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Water Industry Worker (Level 5)


Location: Sunshine Coast

Job Type: Full time


About us:
At Unitywater, we operate in a diverse and inclusive environment where no two days are the same. We provide essential water supply and reliable utilities services to the Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Noosa regions that account for 16% of Queensland’s population. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, and we are proud to service our communities with smart and environmentally.

About the role:
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Field Services team as a Water Industry Worker – Level 5, working across the Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay region. A WIW5 is a critical field-based role and you will lead a team of water industry workers in delivering planned and reactive civil maintenance works, operation, minor replacement, renewals and extension of water supply and sewerage systems, whilst ensuring a quality service to Unitywater’s customers.

About you:
To contribute to Unitywater’s values of Reliability, Safety, Honesty & Integrity, Efficiency, One Team, Innovation, you will demonstrate the following skills and qualities for the role:
  • Broad experience in the operation, maintenance and minor replacement, renewals and extension of water supply and sewerage systems or similar civil works infrastructure.
  • Exceptional leadership and supervisory skills gained from working in a field-based environment, with the ability to model the behaviours expected of a leader.
  • Hold a Certificate II and Certificate III in Water Operations.
  • Certificate IV in Water Operations or be willing to complete this.
  • Certificate IV in Leadership and Management or be willing to complete this.
  • Have the ability to participate in after-hours work rosters.
  • Hold a current MR and C class driver’s licence.
  • Hold a General Construction Induction Card (White Card).
Working at Unitywater:
Unitywater is one of the largest employers in the region, offering continuous investment in training, diverse career paths, health and wellness benefits, flexible work arrangements and a rewarding environment. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment that supports individuals to reach their full potential.

Proudly Unitywater:
We know that we are smarter, better, together. That’s why we are committed to working in a team that includes values the unique contributions of all our people. Unitywater actively encourages candidates with all abilities and diverse backgrounds to apply.

Applications close: Sunday 26th March.

Remuneration: Water Industry Worker Level 5.

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