Sweeper Truck Operator

Company Info

VacWest Industrial & Midwest Sweeping Contractors
Geraldton, Australia

Company Profile

Sweeper Truck Operator

Job ID: 13132
Job Views: 103
Location: Geraldton
Post Code: 6530
Category: Transport & Logistics, Utility Services
Employment Type: Part-time
Posted: 03/07/2024


Vac West Industrial has been providing sweeping and vacuum truck services to the Midwest for over 17 years.

We provide Industrial cleaning services, waste disposal and reduction services for the mining, maritime and commercial sectors.

We have a total commitment to providing quality, cost-effective, and innovative solutions to our customers.

Our services include:

Provision of wet and dry sweeping services for roads, carparks, sheds, open spaces, maritime ports and mining companies.

Provision and operation of vacuum trucks for the removal of wet and dry materials and waste.

Emergency response to waste spills to assist in the mitigation of environmental impacts.



The purpose of an Industrial Sweeper Operator is to complete all industrial, agricultural and domestic site clean-up duties to the satisfaction of the customer and Environmental Protection requirements.


The role requires the full operation of four styles of road sweeper from truck based to small pedestrian equipment. Some shovel work and hand sweeping may be required. Some transport and operation of other related equipment may also be required such as a purpose specific water truck, bob cat, tip truck and trailers.


Areas to be swept may include sweeping roadways/road construction sites, car parks, footpaths, operational site areas and mine and port sites.


Products to be swept might include various mine and agricultural products and general domestic waste, sand and leaf matter.


Work must generally meet EPA (Environmental Protection Authority) and DEP (Department of Environmental Protection) requirements and standards.


Occasional operation of a water truck may be required to wet down road construction sites and other work areas as needed.


Job Requirements:

Key duties:

  • Operation of Industrial Sweeping Equipment;
  • Truck Driving within licence capability;
  • Refuse waste disposal or recycling;
  • Servicing, Maintenance and cleaning of equipment (incl. liaising with licensed repairers if required)
  • Occasional shovel and broom work;
  • Occasional operation of the water truck;
  • Yard and workshop duties as required;
  • Completion of job related paperwork and administration


  • H/R Licence;
  • Completion of site inductions;
  • Medical Clearance;
  • Federal Police Clearance.


  • Reasonable interpersonal skills;
  • Basic reading and writing ability;
  • First Aid Certificate;
  • Bob Cat (skid steer) Operation certificate.
  • MSIC

How to Apply:

To apply follow the link at the bottom of the page.

Application Closes on the 22nd July 2024

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