First listed on: 17 January 2023

Executive Contract Officer 1- Remuneration Package $217,533
Water Services
An Executive contract of up to 4 years may be offered.

Power and Water Corporation is a Northern Territory Government (NTG) owned utility that operates across a geographic area of 1.3 million square kilometres and within a range of diverse environmental conditions, ranging from the arid dry of the central desert to the tropical monsoon of the top end. The corporation generates, transmits and distributes electricity, supplies water and wastewater treatment services across the Northern Territory (NT) for the benefit of residents, including remote and isolated Aboriginal communities and outstations.

We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptional Senior Manager – Planning and Design to join our organisation. Reporting directly to the Executive General Manager Water Services this role will see you responsible for developing and maintaining the long term master plans for water and wastewater systems across major and minor centre and remote communities in the Northern Territory.

We are looking for a candidate who has proven experience in the design, treatment, technology, operation and maintenance of water, wastewater and effluent reuse systems. The successful candidate will have extensive experience delivering high level strategic leadership and resource management both financial and human, with a proven ability to lead and motivate a diverse team to deliver in a highly complex operating environment. Your demonstrated success as a leader within the utility sector, partnered with strong business acumen and a positive results oriented attitude will see you succeed in this role.

Relevant tertiary level qualifications, and knowledge of the utility industry and associated issues pertaining to the NT would be viewed favourably.

PWC values diversity in the workplace. Therefore, under an approved Special Measures Plan, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants will be given priority selection, provided that they meet all essential selection criteria and are suitable at the level commensurate with the position.

For further information about this vacancy please contact Steven Porter on 0418 384 611

Quote vacancy number: 30363
Closing date: 30/01/2023

Applications should address the Selection Criteria. For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visit

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