Goulburn Valley Water (GVW) provides quality water and wastewater services to 54 towns in North Central Victoria. Our core purpose is to deliver safe, reliable, and affordable water services to residential, commercial, and industrial customers.
With significant growth in GVW’s asset base and an increased focus on preventative maintenance programs a great opportunity presents for an exceptional candidate.
Armed with an Electrician’s Licence (A), you will be responsible for undertaking and overseeing new and existing work on the Corporation’s electrical installations.
You are a great team player who enjoys working in a dynamic environment demonstrating your excellent time management skills on a regular basis. Your commitment to safety is without fault.
Our service footprint is spread over a large geographic area and this role will require you to work across our business with the primary area of responsibility being our Southern Districts from Seymour to Alexandra and surrounds.
About your new role...
You will work within a friendly and supportive team, where your professional strengths will complement their skills and experience to conduct asset monitoring and maintenance activities within their remit.
Responsible for providing water and wastewater services to more than 50,000 households and more than 130,000 people in our region, your contribution to the team will ensure required services are delivered adequately.
Adaptability to changing priorities to maintain operations is a strength along with your ability to provide specialist electrical and instrumentation knowledge and support across maintenance projects and operational requirements.
You will be joining an essential service organisation passionate about delivering quality water and wastewater services to our customers. Water quality compliance requirements have increased the focus on automation, monitoring and telemetry response presenting this as an outstanding opportunity for a self-motivated and experienced tradesperson to join the team.
About you... To be considered for this role you must have demonstrated the following:
Electrician’s Licence (A)
Experience working with PLC, Telemetry or Instrumentation – not essential
Sound awareness and application of standards, regulations, practices and procedures
Ability to read, comprehend and update electrical drawings
Previous experience in mechanical maintenance and instrumentation experience
Strong organisational, self-management and problem-solving skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including written and presentation skills
Highly capable in liaising with a range of stakeholders, both internal and external
Strong OHS commitment and focus
Committed to contributing positively to your team and the organisation
What you'll get.... You will have the opportunity to join a diverse and inclusive organisation with strong ties to our regional community.
Classification GVW4: $93,666 - $113,306 (starting point is negotiable dependent upon relevant, qualifications, skills, and experience held)
A Full-Time position with the opportunity to discuss flexible working options
Opportunity to make a difference to the team and wider organisation and contribute to the ongoing liveability and prosperity of the region you live in.
Regionally based – enjoy lifestyle benefits
An organisation committed to OHS and safe working practices and the wellbeing of its staff including flu vaccinations, skin checks and Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Supportive team culture
Encouragement and support to pursue professional growth and development opportunities
Annual performance reviews that encourage recognise and reward performance
Flexible, diverse, and inclusive workplace
For further information on this position, please contact Paul Gravina, Operations IT Coordinator on 0428 021 682 Applications close 5pm Friday 17 February 2023
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, therefore we encourage a timely submission of your application as we may close this position early if a suitable applicant is identified.
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Goulburn Valley Water is an equal opportunity employer valuing all people, diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives
We provide water and wastewater services to a population of 125,000 (over 60,000 customers) in 54 towns who are connected to 37 water supply systems and 26 wastewater management facilities.
Our region extends from the outskirts of Melbourne in the south, to the Murray River in the north, covering approximately 20,000km2. With an extensive irrigation district and network of rivers and creeks our bulk water supply is principally sourced from the Goulburn, Broken, Murray, Steavenson, Rubicon and Delatite River systems and a number of smaller local streams including Sunday Creek and Seven Creeks.