Waste Officer - Technical

MidCoast Council Full Time Permanent 24/06/2020

About the role

This position sits within our Waste Services Department and is responsible for assisting the Team Leader Waste Operations and Sustainability in the landfill operations, transfer station operations, Material Recovery facility, waste collection, litter bin service and associated activities within the Waste Services Department.

About you

We are looking for a friendly proactive person who is able to communicate well with all relevant stakeholders within our community to improve the processes that assist MidCoast Council in caring for our environment. The successful applicant should be flexible and take pride in the work that they do.

The package

  • Permanent Full Time, working 35 hours per week
  • Commencing salary circa $56,000 p.a. (Grade 6) plus superannuation
  • Vehicle arrangements will also be discussed with the successful candidate.


Initially this position will be based from the Taree Administration Centre at 2 Pulteney Street, Taree. In future your normal place of work will be the Council Offices at 2 Biripi Way Taree. When the time comes for you to move to Biripi Way, four weeks’ notice will be provided. You may also be required to be based from other Council sites across the MidCoast Council region.

How to apply: We often receive a high level of interest in roles we advertise so, to help provide our applicants with an efficient and professional service, our recruitment system is fully online.  

  • When you click "Apply for this job" you will be directed to our online application. 
 Closing date: Wednesday 8 July 2020 at 11.30 pm.