Sewer Network Engineer (24 month casual)

Barwon Water

Location: Geelong - Flexible Options

Job Type: Casual


Sewer Network Engineer (24 month casual)

  • Technical engineering role in a real-world setting
  • Community values centric organisation
  • Flexible and supportive working arrangements

About the role

Are you a developing professional, looking for an exciting new challenge where you can make a difference? If you’re an engineer ready to take a career step, wanting to combine your analytical skills in an operational setting and looking for a rewarding job where you can make a difference to your community, then Barwon Water would love to hear from you!

Working in the Infrastructure Operations team, the Sewer Network Engineer is a critical role and will see you work to achieve optimal levels of service across the sewer network, developing best-in-class proactive operations and responding to incidents to provide exceptional levels of service for our customers.

This is a vital role for Barwon Water as you lead and coordinate improvements in the operation of our sewer assets and how we predict and respond to issues that may impact our customers, community and environment. You will form positive and lasting relationships with a range of stakeholders and be comfortable working at all levels across the organisation.

You will work with innovative technology and deploy creative solutions to some complex challenges in the field, as well as play a vital role with the roll out of our smart sewer strategy, a project that will transform the way we operate and maintain our assets.

About You

A qualified engineer, your eye for detail and analytical mind with be put to the test as you apply real-world solutions to improve levels of service across our complex sewer network. You will be inspired and inspire those around you.

With your solution-focussed approach, you’ll blend your technical skills while utilising your natural communication skills, liaising with a broad range of stakeholders across the organisation. You will bring a growth mindset to the role as your experiences will bring value to the team.

As Barwon Water aims to achieve our Strategy 2030 vision, we understand people are our biggest assets, and you will be supported on your career journey as we aim to bring lasting prosperity to the region.

About us

Barwon Water is Victoria's largest regional urban water corporation, with more than 110 years’ experience in delivering world-class water, sewerage and recycled water services to our customers and community. More than just taps and toilets, we’re a pivotal player in the region’s ongoing social, economic and environmental prosperity.

We care about where we live and work, and we’re always looking for like-minded people to join our team.

Why join us?

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.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, Please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

Get in touch

Does this opportunity sound like it might be a good fit for you?

Our work requires more than just engineering and scientific solutions. We’re learning from the tens of thousands of years of knowledge and insight from Traditional Custodians. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this position.

Ready to apply? Submit your cover letter and resume now.

Enquiries to Jai Vadhyaphal, Section Leader Network Systems, on 0497 679 449.

Applications close Sunday, 11 June 2023.

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