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This part time role at the Bower Reuse & Repair Centre Cooperative would manage all financial, operational, administrative and legal aspects to assist local individuals, communities and businesses to divert waste from landfill through a shop and reuse referral service.
Location: Sydney, NSW.
Salary: $43,316.27 inc. 9% super (part time)
Applications close: Friday 1 June.
Click here for more info.
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