Employment Opportunity - Weighbridge Officer


Location: Landfill   Occupation: Waste Operations/Landfill   Division: Infrastructure Services

Level 2 - $82,617.13 (Including Port Hedland allowance)

The Town

Port Hedland is a dynamic, diverse town in Western Australia’s beautiful North West that enjoys a relaxed lifestyle. We are proud of our stunning landscapes, Aboriginal heritage, vibrant multicultural community and our significant resources industry. At the Town of Port Hedland, let your career take-off as you tackle challenges unique to the region, collaborate with a range of people from all walks of life and become part of a vibrant team that is making real change in the Pilbara.

The Role

The Town of Port Hedland is looking for someone reliable and motivated to join our Port Hedland Waste Operations team as a Weighbridge Officer for a fixed term until May 2023. The successful applicants will be expected to operate as effective team members at our South Hedland Landfill Facility.

For further information, please view the attached position description.

Work Related Requirements

The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol assessment to be considered for the role, as well as possess:

  • National Police Clearance
  • Current ‘C’ class drivers license
  • Rights to work in Australia

How to Apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply online.

If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:

Post:   PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721

Hand:  Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721

Applicants are advised to write a cover letter of no more than two (2) pages outlining how your skills, capabilities and experience will contribute to their success in this position. Applicants who do not attach a cover letter may not be considered in the first round of shortlisting. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their application is received in full prior to the closing date and time.

Suitable applicants may be considered for appointment to similar vacancies during the six month period following the conclusion of this recruitment process.

For further information about this position please contact Alex Kandie, Site Supervisor on (08) 9158 9710 or recruitmenttownofporthedland@porthedland.wa.gov.au     

The Town reserves the right to commence shortlisting prior to the closing date.

Please keep in mind that this is an ongoing talent pool. We will check applications on a regular basis. We may not get back to you immediately.

The Town of Port Hedland is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Applications close 11:45pm Friday 7th  October 2022

Attachments : - 20220407 PD_Weighbridge Officer V1.pdf

Posted on Sep 19 by Town of Port Hedland

Advert closes on Fri, 7 Oct 2022 23:45:00