Applying with Hume is easy

  1. Enter your personal details.
  2. Answer the questionnaire. We recommend you prepare these responses in advance and paste them into the corresponding field to avoid time-outs.
  3. Upload your CV and Cover Letter using the fields provided in PDF or MS Word format under 2MBb each.

It is not necessary to prepare responses to the Key Selection Criteria listed in the Position Description. These will be addressed throughout the recruitment process. However, all applications should provide a response to the questionnaire below.

The application submission deadline to apply for a position is 10pm on the closing date specified. Online applications are preferred, however we will accept applications via post and email.

Email careers@hume.vic.gov.au or mail Manager Human Resources, PO Box 119, DALLAS, Victoria, 3047.

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You are applying for the position:

Landfill Gatehouse Operator (100243) | Broadmeadows, Australia

You are applying for the position: Landfill Gatehouse Operator (100243) | Broadmeadows



Application Form

(All fields are required)

1. Residency:
Are you eligible to work in Australia?

2. Source of application:
Where did you hear about this opportunity?

3. Employment:
Are you currently an employee of Hume City Council?

4. Police Check and WWC:
Please advise if you are willing to undergo a National Police check and obtain a Working With Children card if required for this position?

5. Declaration:
I confirm that the attached Resume is a true and accurate reflection of my employment history, skills and qualification.

6. Communication Skills:
Please describe how you have demonstrated good communication skills and your ability to communicate with a wide variety of people from diverse backgrounds and cultures either through face to face contact or telephone conversations.

7. Customer Service Skills:
Can you describe your experience in managing a dissatisfied customer and what you did to retrieve the situation?

8. Administration Skills:
Please describe your administration experience, including completing payment transactions and related reporting. Can you please also include your competency in using computer systems, including specialist gatehouse software and standard Microsoft Office applications?

9. Experience:
Can you outline your experience to operate a weighbridge or experience in a similar role, where you had to accurately enter and record data and transactions? This includes the issuing of receipts/tax invoice, recording transactions on the allocated weighbridge software provided, the ability to classify waste loads, visual inspections on vehicle mass limits and completion of public weighbridge certificates.


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