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Strategic Planning Engineer – Water and Wastewater

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Position Details: Strategic Planning Engineer – Water and Wastewater

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 Strategic Planning Engineer – Water and Wastewater to join the Asset Planning workgroup in Traralgon.

In this role you will provide support to the Senior Strategic Planning Engineer in the implementation of strategic plans for planning of Gippsland Water’s water and wastewater treatment systems and reticulation networks, including asset management policy and processes. You will also coordinate and maintain water and wastewater hydraulic models and be the key contact for our internal stakeholders around technical related issues.

To be considered for this role you must have a tertiary qualification in engineering. Applicants with a civil engineering qualification are desirable.

In addition to the above qualification, to be successful in this role you will have;

  • Experience working in a technical role in infrastructure management
  • Experience in the use of water and sewerage hydraulic models and the development of asset management plans
  • Proven ability to effectively liaise with and gain cooperation from key stakeholders

For specific enquiries relating to this position, please contact Michael Johnstone on 03 5177 4774.

Applications close at 5 pm on Wednesday 20 November 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 70,000 customers, and wastewater services to more than 63,000 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
Fax: (03) 5174 0103
Interpreter service: 131 450
TTY: 1800 555 677

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