Bin Replacement Officer – City of Lake Macquarie

Bin Replacement Officer

Have you been looking for the
opportunity to utilise your excellent customer service skills while
contributing to the maintenance of one of Council’s essential
services? The Waste Operations section at Lake Macquarie City
Council is looking for a committed individual with excellent
organisational and time management skills to deliver, repair and
tag bins as part of the mobile bin replacement

Bin Replacement Officer

This position within the
Waste, Environment and Rangers Department is responsible for
various functions including; the delivery and repair of damaged
mobile garbage bins, installation of public litter bins and stands,
and the collection of dead animals from public places. This is a
varied position that will see you utilising your excellent customer
service skills, computer skills and experience in small plant and
equipment such as plastic welding machines.

This position will:

  • Investigate and action
    inquiries received from residents in relation to damaged mobile
    garbage bins and apply Council’s Mobile Bin Replacement
    and Repair Policy
  • Repair, deliver and
    install bins and bin stands for parks, street litter and
    commercial applications
  • Collect damaged bins from
    premises and deliver to Councils depot for storage and
  • Maintain commercial and
    additional domestic bins tagging and data base
  • Collection from public
    places of dead animals on Council roads, reserves and parks, or
    as reasonably requested by the Waste Operations Coordinator,
    Manager Waste Environment Rangers and Group Manager
    Operations or Council’s after hours

You will have:

  • Current Class MR Drivers
  • Demonstrated ability to
    be self-motivated, perform duties in a reliable and
    enthusiastic manner, working autonomously as an
  • Experience in the use of
    computer systems including Word, Excel, and
  • Demonstrated commitment
    to providing a high level of customer
  • Experience in the use of
    small plant and equipment such as plastic welding

Salary: $50,051 –
$53,883 per annum plus superannuation

Benefits of joining Lake Macquarie City Council

  • 38-hour working
  • 3-week RDO
  • long service leave after
    5 years
  • education
  • training and development
  • corporate fitness
  • free

Please note as part of The
City of Lake Macquarie’s recruitment process, prior to an
offer of employment being made, recommended candidates may be
subject to a medical assessment with Council’s

Closing Date: 5pm
Monday, 6 October 2014

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