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Water & Wastewater Maintenance Operator

Water & Wastewater Maintenance Operator

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

Position Information

Position number R21/22.42
Salary $58,076 to $63,753
Hours per week Full-time
Location Wodonga
Position enquiries Aaron Sewell, Tactical Manager Murray Systems, 0419 747 019
Applications close 10 July 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. In line with our service obligations, this role helps to ensure we provide safe, compliant and efficient water and wastewater services to our customers and 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, experience in the field or a strong willingness to learn in a hands-on and supportive team environment.
  • Ability to work in a cohesive team environment.
  • Strong interest and desire to grow professionally within the water industry.
  • Availability to out of hours and on-call work (rotating, 7-day standby)
  • Current drivers licence (essential)
  • Truck/Excavator licence (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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