WaterNSW is Australia’s largest water supplier and a leader in developing infrastructure solutions for water supply security and reliability.
Our expert staff manage 42 large dams and all operational activities related to rural customer interactions including the management of groundwater, regulated and unregulated water across NSW. We deliver water from our dams, pipelines and the State’s rivers for agriculture and drinking water supply customers.
Two thirds of water used in NSW is supplied by WaterNSW. We also protect the health of drinking water catchments that supply among the highest quality water in the world.
Currently, WaterNSW is looking for an energetic Hydrometric Officer to be based at Bega for a period of up to 9 months.
About the position…
This is an important frontline position with WaterNSW. You will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of water monitoring equipment to enable the collection, analysis, management and dissemination of accurate water monitoring data, ensuring accuracy and quality for all stakeholders. You will also support the effective implementation of new site installations within your allocated area and provide hydrographic data for internal and external stakeholders for effective water resource management.
To be successful in this position you will have:
- Diploma in Water Operations (hydrography) or related discipline or equivalent experience
- Knowledge of water management issues and environment processes
- Demonstrated capacity to collect, interpret, archive and disseminate environmental field data
- Current drivers licence
Remuneration & benefits
Attractive conditions including a 9 day fortnight apply for the selected candidate. For further information on the position please contact Adam Wiggins 0429 844 974 and view the position description
To apply please complete your personal details and submit your cover letter and resume below.
Closing date: Sunday, 20 August 2017