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Water Treatment Operator - North

Water Treatment Operator - North

Recruitment information for a Water Treatment Operator position at North East Water.

Position Information

Position number R23/24-59
Salary $59,237 to $75,160 plus 11% superannuation, depending on skills and experience
Hours per week 38
      
Location Primarily based in Wodonga - A part of the 'North' team covering Wodonga, Bellbridge, Wahgunyah, and Yarrawonga
Position enquiries Jess Littlejohn, Manager Water Treatment and Quality on 0408 991 145
Applications close 18 March 2024
Mandatory Requirements
  • Candidates must be an Australian citizen, permanent resident, or a foreign national with authorisation to work in Australia
  • Current Australian Driver's Licence

 

About the role

The Water Treatment Operator consistently executes water treatment tasks, ensuring smooth and efficient operations while minimising disruptions and upholding system integrity to deliver safe drinking water.

In this role you will collaborate effectively within the team, ensuring timely data input into treatment systems and providing prompt reporting of operational trends and issues.

This role is a full-time, ongoing opportunity, including a monthly RDO and flexible work options. The general hours of work are between 7am and 4:30pm and once deemed competent, you will be required to participate in a seven-day on call roster every 3-4 weeks which operates from a Tuesday until the following Tuesday. 

The role is primarily based in Wodonga, and you will be a part of the ‘North’ team that covers the picturesque primary areas of Wodonga, Bellbridge, Wahgunyah, and Yarrawonga.

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:

  • Ability to problem solve and use critical thinking to solve practical challenges.
  • Ability to accurately input data into systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to act within an Occupational Health and Safety mindset.
  • Experience in the water industry or experience in a position with a transferrable skill set i.e. treatment, sampling and testing, or similar.
  • Certificate III in Water Treatment or equivalent is not required but an advantage. Willingness to obtain is essential (sufficient support will be provided from the organisation).

Position descriptionApply here

Applications, including statements against the key selection criteria, must be submitted via the above online application form before the closing date/time. Applications via email will not be accepted. 


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