First listed on: 15 September 2021

Solo Operator

Our Operations Department is responsible for providing a range of services to Council including the collection of waste and recyclable materials from within the municipality and the Banyule Waste Recovery Centre, mechanical sweeping of roads & footpaths, inspection and maintenance of pits & drains, clearance of litter bins from shopping centres and litter bins, cleaning of council’s toilet blocks and barbeques and the management of Council's plant and Fleet.


We have a permanent full time role for a safe and reliable Solo Operator. You will ensure the efficient collection of household garbage/recycling/organics, commercial waste, parks waste and bundle branch collection.


Your passion for ensuring a safe workplace and community as well as taking pride in ensuring equipment is maintained and in good condition will be highly desirable.


You will need:

  • Current heavy Rigid truck licence
  • Proficient in the use of two-way radio communication systems
  • History of safe and competent operation of vehicles
  • Experience operating a side and rear loader
  • Experience in collection of household garbage/recycling/organics, commercial, parks waste, dump rubbish and hard waste
  • OH&S awareness and understanding
  • Commitment to high ethical standards


Pre Employment Screening: Functional Capacity Assessment. and police check


We can offer you:

  • Permanent full time 
  • $82,362.83 plus super
  • Great learning and development initiatives on offer 


Our Culture - Our Staff choose to align their career with Banyule by living the values of Respect, Integrity, Responsibility, Initiative and Inclusion, strong learning and development culture and the positive way we work in partnership with the community.  


For more information about this position please access a copy of the position description via the link below or to discuss your suitability, we encourage you to contact Bill Yob on Tel: 9490 4222 for a confidential conversation.


To apply for this position, please include your resume and cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description. 


Applications Close 11.45pm on: Sunday 26 September 2021.


Banyule City Council is a child safe organisation and an equal opportunity employer. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply

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