Waste Contracts Coordinator

Wollongong City Council Full Time Permanent 16/06/2022

Waste Contracts Coordinator
Permanent Full Time
Salary $110,524 up to $119,065 per annum plus superannuation and an Operational Motor Vehicle under leaseback arrangements
plus a 3.5% Civil Liability allowance may also apply
(Salary package will be assessed based on skills, experience and qualifications)
Recruitment No 22103

At Wollongong City Council we have a steadfast commitment to creating an Extraordinary Wollongong. We are in an exciting period of transformation and focused on delivering exceptional services, infrastructure and facilities for our community

Our strength is the diversity of our people. Together our responsibility is to create an inclusive place where everyone is welcome, valued and belongs. We lead with courage, openness and curiosity. Our conversations and actions celebrate diversity, inclusion and belonging. Learn more about us here.

About the position:

We are looking for an experienced Contracts Coordinator join our growing Waste Services Team. Wollongong City Council's Waste Services mission is to create, operate and promote Waste Services as a dynamic and sustainable business that provides value for money services to our community, now and in the future. The Waste Contracts Coordinator is responsible for the development, procurement and management of waste related services and consultancy contracts, and to ensure that Council's waste services are provided in accordance with regulatory requirements.

This position is also responsible for contributing to the Waste Services leadership team, project management services and assisting to develop and influence waste policy, strategy and services provided to the community.

Your success in this role will rely on your innovative nature and problem solving ability as well as your leadership skills and business acumen. If you have experience in contracts management and have a passion for improving how waste is managed in the Wollongong Local Government Area we encourage you to apply.

What's in it for you?

This is a genuine opportunity for you to use and expand your contract management skills and experience by contributing to a resource recovery and a more sustainable community. You will broaden your understanding of the role Local Government plays in our This is a genuine opportunity for you to use and expand your contract management skills and experience by contributing to a resource recovery and a more sustainable community. You will broaden your understanding of the role Local Government plays in our community.

We provide flexible working arrangements such as hybrid working, flex and RDOs - you just need to ask! We are value-led, support and encourage personal and professional growth, recognise and reward performance and embrace change. We provide generous leave provisions, are committed to a safety (everyone, every day and everywhere) and make available wellbeing programs to support our staff to be at their best.

Interested?

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Reach out to David Low, Waste + Resource Recovery Manager on (02) 4227 7131 for questions related to the job

Applications close 11:59pm on Monday 4 July 2022.

We are adhering to NSW Public Health Guidelines with regard to COVID19. As such this recruitment action will be conducted in line with current public health orders, for example online interviews. Currently there is also no mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement for this position. Should a public health order or relevant legislation require the position to comply to mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations, applicants will be required to comply.
Suitable candidates are subject to employment screening which includes reference checks, Identity and Medical History Checks, and may also include a Criminal History and Working with Children Check. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks.