Campbelltown City Council NSW

Resource Recovery Engagement Officer

Campbelltown City Council NSW

Mar 7th, 2023
$ 1,071 / Week
Campbelltown is a place that is naturally welcoming. Positioned on the edge of Sydney we push the boundaries with new ideas and fresh thinking.

We are a place of opportunity supported by our natural landscapes, connected location and vibrant cultures, inspiring all we engage.

Resource Recovery Engagement Officer

  • Temporary Full time positions – up to 12 month contract (options of job share available)
  • Weekly salary from $1,070.70 + 10.5% superannuation
  • Generous professional development

About us:

Campbelltown City Council is an ambitious and innovative organisation in a rapidly growing city that is ideally located with easy access to key public transport and road links. Boasting extensive bushland areas along the Georges River, contrasted with vibrant city centres, Campbelltown City has been identified as a key strategic centre for the Macarthur region. Providing a range of services and facilities to a diverse community, we have a cohesive and collaborative culture that thrives on having a positive impact.

The Resource Recovery and Waste Services team is responsible for managing the collection, processing and disposal of waste, commingled dry recyclables, garden organics and bulky waste from households across the Campbelltown LGA.

About the role:

We are currently seeking two Resource Recovery Engagement Officers. In this role you will be responsible for inspecting kerbside recycling and garden organics bins to identify contamination, data collection and analysis in relation to contamination of kerbside bins and engaging with the community to improve resource recovery rates across the LGA.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following key skills and attributes:

  • Demonstrated experience in dealing with customers and resolving problems and conflict.
  • Demonstrated highly developed interpersonal and communication skills (both written and oral).
  • Computer literacy, report writing skills and strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of an effective team
  • Understanding of bin types, waste and recycling streams, kerbside collection service arrangements, and processing and disposal systems.
  • A working knowledge of the causes and problems created by contamination in recycling and organics streams.
  • Current NSW Class C drivers licence (or motorbike licence).
  • COVID-19 Vaccination or Medical Contradictation upon commencement.
  • Commitment to role modeling our values of: trust, teamwork, respect, integrity and optimism

As a member of our friendly and passionate team, you’ll receive the following benefits:

  • Temporary full-time employment (up to 12 month), 38 hours per week
  • Salary from $1,070.70 per week + 10.5% superannuation
  • Awad increase from July 2023
  • Mobile phone
  • Flexi time
  • Generous leave provisions
  • Generous professional development opportunities
  • Weekly pay
  • Staff car park

Key contact:
For further information on this position, please contact Nathan Lakeman – Resource Recovery & Waste Coordinator on 4645 4918.

Applications close: Sunday 26 March 2023

Sound like you? Apply now!

Campbelltown City Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and values the unique contributions of all people. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.

Council also recognises the skills and attributes of veterans and welcomes applications from ex-service personnel.

If you require alternative methods of application or screening, you must approach Campbelltown City Council NSW directly to request this, as we're not responsible for the employer's application process.

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