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South Australian Operator of the Year

NSW AwardAbout the Award

This is the most prestigious award presented to operations staff in the South Australian Water industry annually.  The award is presented to operators of network systems or water or wastewater treatment facilities to recognise excellent performance, initiative and all round attention to detail.

As award sponsor, TAFE SA invites all employers of operators in South Australia to nominate appropriate "operations staff" to be considered for the award.

Key dates

  • Applications Close Friday 1 September 2017
  • Winner Announced later in 2017 - to be confirmed

South Australian Operator of the Year Nomination Form

 

Award criteria

Nominees should be employed in South Australia and should have direct responsibility for operational decisions within network systems or at community water and wastewater facilities

The following features are taken into account in considering worthy recipients:

  1. Continuing education/training achievement
  2. Overall plant or system management and condition
  3. Demonstrated attention to work, Health and Safety and other regulatory responsibilities
  4. Initiative and innovation, demonstrating improved treatment and efficiency

The completed applications are judged by an independent panel nominated by the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia (WIOA) and the winner of the South Australian Operator of the Year Award will be announced.

The winner receives a perpetual trophy for his or her organisation to keep for 12 months plus a personal trophy to keep permanently.  The winner will also join the WIOA operator delegation on their annual trip to New Zealand to join the study tour and participate in the WIOA NZ operations conference.

Nominees should be employed in South Australia and should have direct responsibility for operational decisions

South Australian Operator of the Year - Honour Roll

YEAR OPERATOR OF THE YEAR EMPLOYER
2016 Daniel Partridge SA Water

 

 

Last updated on 17-Jul-2017

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