Entries by Craig Mathisen

Opportunity to Work with WIOA – Project Officer

WIOA is seeking a competent, passionate and energetic individual to provide technical input and expertise across a range of the Associations activities. A main objective of the position is to maintain and build on the present activities and Member services. Applications close on Friday 1 March 2019.

Nominate for the WIOA Committee

Nominations are invited from financial Individual members of the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia Inc, for the positions of Officers and Committee members for 2019. The Committee will consist of up to 13 members comprising a President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer, the Chairperson/nominee of each State based Advisory Committee, and a minimum of three elected […]

NSW Operator of the Year Nominations

Consider nominating operational employees who have excelled in the workplace for the prestigious NSW Operator of the Year award that is sponsored by the Water Directorate to recognise the important work done by operators. This annual award goes to an outstanding operator and will be awarded at the WIOA NSW Annual Conference in April. Consider […]

WISE – Water Industry Safety Event

In 2018, WIOA conducted for the first time a Water Industry Safety Event (WISE) that was hosted by Melbourne Water.  This event brought safety professionals together to network and learn from others in the industry with the aim of improving the safety performance of the industry.

John Harris Life Membership

At the Victorian Conference in Bendigo, WIOA presented our highest individual award to John Harris.  In receiving the award, John became the eighth Life Member in the Association’s 45 year history. In 1994 John attended an AWWOA Committee meeting to talk about the development of the national water training package. He took on the role […]

QLD Call For Papers 2019

Share your experiences at the 2019 Queensland Conference to be held in Bundaberg on Wednesday 5 June & Thursday 6 June 2019. The Call For Papers for both platform and posters will close on Friday 22 February 2019. Call For Papers

VIC Call For Papers 2019

Share your experiences at the 2019 Victorian Conference to be held in Bendigo on Wednesday 4 September & Thursday 5 September 2019. The Call For Papers for both platform and posters will close on Friday 10 May 2019. Call For Papers

SA Operator of the Year

Congratulations to Brad Alcon from SAWater on being awarded the 2018 South Australian Operator of the Year at a wastewater interest day held on Thursday 22 November 2018. The award is sponsored by TAFESA and we thank the TAFESA team for their support of this fantastic award that recognises the operational employees for the dedication and […]

Tasmanian Operator Awards Announced

Congratulations to the two major WIOA award winners that were announced at a water interest day held on Wednesday 14 November 2018. Rodney Innes was announced as the 2018 WIOA Tasmanian Operator of the Year, and Bradley Housego was awarded the 2018 WIOA Tasmanian Young Operator of the Year. Both awards are sponsored by TasWater as part of […]

NSW 2019 Exhibition Site Sales Open

The 13th NSW Water Industry Operations Conference & Exhibition will be held on 3 & 4 April 2019 at the Orange PCYC Exhibition site sales commenced at 1.00 pm on Wednesday 7 November 2018.  Sites are allocated in the order in which applications are received. Go to: http://www.wioaconferences.org.au/nsw-2019