First listed on: 10 March 2023

Technical Officer - Treatment Plants and Catchments



Primary Work Location: Wyong NSW

  • Use your project management and investigation skills in this interesting water and sewer role
  • Work/Life Balance - 9 day fortnight
  • Permanent Full Time
  • Tool of Trade Commuter Use Vehicle available

Central Coast Council is committed to the goals of equal opportunity employment. We aim to provide a work environment for our employees that fosters equity, diversity and respect.

Council is committed to providing safe environments that protect the physical, emotional, cultural and social wellbeing of children on the Central Coast.

Ideally located on the northern fringe of Sydney and just an hour's drive from Newcastle, the Central Coast offers one of the best places in Australia to live and work.

Today the Central Coast is one of the fastest growing regions in NSW, with the third largest Local Government Area (LGA) in NSW and the 6th Largest LGA in Australia.

Central Coast Council is the third largest water utility (or water and sewage service) in NSW servicing 139,000 homes and businesses in a growing region.

This role will see you managing and conducting investigations, audits, trials and the design and delivery of new and replacement capital works and large scale operational projects, within Central Coast Council (CCC) treatment plants to improve operational performance.

This position is required to provide quality customer service and create value for the community.

Key activities of this role include:

  • Project managing the investigation, design, estimation and implementation of assignments;
  • Assist with the development and maintenance an asset management program;
  • Performing regular inspections of work sites and document outcomes in Council’s inspection and hazard identification record system.

About You:

  • You enjoy being challenged in the Water and Sewer environment;
  • Your project management and investigations skills will see you a great fit for this role;
  • You enjoy sharing your knowledge and expertise, while also learning from others;
  • Having a work/life balance is important to you

About Us:

  • We are a large organisation delivering a wide variety of services to our local community;
  • You’ll be joining a team of water and sewer treatment plant and catchment professionals who excel at what they do;
  • We offer a supportive work environment with opportunities for career development;
  • We provide opportunities to collaborate with subject matter experts from a variety of areas across the organisation;
  • We offer an attractive range of benefits to our employees.

Please refer to the Position Description through the 'Apply' button for detailed information on the position and required skills and experience.

This role provides a commencing salary range of between $79.3k to $95.2k per annum dependent on skills and experience + 10.5% superannuation.

A 9 day fortnight work-cycle currently applies to this role.

Successful candidates may be required to undertake a course of vaccinations against Hepatitis A and B and Tetanus or demonstrate their immunity.

Central Coast Council is committed to ensuring the health, safety and well-being of all of our employees. In accordance with Council's WHS requirements and COVID-19 Safety Plans we require all employees to be fully vaccinated with an approved COVID-19 vaccine.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to undertake and pass a Confined Spaces medical.

Enquiries: Tracey Lloyd, Process Engineer Treatment on ph: 0429 071 073.

If you are deaf, hearing or speech impaired, you can contact us through the National Relay Service TTY call 133 677 or Speak & Listen 1300 555 727.

Closing Date: Applications close at Midnight on Sunday 2 April 2023.

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