HR Driver

Job Description

  • Permanent Day shift – Full Time Position – Gladstone, QLD
  • Monday to Friday 5am to 1pm + Overtime (paid at overtime rates) as required
  • Hourly rate of $30.75 per hour
  • Uniform and PPE provided

The Opportunity:

Based at our Yarwun depot just outside of Gladstone, we are seeking an HR Driver to join our team.  In this role you will be responsible for operating a collection vehicle within the Gladstone region including within metro areas. This may include hook lift, side arm and front lift loading/unloading tasks

About you:

To be successful in this role, you will have the following:

  • Valid HR licence, clean driving record
  • Experienced in multi-tasking – our fleet requires you to operate controls manually
  • Zero Harm Safety mindset
  • Available for some weekend work required (rostered)
  • Willingness to take a Pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol test

Waste industry experience is not essential, however possessing a good attitude, being reliable and having a willingness to learn is.

Why Cleanaway:

  • Job security – this is a Full-time, permanent role with 0500am starts
  • Ample onsite parking, PPE and uniform provided
  • Australia’s largest waste management company: career, training and development opportunities.
  • Training provided on the job from day one, including support to build confidence in all tasks on the job
  • Company commitment to diversity and inclusion programs: 18 weeks paid primary carer leave top up and options for flexible work.
  • Great company benefits: Employee share program, company discounts, salary packaging, flu vaccinations, EAP, discounts on private health insurance and more.

Our Process

Our recruitment process involves a number of checks including, but not limited to, criminal history, medicals, drug & alcohol testing, as well as verification of qualifications, licences and right-to-work status.

We are dedicated to improving employment outcomes and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. We also welcome candidates of all ages, abilities, gender identities, experiences (including veterans), and cultural backgrounds.

If you require any adjustments during the recruitment process, please contact us by emailing

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