Careers

South Gippsland Water recognises that our staff are a major strength. South Gippsland Water focusses on recruiting, training and retaining staff of the highest calibre. The sound performance of our staff enables the Corporation to continue to deliver the services necessary to effectively manage the needs of customers across the region.

Employing over 90 staff across the region, South Gippsland Water provides training and support with the aim of providing ongoing career development.

We offer careers in:

– Communications, marketing and community relations

– Customer service

– Engineering and project management

– Environment and sustainability

– Finance and accounting

– Information technology

– Planning and development

– Trades and maintenance

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Recruitment Process

South Gippsland Water advertises positions available on our website and in local newspapers. The recruitment process requires a written application and will be followed by at least one interview.

How to Apply

Your application should include the following:

Cover letter

This letter should include your full name, address and contact daytime phone number and the title of the position you are applying for. It should also include why you are applying for the role and a summary of your skills and experience that meet the position requirements.

Response to the selection criteria

Should the position you are applying for require a response to selection criteria; ensure you provide a response to these, failure to do so may mean you are not considered for the position. To respond, provide a brief statement on how you meet each of the Selection Criteria e.g. qualifications, knowledge, skills, abilities and work experience. Remember to give examples of how you have had experience in these areas throughout your life.

Resume

An up-to-date resume which includes:

– Education, qualifications and licences;

– employment history (with your most recent position first) detailing period of employment, position and responsibilities; and at least two recent work-related references with daytime phone numbers.

– If you want to attach any supporting material such as certificates/licence, please do not attach originals.

Please note: It is the practice of South Gippsland Water to notify all applicants in writing of the outcome of the application process. Applications received from unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed within three months of a decision being made.  

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Vacancies

Network Maintenance Technician

Full Time – Eastern Region

 South Gippsland Water is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace where all employees are treated with respect and feel valued and supported.

 Do you have experience in an operations, maintenance or equivalent industry?

  • Looking for a role in which you can make a real difference?
  • Do you have an understanding of water/sewer/network or other equivalent infrastructure?
  • Willing to participate in an after-hours on call roster?

Located in idyllic South Gippsland, with beautiful beaches and National Parks on the doorstep, you will have the best of the South Gippsland and Bass Coast region close by.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to view a copy of the Position Description and information on how to apply.

For enquiries about the role contact Greg Baud on 03 5682 0440. For general employment enquiries contact People and Culture on 03 5682 0471.

 Applications close Monday 17th December at 5:00pm.

PD Network Maintenance Technician Nov 18

 

Vacancies

Information and Records Officer

2 Years Fixed Term – 0.5FTE | Family-friendly, Flexible Workplace

  South Gippsland Water encourages people with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and abilities to apply for any vacancy we advertise. We strive to ensure all employees are treated with respect and feel valued and supported. 

  • Do you have a strong understanding of records and information management practices and procedures?
  • Is attention to detail your strength?
  • Do you have experience using an EDRMS?

Located in idyllic South Gippsland, with beautiful beaches and National Parks on the doorstep, you will have the best of the South Gippsland and Bass Coast region close by.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to view a copy of the Position Description and information on how to apply below.

For enquiries about the role contact Paul Tregoweth 03 5682 0426. For general employment enquiries contact People and Culture on 1300 851 636.

 Applications close 9am Monday 17 December 2018.

Information and Records Officer PD

Vacancies

Customer Service Officer (Reception)

18 months Fixed Term – Full Time Negotiable | Family-friendly, Flexible Workplace  

South Gippsland Water encourages people with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and abilities to apply for any vacancy we advertise. We strive to ensure all employees are treated with respect and feel valued and supported. 

  • Do you have a passion for delivering an outstanding customer experience?
  • Are you able to work in a dynamic reception environment responding to both telephone and face to face enquiries?
  • Are you great in a team? This might be the role for you

Located in idyllic South Gippsland, with beautiful beaches and National Parks on the doorstep, you will have the best of the South Gippsland and Bass Coast region close by.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to view a copy of the Position Description and information on how to apply below.

For enquiries about the role contact Kerry Mooney on 03 5682 0402. For general employment enquiries contact People and Culture on 1300 851 636.

 Applications close 9am Monday 17 December 2018.

Customer Service Officer PD

Vacancies

Please note, in order to be considered for a vacancy at South Gippsland Water, all applicants are required to submit a copy of their resume and a statement addressing key selection criteria.

Key Selection Criteria can be found in the relevant Position Description. Questions can be directed to People and Culture on 03 5682 0403.

Applications (including all relevant documents either attached or uploaded) can be submitted: