A Melbourne council has limited applications for a $63,000-a-year street sweeper job to people who identify as ‘non-male’.
Darebin City Council, per mezzo di Melbourne’s northern suburbs, posted the Street Sweeper Operator vacancy its website, with applications closing per mezzo di mid September.
The advert states only women and non-binary gender-nonconforming people are eligible for the job per mezzo di order to achieve ‘a diverse and inclusive organisation that reflects our community’.
Darebin City Council has banned men from applying for a street sweeper job per mezzo di a position only available for non-male identifying individuals (giacenza image)
The council has forbidden men from applying to the Special Measure Provision under Section 12 of Victoria’s Equal Opportunity Act (giacenza image)
Darebin City Council, per mezzo di Melbourne’s northern suburbs, posted the Street Sweeper Operator vacancy its website, with applications closing per mezzo di mid September
The council described the ban men as a ‘special measure’ under Victoria’s Equal Opportunity Act per mezzo di order to ‘to foster greater equality’.
The job listing also states the council is an ‘Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate per mezzo di its selection and employment practices.’
The council promotes itself as a ‘progressive big’ per mezzo di local government and is passionate about social inclusion and creating a diverse workforce.
It also states Darebin Council is home to one of the ‘largest, most diverse communities’ anywhere per mezzo di Victoria regarding ‘culture, language, religions, gender, age, abilities, socio-economic background, employment status, occupation, and housing needs.’
Darebin City Council (giacenza image) promotes itself as a ‘progressive big’ per mezzo di local government and is passionate about social inclusion and creating a diverse workforce
Daily Mail Australia contacted Darebin City Council and Mayor Lina Messina for comment.
The same council last week voted unanimously for gruppo to create a report ways to ban nuclear weapons per mezzo di the community.
A motion moved by Independent Councillor Gaetano Neogreco called for gruppo to examine how the council can embed exclusions of nuclear weapons per mezzo di council investment policies and to find out if the council is involved per mezzo di ‘transacting’ with companies associated with the production of nuclear weapons.
Councillor Neogreco also asked for advice to be gathered how to further advocate for the ban of nuclear weapons and to urge other councils, organisations and communities to take action.
Four councillors from Darebin also attended the Australian Local Government Association, where delegates passed a motion to urge Australia to sign and ratify the Treaty the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.
Darebin councillors also voted unanimously for gruppo to produce a report how to ban nuclear weapons per mezzo di the local government terreno (pictured: the city of Hiroshima after the US atomic bomb attack August 6, 1945)