First listed on: 18 February 2024

Regional Project Delivery Officer (Graduate Engineer)

Ready to make a splash in your career? WaterNSW is seeking an experienced Regional Project Delivery Officer (Graduate Engineer) (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 $92,081 - $101,291 base + super     
  • And so much more! 

What you’ll do: 

  • Actively work with project teams including project managers, project engineers, construction managers, service providers and contractors to meet project needs & liaise with internal and external groups and stakeholders to progress projects through the project lifecycle. 
  • Assist in the preparation of key project artefacts such as project management plans, schedules, specifications etc.
  • Assist in the control of project performance through monitoring all aspects of project delivery and managing situations that could impact on project outcomes. 
  • Support timely reporting on project parameters including progress against project plan, risks and issues and on project performance (including schedule, financial, environmental, WHS and quality). 
  • Support the coordination of contracts for consulting, construction to enable the delivery of projects. Note the Project Manager is the authorised contract representative of WaterNSW. 

What we are looking for:  

  • Engineering degree (bachelor level or above) from a recognised tertiary institution preferably in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical or similar subjects
  • Current NSW Drivers Licence 
  • Good written and oral communication skills with capacity to communicate effectively with multidisciplinary project professionals, and to provide reports 
  • Competent with MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • An advantage would be having demonstrated interest or understanding of principles and practices of project management, construction and engineering

How we will support you: 

At WaterNSW, we embrace the opportunity to integrate work into our life by having full ownership of our work week. We value getting the job done rather than looking at your work hours. 

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: 

We communicate openly and honestly while maintaining respect for each other. This means we get things done. We understand that everyone is different, and this is what we value as part of our inclusive culture. 

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 3rd 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. 

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