Lower Molonglo Water Quality Control Centre, Stockdill Drive, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Operations and Maintenance
Coordinator Network Operations
Help shape a business dedicated to the Canberra community
Remuneration: Commencing from $105,680 plus 15 % super
Ongoing, Full-Time opportunity
Icon Water’s Network Operations team have an exciting opportunity for a proactive individual with great leadership skills to join us as our Coordinator Network Operations.
In this role, you will be operating and coordinating remote plant and network assets that form part of the bulk water distribution and sewage collection networks.
A day in the life...
Lead a high performing and engaged team leveraging competency and performance management frameworks to successfully coach, support, direct, delegate, and develop strong capabilities and relationships with personnel.
Coordinate operation of remote plant and bulk network assets that form part of the water distribution and sewage collection networks in the Canberra region; including planned and emergency response (corrective) program of works that ensure the continued operation of these assets.
Monitor and control all aspects of the Network Operator team including budget, schedule and resource management and implement adjustments to achieve Icon Water’s operational, business and regulatory objectives.
Establish good working relationships with our Safety Business Partners to identify gaps in safety standards and documentation and develop safe working practices/procedures as required.
Contribute to development of the asset management plans and capital works programs for remote plants & network facilities.
For more information on the duties and responsibilities, please refer to the position description.
Icon Water Limited
Required work rights
Australian Working Visa
Our ideal candidate will possess:
Experience in leading an operational team applying leadership, motivating and influencing others, technical investigation, resource, schedule and budget management and workforce planning to drive primary business delivery functions in a utilities environment.
Demonstrated technical skills and abilities in the operation of sewerage treatment, water treatment or industrial processing plants
Knowledge of operational and maintenance in water supply and sewerage network assets.
Ability to drive, influence stakeholders and diligently deliver challenging projects and/or business operations in accordance with operational requirements.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills. A demonstrated ability to exercise sound business judgement in an environment of potentially competing interests.
Relevant knowledge to effectively navigate sophisticated information technology systems such as SCADA
If this is the right opportunity for you, then please log onto our recruitment portal and
submit your resume
submit a cover letter clearly addressing the ‘our ideal candidate will possess’ section of the job advertisement.
To learn more about this opportunity we encourage you to contact Sarah McLaren on 0472865078. If you need assistance with the application process, please email email@example.com
Applications close: 24 May 2022
Icon Water is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which values diversity and inclusion. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and all ages. We have a strong focus on gender balance within the organisation and encourage women to apply.
We have been supplying Canberra with top quality water and wastewater services for 100 years.
At Icon Water we promise to continue enhancing the lives of Canberrans to ensure prosperity in the community for generations to come.
You can expect us to be reliable, efficient and helpful. We'll take care of the essentials, so you can take care of the rest of life.
What we do
Icon Water protects and supports the community and the environment by providing high quality drinking water and wastewater services to the ACT and surrounding regions. Our water and sewerage network is over 6440 kilometres of pipeline delivering more than 100 megalitres of water each day and treating over 29 gigalitres of wastewater each year. We promise to continue to support our community for generations to come.
Sustainability and environment
Sustainability is at the core of what we do. We work towards delivering safe, secure and sustainable water and sewerage services to more than 390,000 customers, including households, developers, local businesses, government, research organisations and academic institutions, community and catchment groups.
Simply, sustainability at Icon Water is about:
Enriching our neighbourhood
Caring for tomorrow.
Who are we?
Icon Water Limited is an unlisted public company owned by the ACT Government. The company’s voting shareholders are the ACT Chief Minister, Andrew Barr MLA and the Minister for the Environment and Heritage Mick Gentleman MLA.
Icon Water owns and manages the assets and operation of water and sewerage services to the ACT and bulk water to Queanbeyan. Icon Water also has an investment in the ACT’s energy distributor and retailer ActewAGL, through a joint venture of two partnerships with each of Jemena Limited and AGL Energy Limited.
Icon Water has corporate reporting and compliance obligations under Corporations Law, and complies with a total of 73 Acts, Regulations and Codes. This includes the Utilities Act 2000, Water Resources Act 2007, Environment Protection Act 1997, Water and Sewerage Act 2000 and Public Health Act 1997.