Sep 16, 2020

Project and Operations Engineer - Water and Wastewater

$84,000 - $97,000 yearly
  • Ballina Shire Council
  • Ballina NSW, Australia
Full time   Engineering



We are offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced and qualified engineer to join our Water and Wastewater team. The position is responsible for coordinating, monitoring and improving the efficiencies of Council’s five treatment plants and providing timely high-level technical planning, advice and trouble-shooting regarding process control.

To be successful you will bring

  • Behaviour that positively demonstrates Council's values of: creative, accessible, respect, energetic and safe.
  • Degree qualifications in an engineering or related discipline, together with sound professional experience in project management or operations working in the recycled water, drinking water and wastewater field.
  • Understanding of recycled water, drinking water and wastewater treatment processes.
  • Demonstrated experience in maintenance and asset management systems and processes and data capture.
  • Demonstrated experience in the development, implementation, control and reporting of project feasibility, scope, cost, time, resources, and risks; particularly on multiple complex infrastructure
  • Demonstrated procurement experience including procurement planning, contract development, and negotiating and managing consultants, contractors and other service providers.

The rewards

  • A salary range of $84,700 to $97,200 per annum (plus 9.5% superannuation) dependent upon skills, experience and qualifications.
  • Leaseback vehicle.
  • An inclusive culture where all our people are valued, EEO, diversity and differences are respected.
  • An absolute focus on our peoples’ safety and well being.
  • Learning and career development opportunities.
  • Generous Award workplace conditions.

Click here to view the Position Description and Information Package.

Applications close

11.30pm on Friday 2 October 2020


Bridget Walker | Manager Water and Wastewater | 02 6686 1226


Ballina Shire Council

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Residents Only

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