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Water and Wastewater Maintenance Operator

Water and Wastewater Maintenance Operator

Recruitment information for a Water and Wastewater Maintenance Operator position at North East Water.

Position Information

Position number R21/22.29
Salary $58,076 to $63,753
Hours per week Full-time
Location Wangaratta
Position enquiries Grant Waite, Manager Tactical Operations, 0447 450 513
Applications close 5 June 2022
Mandatory Requirement In order to be considered for any role at North East Water, candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as per Government regulations.


About the role

The Water and Wastewater Maintenance Operator will operate, maintain and monitor North East Water’s water and wastewater assets and products to meet our service obligations to provide safe, compliant and efficient water and sewer services to our customers and our communities. With a professional approach and strong commitment to our service obligations the successful incumbent will possess the energy, enthusiasm and team spirit to enable the Corporation to support our communities and customers by providing excellence in service delivery.

For further detail on the role, please refer to the Success Profile below.

Key selection criteria

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

  • Plumbing qualification or experience in the field.
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Availability for out of hours work and on-call (rotating 7 day standby)
  • Current driver's licence
  • Truck / excavator licence is desirable

Success profileApply 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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