Candidate registration
Forgot password
Forgot password
Sign in
Candidate registration
Sign in
Candidate registration
Sign in
Candidate registration
Create your free candidate account
Subscribe for Job Alerts
Follow Us:

Water Plant Operator

Vacancy has expired

Show me jobs like this one

Employer:  Cloncurry Shire Council
Job Type:  Full Time
Cloncurry QLD 4824, Australia (Show on map)

Water Plant Operator

Position Objective

Be responsible to the Water and Sewer Team Leader to efficiently and reliably operate and maintain the sewerage treatment plants and associated infrastructure in Cloncurry, including Dajarra and Kajabbi.

Key Responsibilities

The following outlines the general duties and responsibilities of the position, but is not all encompassing:

➢ Monitor, operate and maintain the water treatment plants, pumps, equipment and assets;

➢ Record daily results of flow meter, electric meter, plant and equipment hour meters;

➢ Be familiar with the operation of both the water and sewerage treatment plants and perform tasks associated with the operation of the plant as rostered and as requested by the team leader;

➢ Collect and record daily sample tests;

➢ Calibrate dosing pumps and adjust dosing rates in accordance to test results;

➢ Enter test results onto spreadsheet on computer;

➢ Monitor and record chemical usage and reorder chemicals and equipment as required;

➢ Collate and provide information on performance, including but not limited to flow rates, quality or other issues;

➢ Source quotes in conjunction with the Purchasing Officer and Storeperson;

➢ Organise and work with other external contractors as required;

➢ Recommend improvements to the system as identified that would facilitate better services to the residents of Cloncurry Shire or would improve efficiency and reduce costs within the area of responsibility or other areas of Council’s operations;

➢ Assist Council’s Plumbing team with maintenance and repairs to water infrastructure;

➢ Perform weekend work as rostered;

➢ Other duties as reasonably expected within the scope of the position.


➢ Minimum Certificate III in Water Treatment Plant Operations (or the ability to acquire with training);

➢ Must hold and maintain an unrestricted “C” Class driver’s licence;

➢ Must have or acquire before commencement a Construction White Card;

➢ Possess Confined Spaces Certification (or the ability to acquire);

➢ Chlorine Safety Training Certification (or the ability to acquire);

➢ Backhoe Operator ticket and/or high risk forklift ticket (highly desirable).

Applications close: Closes 30 July. 2018

Local Government Councils

Home    About us    Job search    Employer area    Contact us    Terms & conditions    Privacy policy   

Popular locations: ACT | NSW | NT | QLD | SA | TAS | VIC | WA | New Zealand | Perth | Adelaide | Brisbane | Melbourne | Sydney

Popular categories: Health/Fitness/Aquatics/Lifeguards | Corporate development | Engineering | Accounting & Finance | Management / Senior Management | IT and Computing | Administration & Customer Service | Community & Social Services | Construction & Maintenance | Project Management | Planning Development/Town | Environmental | Human Resource/Health & Safety | Parks/Horticulture/Gardening | Library/Culture/Arts | Design - Urban / Civil | Land Surveyor/Building Surveyor

©2013 All right reserved
Powered by JobMount Job Board Software