Position Details
Reference Number 25048
Position Title Supervisor - Waste Services
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Austin Hospital
Hours per Week 38.00
Position Summary

Waste Services (numerous roles)

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation. An exciting opportunity currently exists for enthusiastic and experienced professionals to join our newly created Waste Services team. The Waste Services team is responsible for the collection, movement and management of Austin Health’s waste streams including (but not limited to) general, recycling and clinical waste.  The team will also play a key role in reducing waste through the identification and implementation of new initiatives.

Austin Health is currently recruiting for the following newly created roles:

  • Waste Supervisor - 25048
  • Waste Officers (part time and full time roles available ) - 25049

The Position Description for each of the roles outlines the key requirements and selection criteria. Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and access to an employee assistance program. All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working with Children Check. Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Selection Criteria Essential: •A commitment to Austin Health values: Integrity, Accountability, Respect and Excellence. •Demonstrated experience in the supervision and management of teams. •Demonstrated experience in waste management in a large, complex organisation. •Sound knowledge of best practice waste management. •Abili
Desirable: •Relevant qualification/s. •Knowledge of waste generation processes in healthcare. •Demonstrated understanding of hospital environments, including clinical areas and management structures.
Contact Person Jason Walker
Contact Number (03) 9496 5758
Closing Date 31/10/2017
Position Description
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