Operations Technician

A role to ensure reliable supply of safe drinking water Manage assets wisely by monitoring equipment performance A diverse, bold and progressive organisation that’s leading the industry
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  • A role to ensure a reliable supply of safe drinking water
  • Manage assets wisely by monitoring equipment performance
  • A diverse, bold and progressive organisation that’s leading the industry

People work at Wellington Water because they want to make a difference, and that means you will be helping to look after our most precious assets: water, human health and welfare, and the environment, so our communities can prosper. 

Our team works collaboratively to ensure a continuous supply of safe water to our customers, using process control, analytical instrumentation, and demand management tools. As a supplier of an essential service, our focus is on quality and reliability in all aspects of our business.

Overall, you'll be operating Water Treatment Plants and distribution facilities to ensure a reliable supply of safe drinking water. Preferably with a proven experience and understanding of water treatment and supply operations, you'll ensure the security of the water supply is maintained and improved.

Based at the Water Treatment Plants in Hutt Valley, this role will be responsible for being in charge of the bulk water system during normal operations, making decisions on source water selection, treatment plant output and reservoir flow rates.

It is expected that applicants are available to be on a rotating after-hours call-out roster.

With Wellington Water, you’ll find a culture that’s supportive, welcoming and diverse. We’re at the top of our game and leading the industry in New Zealand. You’ll enjoy the challenge of keeping the water supply safe and of high quality whilst meeting the daily demand for water.

Visit our website www.wellingtonwater.co.nz to read about the innovative things we get up to.  

Position Description - Operations Technician

Applications close Sunday, 1st August 2021

Applicants will be required to undergo drug, alcohol and medical testing prior to commencing employment with Wellington Water. You must also be legally entitled to work long-term in New Zealand.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Waterloo Treatment Plant

44D Oxford Terrace
5011 Lower Hutt Directions View page

Staff benefits

Learning & Development
Our people are encouraged to identify learning and development opportunities to improve their knowledge and skills, and advance their career


Wellbeing
We look after our people. As well as having a comprehensive wellbeing program covering up to the minute hot topics, health, fitness, mental and social wellbeing we also provide inoculations, eye tests, workplace assessments, and other health related events

Five Weeks Annual Leave
Upon completion of two years current continuous service, staff accrue an additional fifth week's annual leave during their third and subsequent years

Work/Life Balance
Work/life balance is recognised as an integral aspect of employee satisfaction. We offer flexible work hours and regular social events

 

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