Treatment Plant Operator

Job Description


Permanent, Full Time Position

Our Callide Valley team has a vacancy and we are in search of our next Treatment Plant Operator.

About the role

We are looking for an energised person who is ready for a change and is keen to work with team members who are committed to high standards of services. Looking for your next career move? Looking for a work life balance? Then, think about joining us - enjoy the diversity we can offer, skills development opportunities available and work within a positive and dynamic team environment.  

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive rates (depending on qualifications and experience);
  • Positive and dynamic team members to work with
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Opportunities for on-call and/or call-out and overtime – which attracts penalty rates
  • Work in an industry where hard work and professionalism is recognised, and combined with work/life balance flexibility and job security

To be considered for this role you will have 

  • A Certificate III in Water Industry Operations or similar
  • Significant experience operating water and wastewater treatments; and
  • High level problem solving, communication and teamwork skills.

Desirable attributes

  • Keen and willing to progress within our industry and in partnership with us
  • A person who enjoys working with others and will want to contribute to creative and innovative ways of working;
  • Ability to work independently.

To apply:

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Banana Shire Council utilises a merit-based recruitment process.

Step 1

To be considered for this position your application must include:

  1. Cover letter (1-2 pages) – tell us why you are applying for this position and address the “Qualifications, Education and Licence Requirements AND Abilities, Skills and Knowledge required” on page 2 of the Position Description;
  2. Current resume (please give us details of your experience and qualifications for this role).

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Step 2

Your completed application will be assessed by our Council’s Panel and you will be advised of the outcome.

Applications close Wednesday, 14 September 2022.