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Recruitment information for a [Position title goes here] position at North East Water.

Position information

Position number R18/19.31
Salary $51,350.52 - $65,153.16
Hours per week 38
Position enquiries Peter Tolsher - 0419 337 151
Applications close Monday 26 August at 5.00PM


About the role

The successful candidate will be required to operate, maintain and monitor the Corporation’s water and wastewater assets and products to meet our service obligations.

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:

Experience in maintaining distribution and collection networks.

  • A plumbing background, or a Certificate III qualification in Water Industry Operations, is desirable.
  • The ability to participate in a seven day rotating standby duty roster.
  • Knowledge of asset systems / SCADA systems is desirable.
  • A current Driver’s Licence is essential, while a Heavy Rigid Licence is desirable.


A current Driver’s Licence is essential, while a Heavy Rigid Licence is desirable. The ability to work well in a team environment is essential.

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.

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