Apr 23, 2021

Water & Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

$90,000 - $110,000 yearly
  • Programmed Facility Management
  • Rottnest Island WA, Australia
Full time Operations and Maintenance Wastewater Treatment Water Treatment


We currently require an experienced Water & Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator to join our team on Rottnest Island as a live-on staff member.

The Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator will work within the utilities team to maintain the Waste Water Treatment plant and repair any plant issues that occur.

The suitable applicant is required to use appropriate procedures and specifications and ensure activities are carried out to a satisfactory and timely manner. Specific projects may also be carried out as required.

Key responsibilities

  • Desalination plant & Waste water treatment process experience
  • Bio waste management experience
  • Sampling & analysis recording & reporting
  • Perform routine treatment plant inspections to monitor operational condition of the plant and maintain plant operating capability
  • SCADA operation
  • Respond promptly to operational changes to ensure treated water and wastewater comply with license and guideline standards
  • PLC experience
  • Sewer pump station & pipe network experience
  • Plant housekeeping experience

Skills and experience

  • Chlorine handing skills
  • MR license
  • Forklift license
  • Confined Space ticket
  • Working at heights

You will be offered:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Great employee benefits
  • An enjoyable working culture and supportive team environment

The Waste Water Treatment plant is a package plant operation that would suit anyone with remote, rural or mine sit experience. It would be highly desirable for the suitable applicant to additionally have a Grade A electrical licence or Mechanical experience. If this sounds like the job for you and you meet the above requirements, apply now!

Who are we

Programmed Facility Management is a leading provider of asset management, facilities maintenance and project management services across a multitude of industries.  Working with Programmed Facility Management means you will become part of the Programmed family: a company that encourages career development, supports flexibility and cares about your personal wellbeing and safety. 

Employee Benefits

Programmed offers a range of benefits to our employees including paid parental leave, great discounts with selected retailers and an Employee Assistance Program, which incorporates a tailored wellbeing initiative.

Programmed supports a workplace culture of zero harm and encourages this in all that we do.

Programmed strives for diversity, inclusion and equality of our people. We seek a workforce that is representative of the communities we work in. We encourage people of all cultures, gender, age, sexual orientation or abilities to apply.

To learn more about working with Programmed, we encourage you to visit our website



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