Refund Point Operator - CASUAL POOL (#198)

Employment Details
Date Added: 27-Oct-2021
Closing Date: 7-Dec-2022 04:00 PM
  • Pool Recruitment
  • Weekend Work Required
  • Location - Newman

The Shire of East Pilbara is a well-established Local Government Authority in Western Australia, which services the town sites of Newman, Marble Bar, Nullagine and local communities.

The Shire is offering an exciting opportunity for suitable applicants to fill the recruitment pool for the Refund Point Operator (Casual) position. In this role, you would be responsible for the operation of a Refund Point as part of the WA Container Deposit Scheme (CDS). This includes but is not limited to, providing a high level of customer service, receiving deposits of eligible containers from customers, manually sorting and counting, and providing customers refunds through the Point of Sales (POS) system software.

To be successful in this role, you must be punctual, reliable, hardworking, have a willingness to learn and be able to work autonomously and as part of a team. You will receive full training on how the CDS works, sorting eligible containers and using the POS system software. This is a great opportunity to learn new skills in customer service, administration and sorting in an industrial environment.

The salary range is between $33.86 and $36.23 per hour, inclusive of 25% casual loading (adult rate). Additional benefits include eligibility for long service leave, professional development and a 25% discount for recreational/gym/aquatic memberships and free fitness assessments.

Candidates will form part of the recruitment pool that we can access now and in the future. Please note – applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis and will be assessed regularly throughout the advertising period.

The Shire of East Pilbara is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination in the provision of our services. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

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Job Details
Business Unit Waste Services
Employment Status Casual
Total Package Up to $36.23 p/h

Contact Information

For enquiries relating to the application or recruitment process, please contact: People & Culture Business Partner on (08) 9175 8000 or

For role specific enquiries, please contact Bella Peardon – Waste Sustainability Officer, on (08) 9175 8000 or email on

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