Water Operations Engineer

About UsKempsey Shire Council is located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales and is known for its genuine hospitality, pristine beaches, sub-tropical rainforests, mountain ranges, rock river gorges, sprawling farmland and peaceful villages.The OpportunityKempsey Shire Council is seeking to recruit a Water Operations Engineer to provide engineering support and management to the Water Operations teams in the operation, maintenance, repair and construction of water supply and wastewater systems.To be successful in this role, you should possess a degree in Civil Engineering or related field, with eligibility for entry to Engineers Australia; substantial experience in a similar role; the ability to lead and manage people involved in water and wastewater treatment; and detailed knowledge of relevant specifications, legislation and regulatory requirements specifically in relation to water and sewerage operation, maintenance and construction activities.On offerIn return, you will be rewarded by:Opportunities to collaborate and achieveCareer development19-day monthA fantastic lifestyle and work life balanceWeekly salary of $1,758.61 to $1,979.34 (plus 9.5% superannuation)Key accountabilitiesDelivery of maintenance and repair programs in the water supply and sewerage reticulation networksImplement and report on actions from Council’s Drinking Water Quality Management System and Pollution Incident Response PlanDelivery of the annual minor capital works program for water and sewer assetsManage, supervise and mentor Water Operations staffFor further information regarding this role please contact Wes Trotter on 02 6566 3200How to ApplyTo apply for this position, please complete the application form and provide the following information:A short statement (maximum 2 pages) on how your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities would enable you to achieve the key accountabilities of the role.Your current resume of no more than two pages which details your work experience and any other information that is relevant to this role as well as the contact details for two work related referees.Applications close: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 4pmYou will receive an e-mail to confirm your application has been received.If you experience any difficulties applying online, please contact our Organisational Development and Performance team on 02 6566 3200 or email jobs@kempsey.nsw.gov.auThank you and good luck with your application.We are an equal opportunity employer and we celebrate our diverse workforce.Position Description 61500 AUD Kempsey 2440

Water Operations Engineer

About Us

Kempsey Shire Council is located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales and is known for its genuine hospitality, pristine beaches, sub-tropical rainforests, mountain ranges, rock river gorges, sprawling farmland and peaceful villages.

The Opportunity

Kempsey Shire Council is seeking to recruit a Water Operations Engineer to provide engineering support and management to the Water Operations teams in the operation, maintenance, repair and construction of water supply and wastewater systems.

To be successful in this role, you should possess a degree in Civil Engineering or related field, with eligibility for entry to Engineers Australia; substantial experience in a similar role; the ability to lead and manage people involved in water and wastewater treatment; and detailed knowledge of relevant specifications, legislation and regulatory requirements specifically in relation to water and sewerage operation, maintenance and construction activities.

On offer

In return, you will be rewarded by:

  • Opportunities to collaborate and achieve
  • Career development
  • 19-day month
  • A fantastic lifestyle and work life balance
  • Weekly salary of $1,758.61 to $1,979.34 (plus 9.5% superannuation)

Key accountabilities

  • Delivery of maintenance and repair programs in the water supply and sewerage reticulation networks
  • Implement and report on actions from Council’s Drinking Water Quality Management System and Pollution Incident Response Plan
  • Delivery of the annual minor capital works program for water and sewer assets
  • Manage, supervise and mentor Water Operations staff

For further information regarding this role please contact Wes Trotter on 02 6566 3200

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please complete the application form and provide the following information:

  • A short statement (maximum 2 pages) on how your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities would enable you to achieve the key accountabilities of the role.
  • Your current resume of no more than two pages which details your work experience and any other information that is relevant to this role as well as the contact details for two work related referees.

Applications close: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 4pm

You will receive an e-mail to confirm your application has been received.

If you experience any difficulties applying online, please contact our Organisational Development and Performance team on 02 6566 3200 or email jobs@kempsey.nsw.gov.au

Thank you and good luck with your application.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we celebrate our diverse workforce.