Truck Driver / Plant Operator

Employment Details
Date Added: 18-Nov-2022
Closing Date: 4-Dec-2022 06:00 PM

The Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council is a Perth based Regional Local Government providing services in waste management, regional development and environmental management and sustainability.


  • $32.00/hr base rate + $1.24/hr AWC = $33.24/hr plus superannuation
  • Weekend penalty rates also apply to your base rate where applicable
  • Full time permanent hours
  • Local Government organisation
  • Up to 15.5% superannuation and 17.5% leave loading
  • Start date - ASAP
  • Red Hill based location


As an industry leader in the Circular Economy and Waste Management, the Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council (EMRC) is excited to present an opportunity for you to become involved in a rewarding and sustainable career with us.


An opportunity has arisen for a  Truck Driver / Plant Operator to join our Operations Team at our Red Hill Waste Management Facility. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the day to day operation of the Red Hill Waste Management Facility. 


You will also be responsible for the safe operation of plant and equipment, including but not limited to:


  • Front End Loader
  • Articulated Dump Truck
  • Excavator
  • Other miscellaneous equipment.


Essential to your success in this role will be your ability to demonstrate your past success in providing a high level of service, with a can do attitude.


Do you like variety? Well you’ve found the right place as no two days will be the same working here at the EMRC and for the community.


To apply please submit a current resume and covering letter addressing your competencies, experience and qualifications relevant to this role. We encourage you to visit our website to view the position descriptions and learn more about the EMRC.


Position Description – Truck Driver / Plant Operator


Apply online or via post to

Manager HR, VAC 22/31, Recruitment

PO Box 234,

Belmont WA 6984.




Chief Executive Officer



For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Tanya Beinhauer, Manager Red Hill Waste Management Facility on (08) 6219 7333.


APPLICATIONS CLOSE:  Sunday 4th December 2022 at 6:00pm


We reserve the right to commence interviews prior to closing date


The Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome people from all backgrounds to apply to join us, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people identifying as LGBTI, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with disability


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