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Database Adminstrator

Barwon Water

Location: Geelong - Flexible Options

Job Type: Full time


An exciting opportunity has become available for a knowledgeable and reliable Database Administrator to join our committed Technology team to support the effective operation of all database systems and corporate data initiatives.

About you

You’re passionate about problem solving, technology, process improvements and safety. As a natural collaborator, you build strong relationships with partners and people. Self-motivated with strong organisational skills, you work across multiple tasks coordinating a range of disciplines.

As an emerging ICT professional, you will use your practical knowledge and experience in Information Technology to ensure the effective operation of database systems.

With a tertiary qualification in Information Technology and working knowledge in SQL and Oracle Databases, you’ll bring excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrate true leadership qualities to work in a collaborative environment.

About the role

You’ll use your practical knowledge and experience in Information Technology to ensure effective operation and resilience of database systems that underpin business systems, services and initiatives.

This role has the capability to offer the challenges you require to grow career in Technology. We will support you on your professional development journey.

Experienced in database administration, query languages and security controls – you’ll also play a key role in supporting business innovation and continuous improvement, scoping of requirements that meet the needs of the organisation, analysing future business needs and trends to for capacity planning and technical designs.

About Us

Barwon Water is Victoria’s largest Urban Regional Water Authority and a recognised industry leader, servicing a significant area of the State including Victoria’s second largest city, major growth corridors and globally significant areas such as the Great Ocean Road tourism region. Our vision is to enable regional prosperity – social, economic and environmental, and we do this with a commitment to providing high quality and affordable water services and outstanding customer and community value.

Barwon Water acknowledges the spiritual, social and cultural connection that our Traditional Owners have with their country and waterways. We listen, learn and take lead from our Traditional Owners on how we can collaborate and support them to care and protect Country.

At Barwon Water, we believe that every individual has something valuable to offer. We understand that the more diverse workforce, the wider the variety of ideas we bring to the table. Enjoy being part of an organisation that values results, personal and professional growth, workplace diversity and a balance between work and life commitments.

Why join us?

We care for our customers, community, region, the environment and each other. The safety and wellbeing of employees, contractors and community members comes first. We celebrate our diversity, show respect and appreciate the unique talents and perspectives that each of us bring. We believe everyone is a leader and an entrepreneur. Together we are empowered, trusted and accountable for achieving our ambitious goals. We come to work with the courage to lean in, challenge ourselves and celebrate accomplishments big and small.