Operations Manager

Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Full time / Permanent
Location: Adelaide
Job Published: April 17, 2020 15:21

Job Description





Southern Regional Waste Resource Authority (SRWRA) is a regional subsidiary established by the Cities of Onkaparinga, Marion and Holdfast Bay, responsible for providing and operating waste management services including the SRWRA Landfill and Recycling Operation.

SRWRA is one of the State’s major landfill operations currently receiving over 100,000 tonnes of waste annually. With its joint venture partners, they are creating innovative solutions to their recycling programs and reducing waste to landfill.


  • $120,000 TRP
  • 3 Year Fixed Term Contract
  • Work with an innovative leadership team
  • New waste management project exposure
  • Oversee all outdoor site operations

What will you do?

As Operations Manager you will oversee all aspects of the day to day landfill site operation including managing physical resources, a small team and organisational compliance.

Here are some key areas of experience required;

  • Managing an outdoor team including a general understanding of contemporary HR practices 
  • Previous operational management experience in civil construction, mining, earth moving, quarrying, waste management or similar 
  • Compliance to Standards, Licence and Statutory requirements
  • Establishing and monitoring annual budgets
  • Risk and compliance management and reporting with a solid understanding of WHS
  • Supervision of construction projects with experience managing heavy plant and equipment
  • Asset procurement and lifecyle management
  • Solid administration and software skills
  • Ability to evaluate operations and  identify solutions to complex problems

Apply or find our more

The role is offered as a 3 year fixed term contract. Civil, engineering, scheduling and related construction activities including procurement and asset management will be highly regarded. You will required to respond to and address out of hours site calls. The Salary package is $120,000 inclusive of superannuation. A Mobile phone allowance is also available.  

Call Davies Stewart on 08 8232 8008 for more information or if you are ready to register your interest by email, forward your current resume to There is no need to address selection criteria. Your  confidential application will be acknowledged by email and shortlisted applicants will be contacted by phone.

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