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Engineering Support Officer

Engineering Support Officer

Recruitment information for an Engineering Support Officer position at North East Water.

Position information

Position number R18/19.24
Salary $56,369.72 to $76,554.38 
Hours per week 38
Position enquiries Simon Edwards - 0409232465
Applications close 5pm, Friday 22nd March 2019


About the role

The successful applicant will be an integral part of the Engineering team, providing administrative business support to the whole of engineering business unit. You will possess a high level of initiative and will demonstrate strong administration and time management skills. With a professional approach and strong attention to detail, the successful applicant will be provide invaluable support to the Engineering team.

For further detail on the role, please refer to the position description below.

Key selection criteria

To be in consideration for this position please address in your application how you meet the following key selection criteria:

  • Demonstrated ability to work under broad direction, often unsupervised, to meet objectives within limited timeframes and manage multiple issues concurrently in a dynamic needs environment.
  • Advanced communication and presentational skills are essential to the position, with a strong ability to gain cooperation from other personnel.
  • A minimum of three years’ experience providing end to end administrative support to a team or Manager.
  • Advanced ICT skills encompassing the use of the Microsoft Office suite, SharePoint and enterprise type database information management systems.
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced engineering environment and demonstrate a high level of agility and resilience.


The Engineering Support Officer must have experience that is relevant to the position’s requirements and outcomes. At least three years’ experience in a comparable role is desirable.

Position description

Applications, including statements against the key selection criteria, are to be sent to before the closing date and time. You will be notified of your application being received within 10 working days after the closing date.