Senior Wastewater Engineer

Tokoroa, New Zealand

Reference: 5328191

South Waikato District Council delivers services and support to a region that is culturally diverse and surrounded by natural beauty.

We are currently seeking a Senior Wastewater Engineer who is passionate, self-motivated and keen to make a real difference to the community.

This is a full-time position (40 hours per week), Monday to Friday.

Reporting to the 3 Waters and Solid Waste Manager, the successful candidate will be joining a well-established, hardworking and dedicated team working across a variety of projects. The role is primarily responsible for supervising and administering the Council's wastewater network, asset management plan and operational contracts, and assisting with mentoring and developing the team's contract supervisors and junior staff. A full outline of responsibilities is available in the Job Description provided.

We are seeking someone with a New Zealand Certificate or Diploma in Engineering and extensive relevant experience. It is essential that you have experience in managing contracts, financial budgeting, report writing and related asset management software. You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, well-developed interpersonal skills, and be able to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.

This position is currently vacant, and a truly satisfying work/life balance awaits. If you are keen to be considered then we want to hear from you. Apply today!

Applications Close: 07 Feb 2021