Current Vacancies

Recycling Officer (000597)

About This Position

  • Maximum Term – Part Time
  • 12.5% super

The Huon Valley Council currently has an exciting opportunity for a Recycling Officer to join their Environment & Development Services Department.  This role will provide guidance to the public regarding correct recycling procedures across all Huon Valley Waste Transfer stations and ensure the professional operation and presentation of the Council’s waste transfer sites in accordance with legislative requirements and customer expectations.

You will have a minimum preferred completion of Year 10 or basic vocational training and a current drivers licence. You will also have strong customer service and persuasive skills as well as possessing conflict resolution skills. You will be required to have the physical capacity to undertake manual labour as required within the scope of your responsibilities and an understanding of waste diversion and minimisation practices as well as work health and safety principles.

If you are keen for a range of experiences, and would like a career that challenges you while enjoying the Huon’s beautiful natural surroundings we would like to hear from you.

To Apply:

Applications are to include a CV and covering letter addressing the selection criteria indicating your ability to meet the role requirements and can be submitted via the website above.

Mandatory Requirements

Essential:

  • Minimum preferred completion of Year 10, Basic vocational training e.g. pre apprenticeship, Traineeship certificate
  • Drivers Licence
  • Strong customer service and persuasive skills
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • A demonstrated understanding of waste diversion and minimisation practices.
  • Physical capacity to undertake manual labour within the scope of responsibilities.
  • Demonstrated understanding of work health and safety principles.

Desirable:

  • Previous experience in the operation of a waste transfer station.

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Position Type

Casual

Application Close Date

Reporting To

Martin Conlan (03) 6264 0346

Plumbing Officer (000596)

About This Position

  • Permanent Full Time
  • Monthly RDO
  • 12.5% super

The Huon Valley Council currently has an exciting opportunity for a Plumbing Officer to join their Environment and Development. This role will provide plumbing inspections, assessments and administration on behalf of the Council.

You will have required licensing and certification to carry out the role of a Plumbing Permit Authority under the Building Act 2016 (e.g. cert IV Plumbing) and extensive plumbing industry experience. Also, you will have demonstrated experience in plumbing control and enforcing the provisions of plumbing regulatory requirements.

You will have a strong customer focus with demonstrated experience and understanding of administration requirements for a permit authority. Strong communication and time management skills are essential, with an ability to exercise independent judgement. Computer proficiency (maintenance of databases associated with the plumbing application process) is desirable.
If you are keen for a range of experiences, and would like a career that challenges you while enjoying the Huon’s beautiful natural surroundings we would like to hear from you.

Mandatory Requirements

Essential:

  • Completion of all required occupational licensing and certification requirements to carry out the role of a Plumbing Permit Authority under the Building Act 2016 (e.g. Cert IV in Plumbing).
  • Extensive plumbing industry experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in plumbing control and enforcing the provisions of plumbing regulatory requirements.
  • A demonstrated customer focus.
  • Demonstrated experience and sound understanding of administration requirements for a Plumbing Permit Authority.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills.
  • Demonstrated administration skills, time management and an ability to exercise independent judgement.

Desirable:

  • Computer proficiency, including maintenance of databases associated with the plumbing application process.

Applications close at 9.00am on Monday 30th October 2017.

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Position Type

Full-Time

Application Close Date