed Heavy Rigid) and a front end loader licence is required for this position, as well as experience in heavy machinery operation. 

Days of work for this position are Monday to Friday, with some potential weekend work.

A detailed Position Description is available below.  Further enquiries about these positions should be directed to Brian Bowman, Landfill Team Leader on (03) 5722 3785 or 0419 398 612. 

Note: Please see our other current vacancies. Please refer to the relevant qualification & experience requirements for each position. To be considered for other positions - you must apply for each position separately.