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Senior Planner - Network Optimisation

Water Corporation

Location: Leederville

Job Type: Not Specified


  • Join our Asset Investment Planning Metro team based in Leederville
  • Shape decisions that will develop & sustain WA’s water sources
  • 12 month fixed term opportunity - $124,176 + Super + Benefits

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Different backgrounds. Different experiences. Different areas of expertise. It’s our diverse mix of people that makes Water Corporation such a hugely rewarding place to work. As the principal supplier of water, wastewater and drainage services across Western Australia, we offer exciting career opportunities state-wide. Needless to say, we welcome ambitious new job seekers who share our commitment to providing excellent customer service for West Australians.

About the role

We have a 12 month opportunity for a Senior Planner within our Network Optimisation team to be responsible for developing products for the effective delivery of our asset investment planning function across Perth Metro. Based in our Leederville office, this role is reporting to the Manager - Network Optimisation.

A career at Water Corporation can unlock the door to ongoing long term career development opportunities; we support training and development, health and lifestyle programs and generous company benefits. We also offer flexible working, providing you an opportunity to work a mix of both home and at our office in Leederville, creating a better balance for you.

What the role will offer

    Assess current and future asset system performance

      Contribute to an integrated planning approach across relevant sections and branches to enable optimal decisions around timing and scope of investment, management of risk and customer service levels

        Develop and evaluate scheme asset improvement and investment options to achieve required business outcomes in accordance with strategic and life cycle planning frameworks

          Develop capital, operating, regulatory, monitoring and maintenance plans to meet investment objectives of the relevant asset portfolio

            Develop investment programs, business cases and projects with deliverables that mitigate risk and meet the investment objectives of the relevant asset portfolio

            Key skills and experience

            You will be degree level qualification in a relevant Engineering, Environmental or Science discipline, along with considerable experience with planning, design, acquisition or delivery of asset investment programs. Your strong analytical skills, demonstrated ability to build strategic relationships across business, and to use your networks effectively to gain broad support will achieve success in this role.

            Apply: If you are interested in the above opportunity please submit a covering letter and resume that best demonstrates your ability to meet the requirements of the role.

            Applications close Sunday 4th June 2023

            As part of the recruitment process you will be required to complete Pre-Employment screening which may include a medical, qualification check, police clearance and Australian working rights check.

            Our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workplace

            Diversity and inclusion are more than words. They guide us on building a thriving workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and our community.

            We encourage applications from every background, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, women, youth, LGBTQIA+ folks and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

            Applicants with disability who require adjustments, or alternative methods of communication in the recruitment process, can contact a Recruitment Officer at or 9420 2000.

            To read our diversity and inclusion statement, please visit our website