Title:  HR Business Partner


VIC, AU, 3000

The Opportunity

Veolia is ANZ’s largest environmental service provider. We have an exciting opportunity for an Human Resources Business Partner for our Waste HR team, based out of Shepparton.

Working in a motivated team, you’ll provide Industrial Relations advice to our Waste line of business while also providing HR life cycle support to our managers, you will also assist with onboarding new leaders within the business and have excellent stakeholder management skills. Together with our Safety Advisors you will assist with maximising company safety performance through engagement, investigation and continuous improvement. The role is 50% field based out of regional Victoria.

A Veolia Career

Here, you’ll join a team of passionate innovators... and good humans. Our environmental solutions help customers preserve and renew our natural resources, creating a better future for our planet. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build your career, and a more sustainable world. Visit our careers website to learn more and meet some of our fantastic team. 

You’ll need:


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business (Human Resources) or equivalent or an HR specific certification (e.g. Cert IV in HR Management)
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in a generalist HR role preferably at Senior Advisor or BP level with proven experience in ER, IR and OHS
  • Experience in the interpretation and application of relevant legislation and regulations
  • Demonstrated ability in coaching others including leaders and employees continually developing their skills
  • High level problem solving skills with the ability to identify issues, think creatively and recommend strategies, ideas and opportunities for resolution. Not afraid to challenge the status quo
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to generate insights from HR metrics to inform business decision making

Personal attributes

  • Integrity and a positive attitude 
  • Results orientated outlook, along with the ability to operate autonomously and problem solve;
  • Motivation to learn and grow within a team environment 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (written and verbal) 
  • Outstanding organisational and time management skills
  • Strong attention to detail


In this role, you’ll discover:  

  • Great people... and a company that cares 
    From your teammates in operations, to colleagues and partners across Veolia, you’ll find people who care about doing a good job. And you’ll belong in a company that truly cares - about the customer, the community, the environment... and you.
  • ‘Team’ works here - it’s who we are 
    Reporting to the National HR Manager Waste, you’ll work closely with a small team, as well as various suppliers and contractors. And you’ll learn from them, as much as they learn from you. 
  • Stimulation and challenge, delivered
    While “People & Safety” is about process and rhythm, you’ll find plenty of variety in your role. In addition to your regular tasks, you’ll play a key role in improving our internal processes and deliver value to our business stakeholders.
  • Opportunity and growth, there for the taking
    In this role, you’ll be trained across a number of concrete skills for the job at hand. Many of our Business Partners have continued to progress their career with us, moving into management roles.

To Apply

To be considered, applicants must submit a current resume that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. 

Applications for this position close at 11:59 p.m. Daylight Savings Time (DST) on [31-03-2020].


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. We welcome and encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent and people from diverse backgrounds to apply.