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Waste Management Coordinator


Reference: 4043792

The City of Darwin is seeking to appoint an experienced and motivated professional to join the Council in the role of Waste Management Coordinator.

This position is based at Council's Civic Centre in the heart of the CBD and offers outstanding leadership opportunities, excellent supportive conditions along with a generous salary package.

The key responsibility of this role is to effectively oversee all of Council's Waste Management Activities. The role will be responsible for the contractual management of Council's waste management contracts including kerbside waste collection, landfill operations and recycling facility operations. Further key responsibilities include the development and implementation of strategic and operational plans for waste management and providing guidance and support to waste management staff.

The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor of Civil or Environmental Engineering (or equivalent) and a minimum of five (5) years demonstrated experience in waste management and / or managing significant civil projects. Relevant experience across both contracts and contractors, environmental legislation, along with a high level of communication are key attributes to be demonstrated.

For more information regarding this position please contact Emma Lewis, Acting Manager Technical Services on 08 8930 0529.

To view the position description and submit an application, addressing the selection criteria within, visit our website and click on the Careers quicklink.

Applications close 5pm 26 March 2018

As part of Council's recruitment process, successful applicants will undergo pre-employment assessments, which may include a medical.

City of Darwin offers six weeks annual leave, district allowance, salary sacrifice options, and the opportunity for continuous professional development and learning.

Brendan Dowd

Chief Executive Officer

Applications Close: 26 Mar 2018