Feb 28, 2018

Water Industry Operator (Level 2.1) Treatment

$98,617 yearly
  • Icon Water Limited
  • Canberra ACT, Australia
Full time Science (environmental)

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About Icon Water

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.

What can we offer you?

Icon Water offers generous salary and benefits including competitive pay, fully subsidised gym memberships, a staff rewards programs, an inclusive workplace and much more.

About the role

Key responsibilities of the role include but not limited to:

  • A commitment to work within Icon Water Safety, Environment, Quality and Regulation policies and procedures.
  • Construction, maintenance and operation of water distribution and sewerage network.
  • Preparation and restoration of work sites.
  • Operation and cleaning of plant, vehicles and equipment (hand and power tools)

What are we looking for? 

  • Experience in the construction, maintenance and operation of water and sewerage distribution systems or other civil construction experience is desirable.
  • Relevant trade qualifications would be an advantage.
  • Possession of a medium rigid driver’s license is a requirement (HR Class licence would be an advantage).
  • Be medically fit for outdoor physical duties, working in confined spaces and manual labouring duties will be determined at a pre-employment medical.
  • Possess basic level math’s and literacy skills.
  • Possess basic computer literacy skills.
  • Possess basic safety skills
  • Possess the ability to locate assets using maps and technical drawings.
  • Demonstrated experience working in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated experience of strong commitment to Customer Service.
  • Have a willingness and ability to acquire and develop new skills.
  • Demonstrate well-developed communication skills.

To apply for this role please submit a cover letter, resume and provide responses to the selection criteria via our recruitment portal by 5th March 2018.

To learn more about this great opportunity you can contact Scott Daly on (02) 6180 6240.

Icon Water is an Equal Opportunity Employer which values diversity and inclusion. We encourage applicants from diverse 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.


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Job Overview

Water Industry Operator

Infrastructure Services, Maintenance Services

WIOC $63,479 + 15% Superannuation

Ongoing and Maximum Term positions available

Icon Water is seeking a motivated candidate to take on the role of a Water Industry Operator. This role has responsibility to perform outdoor maintenance and construction duties on the Australian Capital Territory’s water and sewage network.  

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