First listed on: 04 March 2024

Portfolio Asset Planner

Ready to make a splash in your career? 

WaterNSW is seeking an experienced Portfolio Asset Planner (Full-Time, Permanent) to join our team.  

This is an opportunity to work with an essential organisation creating a more sustainable future for the state.  

This role offers the flexibility to work around life, your contribution will be valued, and you’ll be supported to build a rewarding career. 

Our perks and Benefits:

At WaterNSW, we believe that our employees should be as well taken care of as our rivers, dams, and pipelinesthat’s why we offer a load of benefits.  

  • Flexible working  
  • Work a 9-day fortnight at Full pay on the Enterprise agreement  
  • Up to 16 weeks paid parental leave  
  • Fertility leave  
  • Yearly corporate wear allowance  
  • Professional development and educational assistance  
  • Salary Range $126,780 - $152,149 base + super  
  • And so much more! 

What you’ll do: 

  • Development of medium-term (2-10 year) Asset Management Plans to maintain acceptable levels of service at lowest cost, whilst effectively managing risks.
  • System level of analysis in support of asset plans to provide the business with visibility of the implications of different asset investment scenarios.
  • Early engagement with the project delivery team in the effective programming of works to enable effective, timely and efficient delivery.
  • Development of fit for purpose need statement briefs that effectively capture the risks or issues being addressed in the medium and long-term plan.
  • Support for the development and defence of regulatory pricing submissions.

What we are looking for:  

  • Tertiary qualifications in relevant discipline (engineering preferred) or equivalent level of operational experience, with demonstrated ability in the development and implementation of Asset Management Plans
  • Understanding of how asset planning contributes to the efficient delivery of customer and stakeholder requirements
  • Experience in working within a team environment to achieve corporate and business unit objectives and maximise operational performance
  • Knowledge and understanding of asset management
  • Experience in establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with stakeholders

How we will support you: 

At WaterNSW, we balance flexibility – and the way we work – with the needs of the business, our teams, and us as individuals.

When it comes to working in an office, we work in a hybrid way. If you’re required to be in the field or on site, the benefits of flexibility can be achieved in other ways, such as through a condensed work week.

We are proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities for women.Visit our WORK180 page to access our benefits and career development opportunities 

More about our team / culture:

No matter how or where you work, safety is the number one priority. This means the physical and mental safety of you, your colleagues, and the public.

Who is WaterNSW? 

When people think of essential human services, water supply is one of the first things that come to mind - and that’s where WaterNSW comes in. We are NSW’s primary bulk water supplier, river operator and comprehensive provider for licensing, water trades and water information. 

For more information, please reach out to: Jasmine Choong on

Please note applications for this position will close on 31st March 2024.

Click for Position Description - Please note this can only be accessed on the WaterNSW Careers Page.

You must have full work rights in Australia to qualify for all positions at WaterNSW.

We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

Recent Jobs