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Position Details: GWF Wastewater Technologist

Permanent full time position

Starting salary range $87,740 - $109,358 plus superannuation

Gippsland Water takes pride in its place in the Gippsland community. We are a quality essential service and support the health, safety and wellbeing of our community and staff.

We are growing, innovative and committed to ensuring that Gippsland Water remains a great place to work. We do this by:

  • Offering a flexible and stimulating workplace and investing in our people to enable us to adapt to the changing needs of our region.
  • Building the capability and culture of our people into a more highly skilled, professional, customer focused and efficient organisation.

We currently have an opportunity for a Wastewater Technologist to join the team at the Gippsland Water Factory.

In this role you will be responsible for the day to day coordination of field resources and technical support in relation to the operation of the Gippsland Water Factory. You will also lead a small team of operators as you work to ensure wastewater treatment processes meet customer needs and are compliant with regulatory and industry guidelines and standards.

To be successful in this role you will have;

  • A relevant tertiary qualification and/or industry experience
  • Experience in the management, including risk management of wastewater treatment systems
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and work as part of a team to achieve goals
  • Sound project and contract management experience
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills

For specific enquiries relating to this position, please contact Wayne Hewitt on 0408 931 065.

Applications close at 5 pm on Thursday 31 January 2019.

Gippsland Water is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourages applications from experienced women and men, people with disabilities, LGBTI, ATSI, culturally and ethnically diverse candidates to best represent and engage with communities we live and work in.

Before applying for the position applicants should read the position description and included selection criteria. All applicants need to provide a statement addressing ALL selection criteria along with a copy of your current resume to be considered for this position.

Please note that if you do not fully address the selection criteria you may be excluded from being shortlisted for further progression in the recruitment process.

Shortlisted applicants may be required to undertake a pre-employment medical and a National Police Check.

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Gippsland Water supplies fresh clean drinking water to more than 69,000 customers, and wastewater services to more than 62,000 customers across an area of more than 5,000 square kilometres. It maintains a $1 billion infrastructure network, which includes more than 2,000 kilometres of water mains, 15 water treatment plants, over 1,700 kilometres of sewer mains and 14 wastewater treatment plants.

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Gippsland Water Head Office, 55 Hazelwood Road, Traralgon, VIC, 3844

Phone: 1800 050 500
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