Leading Hand

Job Description

The Opportunity

An excellent opportunity exists for a Leading Hand to join the Veolia team in Gladstone 4680. Within this role you will be responsible for proactively coordinating collections and deliveries for the Veolia waste team.

What's on offer


  • Multi Award Winning Global Organisation
  • Fantastic training and career development opportunities
  • Attractive hourly rate, bonus and benefits
What you'll be responsible for


  • Managing the daily waste collection schedule to ensure resource allocation and job completion.
  • Ensuring safety standards are maintained, preparing job analysis and ensuring risk assessments are carried out.
  • Overseeing vehicle breakdowns and bin issues ensuring escalation to workshop and fabrications team.
  • Cross checking accuracy of driver confirmations, ensuring anomalies are resolved.
  • Identifying route optimisation and continual improvement opportunities maximising efficiency and productivity.
  • Ensuring customer expectations are exceeded handling complaint management and resolution.
What you'll need to be successful


  • Demonstrated success in a similar role
  • Waste management background would be an advantage.
  • Computer literacy
A Veolia Career

Veolia ANZ values employees and their health and well being. All of our employees are entitled to:

  • Employee share plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) through Assure which covers mental health, nutrition, financial, legal, coaching and career transition support
  • Bupa health insurance discount
  • Corporate discounts, novated lease and fitness Passport
  • Eligibility to volunteer at one of Veolia's partnered volunteer organisations

At Veolia we value diversity, equality and inclusion, we are committed to providing working environments where everyone is included and treated fairly and with respect.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a team who genuinely want to make a difference.