We are seeking a Senior Technical Officer to provide technical support, assistance and advice to ensure the provision of quality water and sewer (W&S) services across the Eurobodalla.
In this role you will coordinate the duties of the water and sewer technical team. Duties include carrying out investigations, prepare and review concept plans for W&S construction works, liaise with and advise builders, developers, engineers and community on W&S policies, standards and practices, and monitor and report on project expenditures.
To be successful in this role you will have qualifications in a Civil or Environmental Engineering capacity, prior experience in investigation and design of water supply and sewerage systems, an understanding of the role of Local Government engineers, and sound computer skills.
If you are a high performing team player who is willing and able to lead a team to ensure all objectives are met, we welcome your application.
This is a full time 35 hour per week position with total remuneration in the range $83,734.75 to $93,648.27 gross per annum consisting of:
Renowned for its natural beauty, the Eurobodalla Shire is located approximately 4 hours drive south of Sydney, and encompasses the main towns of Batemans Bay, Moruya and Narooma. We have a mild climate and offer spectacular beaches, bushland and parks.
We have 83 beaches, four major river systems and lakes, and many islands and estuaries all occupied by a rich variety of sea, bird and animal life. Our 110 kilometres of coastline includes the Batemans Marine Park and 3,400 square kilometres of land. More than 80 percent of the land is either national park or state forest.
Our three major towns are Batemans Bay, Moruya and Narooma, and there are many smaller villages that each have a strong rural and coastal heritage and indigenous culture. The local economy was once based on dairying, forestry and fishing and is now driven by tourism, agriculture and fishing, retail and property, and emerging arts, health, education and wellbeing sector.