Bayswater VIC, Australia
Recycling Attendants - Bayswater, Victoria
Outlook works towards achieving its primary vision, which is realising an inclusive society for all. Outlook promotes the empowerment of people with disabilities and experiencing disadvantage to participate in community life. Our commitment is to people having choice and enabling people with a disability to have the same rights and opportunities as other members of our community.
Outlook is a for purpose organisation, meaning it delivers important community services and runs successful and ethical businesses that fund investment back into our organisation and people. Outlook’s social enterprises, comprising our commercial businesses, contribute to further social outcomes through employment and skill development opportunities as well as positive environmental outcomes.
About the job
Outlook is proud to have been appointed as one of the collection point operators and related operations, as part of the incoming Victoria Container Deposit Scheme (CDS), commencing 1st November 2023, which will see transformation in Victoria’s waste and recycling networks and making a positive difference to the community and environment.
We have a number of opportunities available within our Bayswater container deposit depot site. We are looking to employ a number of Recycling Attendants to work across a 7-day rotating roster.
We are seeking environmentally, and inclusivity focused, motivated people to join our diverse team to engage in a variety of tasks which includes, effective customer service, inspect and sort eligible CDS containers to ensure they meet the recycling depot guidelines, processing customer transactions, assist with movement of containers around the depot using appropriate plant and equipment and ensuring all transactions are processed accurately and all items are correctly counted and correct refunds are calculated for customers.
You will need, at a minimum:
A friendly personality
Understands WHS culture and demonstrates this in daily work
Strong communication skills with the ability to develop rapport with a broad range of customers
Sound numerical and mathematical ability
Able to follow instructions and procedures
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
To adhere to safe work practices, and take direction
PLEASE NOTE- We will offer full training for successful candidates
Our site operation hours are between 8.00am – 5.00pm - 7 days per week. We will require successful candidates to be flexible to work Monday to Sunday, which may include Public Holidays and weekends. Weekend and public holiday rates apply if rostered on.
Successful candidates will be required to complete a National Police Check as well as a pre-employment medical and drug test. Random drug and alcohol testing may occur at depot, once employed.
Outlook is an equal opportunity employer and consistent with our organisational purpose, Outlook embraces diversity. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disabilities and diverse backgrounds and abilities to apply for this role.
In addition to a competitive salary, Outlook offers salary packaging to increase your take home pay, discounts on purchases, a flexible and diverse workplace, and a strong Employee Assistance Program.
How to Apply
If this role and our for-purpose business overview has made you excited for what your future could hold, we want to hear from you. Position Description is available on this link. For more information, please contact Stephen Lowery on 0421 357 608.
If you would like to be a part of our team please apply today by emailing your CV and cover letter to: email@example.com
How many years of customer service experience do you have?
Are you willing to undertake a National Police Check?
Are you willing to undertake pre-employment medical checks?
Do you have a current Driver’s Licence?
Are you flexible to work on weekdays, weekends and Public Holidays?
Do you have full working rights to work in Australia?