First listed on: 27 March 2024

Manager - Operations North West, Resource Recovery


The Opportunity

We are looking for an experienced Operations Manager to head up two of our sites in the Goulburn Valley region. Based at Echuca (3564) you will manage our Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) there, as well as our waste transfer station at Shepparton. You will work with two site supervisors to manage all operations and around 34 other staff, with a focus on safety, efficiency and profitability. This is a perfect opportunity for someone with a strong operations management background in waste, logistics, transport or general facility/site management. There will be great scope for you to shine by identifying process improvements, reviewing contracts, controlling costs and improving operational efficiencies.

What's on offer

  • Full site managerial responsibilities with wide scope
  • Great opportunities for process and profit improvement
  • Market leading global environmental services company

What you'll be responsible for

  • Provide leadership, training and communication to the workforce regarding safe work practices and procedures
  • Ensure the performance KPIs of the division in relation to both customer expectation and operational effectiveness
  • Manage the P&L to maximise opportunities and control costs
  • Manage customer relationships and contracts

What you'll need to be successful

  • 3-5 years' experience in a similar level operational/site management role in a relevant or similar organisation
  • P&L management responsibility
  • Proven leadership skills - with experience managing operational staff.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)

A Veolia Career

All of our employees are entitled to:

  • Our Veolia Cares policy enables parental leave to be offered from day one of your employment regardless of whether you're on a permanent or fixed term contract
  • Employee share plan
  • Annual salary review with bonus
  • Support to pursue educational and development opportunities
  • Access to endless career options and pathways, Veolia promotes from within
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Bupa health insurance discount
  • Corporate Discounts
  • Fitness Passport
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Salary sacrificing (i.e. super, novated leases)

We are a Circle Back Initiative Employer and commit to respond to every applicant.

Our environmental solutions help customers preserve and renew our natural resources, creating a better future for our planet. Here, you'll have the opportunity to build your career, and a more sustainable world.

At Veolia we value diversity, equity and inclusion, we are committed to providing working environments where everyone is included and treated fairly and with respect. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples. The First Nations language where this role is based is Bangerang.

We also welcome applications from veterans, people with disability, all gender identities, mature age and early careers, members of the LGBTIQA+ community, and people from all cultural backgrounds. We also encourage our Veterans to visit our Veterans at Veolia webpage.

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