Stormwater and Waterway Assets Engineer

Job No: SSC306
Location: Sutherland Shire

Things We’ll Trust You With:

  • The sustainable management of Sutherland Shire’s catchments and waterways
  • Contributing to achieving Goal 2 of the Sutherland Shire Community Strategic Plan which is to enhance and protect the beautiful and healthy natural environment of the Sutherland Shire

Things You’ll Do:

  • Support the Stormwater & Waterway Assets team in implementing actions outlined in Council’s four year Delivery Program, annual Operational Plans and the business unit plan for Asset Management Services
  • Assist in implementing projects and programs associated with Council’s stormwater, floodplain and waterway management programs
  • Provide specialist flooding and water quality related advice on development applications, responding to customer requests
  • Maintain and improve Council’s stormwater and waterway asset management system

 Things You’ll Be Proud Of:

  • Working for a progressive Council
  • Making a difference for the community
  • Working for an organisation which has our community at the heart of all that we do

 The Fine Print:

  • Apply by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining why we are a great fit!
  • Get your application in by 10pm: Friday 17th September 2021
  • Interview date: Interviews will be facilitated within 3 weeks of the advertising closing
  • Package:  $85,900 - $91,000 gross p.a. plus superannuation
  • Hours of work: Temporary Full Time for 2 years, 35 hours per week with option for 19 day month
  • To benefit your wellbeing you will have access to fitness passport, corporate membership to our leisure centres, employee assistance program, annual flu shots, health and wellbeing programme and novated lease options.
  • Experience in coastal, estuary or catchment management would be beneficial but not essential
  • Previous applicants need not apply

Keen To Learn More?

  • Click on the link to check out the Position Description
  • Reach out to Erin Sellers, Team Leader Stormwater & Waterway Assests, on 9710 0857 for any job specific enquiries
  • Bethany Paxton, Talent Acquisition Business Partner, can assist with any recruitment related enquiries on
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