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Plant Operator

Apply now Job no: 513526
Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: QLD

  • Permanent full-time position – Willawong, QLD
  • Competitive rate + overtime
  • Australia’s leader in sustainability and renewable resources


Who we are

When you start to think of waste as a resource, it opens a world of possibilities. Cleanaway is the largest waste management company in Australia providing sustainable waste management solutions to a range of customers including councils, small businesses, large corporate entities and government agencies.


What we offer

  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Scope for growth within the business
  • Support from a strong network of business partners
  • Employee share program
  • Great staff benefits program including novated car leasing and salary sacrificing on work-related purchases, discounts on private health insurance and more


Job responsibilities

  • Push and load waste and recyclables or compact waste using dozers and compactors as well as separate material using material handler
  • Operate an excavator to load and haul daily material
  • Operate front-end loader as required
  • Liaise with commercial and domestic customers to assist with the disposal and recycling of various waste types
  • Maintenance and safety checks on all equipment

Skills and experience

  • Car licence and tickets for mobile plant; Dozer, compactor, articulate wheel loader and excavator
  • Strong customer service skills/ethics
  • This is a high-risk environment so a commitment to safety is a must
  • HR licence would be looked upon favourably but not necessary


How to apply

To Apply please submit your current resume by clicking the APPLY NOW button. Please note; applicants for this role will be subject to pre-employment checks including medical assessment with drug and alcohol testing and a driving history check. Cleanaway encourages and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.


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