Civil Machine Operator


The Hastings District Council has a full-time position available that offers a great opportunity for an individual who is public service focused and has exceptional technical and inter personal skills.

The position involves working at Omarunui Landfill and other Hastings District Council operated refuse and recycling facilities.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Heavy Motor Vehicle Licence (Class 2 vehicle with R, T, & W endorsements are essential)

  • Mechanical knowledge and experience operating heavy machinery including Excavators, Loaders, bulldozers, trucks and Compaction equipment.

  • Able to work 5 days a week, Including weekends and public holidays, as and when required.

  • Physically fit team player, motivated and reliable, some manual work is expected.

  • Excellent customer service and communications skills 

The position is located within the Asset Management Group at the Hastings District Council and directly reports to the Solid Waste Operations Supervisor.

The Hastings District Council offers a positive, progressive work environment with professional colleagues, dedicated staff and managers who genuinely believe in making a difference for our community.


For further information and to register and apply for this role visit:


Applications close:  11 August 2018



Permanent Full Time

Job no: COAH839125

Location: Hastings

Closing Date: Saturday, 11 August 2018