|Job Title:||Operator Wastewater Treatment Systems|
|Job Type:||Permanent Full Time|
|Client:||Richmond Valley Council|
|Job Published:||20 Nov 2023|
|Closing Date:||18 Dec 2023|
Operator Wastewater Treatment Systems | Richmond Valley
Manage the day to day operations of Council's wastewater treatment facilities
Play a pivotal role in maintaining the health and safety of the community and environment
Utilise your expertise in regulations to ensure the efficient treatment of wastewater.
Richmond Valley Council is seeking two Operator Wastewater Treatment Systems to join the team. As the Operator Wastewater Treatment Systems, you will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of sewage treatment plants and the associated infrastructure. This is a key role in providing a safe and reliable service to the community.
Manage and operate Council's wastewater treatment plants on a day-to-day basis.
Conduct regular chemical testing ensuring strict compliance with regulations and Council standards.
Be flexible in adapting treatment processes and escalate related issues when required.
Conduct routine maintenance and repairs on plant and equipment.
Collect and collate data as required for reporting to the Environmental Protection Agency.
Identify and recommend process and infrastructure improvements that will increase the quality of wastewater services.
Remain up to date with regulation and legislation changes.
Provide prompt communication where maintenance requirements are identified.
Skills and Qualifications
Certificate III in Water Industry Operations or equivalent trade-based qualification
WHS White Card
MR Class Drivers License
Demonstrated experience in a role with similar scope and responsibilities.
Confidence in utilising current and new technology.
Working and Living in the Region
The Richmond Valley region is located in northern NSW and is known for its natural beauty, including the Richmond River and the World Heritage-listed rainforest. The region is also home to a strong and vibrant rural community that enjoys a vast amount of space and an inland rural lifestyle.
How to Apply
Please download the candidate information package to view the position description and selection criteria before submitting your application.
Applications close 5pm Monday 18 December 2023.