We are looking for a highly motivated, dedicated, self-starter to join our team as the Emergency Management Officer, in the dynamic Business Services Group.
You will be reporting to the Manager Risk and Emergency Management, assisting in the development and implementation of our emergency management framework.
Who is Icon Water?
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 also have a strong focus on gender balance within the organisation and encourage women to apply.
Icon Water is responsible for owning and operating Canberra’s network of water and wastewater infrastructure and assets including dams, reservoirs, water and sewerage treatment plants, water and sewerage pumping stations to ensure the delivery of safe drinking water and reliable sewerage services. Icon Water has been part of the Canberra community for 100 years.
How will Icon Water support you?
Icon Water offers generous salary and benefits including competitive pay, flexibility, fully subsidised gym memberships, professional development programs, staff rewards and recognition and much more.
About your role
Your role has responsibility for the implementation of the emergency management framework and continuous improvement of our continuity plans, systems and processes.
Some of your key responsibilities are but not limited to:
As part of our team you will contribute to various meetings, forums, identify needs and convey information.
You will promote awareness of the Emergency Management framework across the business through mentoring, development and delivery of training and workshops.
As part of our team you will lead the development of our emergency and business continuity plans.
You may interpret legislation, guidelines and contribute to the development of documentation.
Demonstrate good communication and interpersonal skills, you will build and maintain positive relationships
Required work rights
Australian Working Visa
What are we looking for?
Qualification(s) and/or equivalent experience in emergency management or business continuity.
Broad knowledge of emergency management and /or business continuity concepts and practices.
Experience in working in a dynamic team environment with shifting priorities and timeframes.
Attention to detail, initiative, drive and flexibility to achieve results.
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to plan and organise tasks in a time efficient manner.
How can I apply?
If this role interests you, then we would love for you to log on to our recruitment portal and submit your cover letter, resume and address the selection criteria by Wednesday 26 September 2018.
If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, we urge you to contact Adam Smith on (02) 6180 6161
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.