Website East Gippsland Water

Band 3 (from $66,039 per annum) plus 9.5% superannuation

East Gippsland Water provides an essential service to the East Gippsland region, offering an idyllic lifestyle location that is close to national parks, lakes, rivers and coastal regions. From the beach to the snow and everything in between, there is something here for you!

East Gippsland Water is entering a critical phase as we develop our next 5-year plan for the future of our business and how we deliver long-term water resource and sustainability planning for the region.

This is an exciting development opportunity for the right person to build a career in a high growth area with abundant natural resources and great plans for the future.

About the role
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic individual to excel in the role of Project Engineer – Assets. Based in our Bairnsdale head office, this ongoing position will form a key role in assisting with the completion of our water and sewerage master planning projects, and growth planning to inform long-term future infrastructure strategies.

As part of the Strategy & Assets team, the successful candidate will be responsible for completing technical studies, assisting with planning and investigation projects, and other projects as required. This role would suit an engineer with applicable skills and experience, however applications from recent graduates, or those nearing completion of their studies would be welcomed.

What can you bring to the role?
We are looking for someone with knowledge of the engineering principles of water supply and wastewater systems, treatment processes, and reticulation networks, and who has good interpersonal skills to achieve effective outcomes for the business.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of water industry assets, asset management and other business systems, and experience or knowledge in providing technical support, data analysis and a team-based approach to investigating and addressing infrastructure issues.

If you have the ability to work collaboratively to achieve results, an aptitude for problem solving, and the capacity to prioritise your work day around a range of projects, we’d like to hear from you.

Apply now

You can obtain a full position description below or by calling Human Resources on (03) 5150 4444 or contact for more information.

Applications must include a resume and covering letter outlining your suitable experience, and addressing the selection criteria contained within the position description.

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Applications close on Sunday 16th May 2021.

Shortlisted applicants may be required to sign a pre-employment health declaration, and undertake a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.

As part of our commitment to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workplace, East Gippsland Water supports flexible work arrangements, and strongly encourages applications from experienced women and men, people with disabilities, LGBTI, ATSI, culturally and ethnically diverse candidates to best represent and engage with communities in which we live and work.

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