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, in Melbourne's northern suburbs, posted the Street Sweeper Operator vacancy on its website, with applications closing in mid September.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
The advert states only women and non-binary or gender-nonconforming people are eligible for the job in 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 in a position only available for non-male identifying individuals (stock image)
The council has forbidden men from applying due to the Special Measure Provision under Section 12 of Victoria's Equal Opportunity Act (stock image)
Darebin City Council, in Melbourne's northern suburbs, posted the Street Sweeper Operator vacancy on its website, with applications closing in mid September
The council described the ban on men as a 'special