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Work type: Full time permanent
Location: Australia - Northern Territories - Darwin
Categories: Mining, Resources and Energy, Facilities Management
Ventia is one of the largest infrastructure service providers in Australasia.
We have a rich history and solid track record of delivering services that provide the best outcomes for our clients and our people. We have a strong, inclusive culture that values our people and provides clear direction for our professional activities and our personal behaviours.
We provide long-term operation, maintenance and management of critical public and private assets and infrastructure across telecommunications, transport, local government, water, power generation, electricity, gas, healthcare, education, resources and defence industries.
About the role
We are currently seeking a
Waste Coordinator for a major project in the Darwin region. We are offering opportunity of a life time to join a first-class team.
If successful, your main responsibilities would include providing support to the project environment team's Environmental Advisor for Waste Management on compilation and tracking of waste data and periodic reports for purposes of internal and external audits.
Some of your additional duties will include:
Support waste management activities site-wide including technical support to the waste services provider(s) and waste-producing subcontractors
Support the project environment team including Environmental Advisor for Waste Management with waste management initiatives
Ensure that Subcontractors are implementing waste management plans and waste hierarchy of control in accordance with commitments in their CEMPs through loss prevention inspections
Assist the existing Waste Coordinator with general daily monitoring / auditing / inspection of waste storage areas to ensure proper segregation of waste streams
Review and monitor Subcontractor waste streams i.e. facilitating subcontractor completion and submittal of waste profile forms
Support planning and anticipation of future wastes that may require special management, trending, and data analysis
Conduct site inspections and participate in audits of subcontractors and waste providers including offsite waste transfer and disposal sites
What skills and experience do you need?
The ideal candidate will a hands-on knowledge of Australia and Northern Territory waste regulations including hazardous, listed and construction waste
Candidates will have demonstrated experience in hazardous waste characterisation, segregation and reuse/recycling on large construction or mine sites
Formal qualifications i.e. a series of relevant diplomas, vocational education, Bachelor Science in Environmental Management, or similar
Construction or mine site experience is mandatory as is applied experience with waste management principles and practices
Good interpersonal or people skills are key to the success of this role.
Being a part of our team means working at high profile and world-class projects.
What Ventia can offer
With the opportunity to work within an international facilities management team, Ventia can offer innovative dynamic opportunities across Australia.
If you are an ambitious professional, looking for a new, diverse and rewarding opportunity, apply now!
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Advertised: AUS Central Standard Time 09 Apr 2019
Applications close: AUS Central Standard Time
08 May 2019
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