Manager Water Treatment, Quality and Catchments

  • Position Vacant
  • Traralgon

Website Gippsland Water

Manager Water Treatment, Quality and Catchments

Our organisation
Gippsland Water takes pride in its place in the Gippsland community. We are a quality essential service and support the health, safety and wellbeing of our community and staff. We are one of the critical stakeholders in the region, working towards a prosperous Gippsland.

We are growing, innovative and committed to ensuring that Gippsland Water remains a great place to work. We do this by:
• Offering a flexible and stimulating workplace and investing in our people to enable us to adapt to the changing needs of our region.
• Building the capability and culture of our people into a more highly skilled, professional, customer focused and efficient organisation.

We also provide a range of employee benefits that will make your experience working at Gippsland Water both professionally and personally rewarding.

The role
We all know that water is essential for life, but we don’t just provide water because we have too, we provide high quality drinking water because we care.

In this role you’ll care about the water we supply, our community and importantly your team, as they strive to maintain an uninterrupted supply of water to Gippsland. With such a fabulously diverse portfolio to work with you will often find yourself inspired by the types of engagements, especially around people, strategy and risk.

Our regulated and dynamic business environment will require your ability to cut through the noise, meet the demands of the clients serviced by your team, whilst constantly and consistently identifying, managing and mitigating risk in a proactive way.

You’ll be a person that others say brings out the best in them, are known for your empathy towards others and have a history of helping others to achieve and thrive. You’ll also be encouraging of different perspectives, because you understand that this is the best way to empower others to get the best outcomes.

What you’ll bring
• Experience at a Management level with relevant tertiary qualifications
• Sound understanding and application of risk management systems
• Advanced problem-solving and decision making skills
• Success in developing high performing teams
• A style of collaboration that is natural and makes others want to work with you

We know we are asking a lot for this management role, and if you feel you don’t have all this right now, that’s fine by us, as we will give the right person the support to get there. If you love the sound of this role then define your point of difference, and make sure you have the relevant tertiary qualifications.

We offer a variety of flexible arrangements to suit our employees varied needs and the business, including purchased leave, varied start and finish times, working from alternative locations, part time work and accrued days off. We understand that Gippsland Water and our customers benefit from enabling our employees to achieve balance in work and life.

Gippsland Water is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace 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 we live and work in.

How to apply
For specific enquiries relating to this position, please contact Chris Wood, Acting General Manager Business Transformation on 0427 835 831.

Applications close at 5 pm on Tuesday 3 March 2020.

Before applying for the position applicants should read the position description and included selection criteria. All applicants need to provide a statement addressing all selection criteria along with a copy of your current resume to be considered for this position.

Please note that if you do not fully address the selection criteria you may be excluded from being shortlisted for further progression in the recruitment process.

Shortlisted applicants may be required to undertake psychometric testing, a pre-employment medical and a National Police Check.

Further information: A position description and instructions on how to apply can be obtained from our website or by contacting Recruitment on 03 5177 4709.

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