Waste Education Officer

Employment Details
Date Added: 29-Nov-2019
Closing Date: 13-Dec-2019 05:00 PM

Waste Education Officer (FOGO)


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


  • Work a 19 day month
  • A cash salary of $69,199.52 (Up to $80,300 total annual remuneration package)
  • Up to 14.5% superannuation and 17.5% leave loading
  • Belmont based location


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and highly motivated professional to join EMRC’s Resource Recovery team in the role of Waste Education Officer. This is a rare chance to join a Council who has a strong focus on environmental impacts and waste management. This opportunity will give you the chance to make your mark at a local community level and see your input translate directly into positive environmental outcomes.


This role will assist in the development, implementation and coordination of the EMRC’s long term Food & Garden Organics strategy (FOGO), and with a range of resource recovery, community awareness and education programs that aim to protect the environmental sustainability of Perth’s Eastern Region.


To be successful in this role you will have:


  • Demonstrated ability to develop, evaluate and implement waste education, waste management or behavioural change programmes
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to produce high quality work
  • Current Working with Children Check


Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the waste industry and current resource recovery issues would be advantageous. With some public speaking experience, you will also be able to demonstrate your ability to form effective working relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders.


To apply please submit a current resume and a covering letter addressing your competencies, experience and qualifications as outlined in the recruitment information package.


Apply online https://www.emrc.org.au/employment/ or via post to Manager HR, VAC 19/24, Recruitment, PO Box 234, Belmont WA 6984.



Chief Executive Officer



For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Dave Beresford, Resource Recovery on

(08) 9424 2239 or email Dave; Dave.Beresford@emrc.org.au


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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