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                  Date listed                        Position                                       Employer/Recruiter             State                 Salary                                    Information                                 Documentation/Website              Closing Date
             16-Aug-10          Senior Services Development Engineer, Water                   POWER AND WATER                       NT                        Packaged        This is a re-advertised vacancy and previous applicants        For a copy of the Job Description             03-Sep-10
                                Services, Darwin                                              CORPORATION                                          Remuneration Range:                                              need not reapply.            phone 1300 659 247 or go to
                                                                                                                                                   $114 070 to $131 529
                                Looking for an international menu in your own backyard?                                                                        (including      For more information please contact John Mann on (08)                www.powerwater.com.au
                                Look no further.                                                                                                        superannuation,                     8985 7121. Quote vacancy number: 27676
                                                                                                                                                   allowances and other
                                The Northern Territory is a multicultural melting pot. If                                                          applicable payments)     Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the Selection
                                you are interested in being part of the ‘Gateway to Asia’                                                                                                                                   Criteria
                                with all the benefits of Australia’s youngest city, then
                                Darwin is the place
                                for you.

                                We are looking for an energetic leader to lead the water
                                and sewerage services development section in Darwin.

                                The successful applicant will have suitable qualification
                                (and extensive relevant experience) in the land
                                development field. Applicants should have a
                                demonstrated understanding the water supply and
                                sewerage industry as it relates to land servicing.

                                The position would suit a person who is highly self
                                motivated and who achieves results with minimal
                                supervision. Excellent communication and customer
                                skills are essential.




             16-Aug-10          Services Development Engineer, Water Services,                POWER AND WATER                       NT                        Packaged         For more information please contact John Mann on (08)         For a copy of the Job Description            03-Sep-10
                                Darwin                                                        CORPORATION                                          Remuneration Range:                      8985 7121. Quote vacancy number: 13446               phone 1300 659 247 or go to
                                                                                                                                                    $95 275 to $128 463
                                Escape to the real world. The choice is yours.                                                                                 (including    For a copy of the Job Description phone 1300 659 247 or                www.powerwater.com.au
                                                                                                                                                        superannuation,                               go to www.powerwater.com.au
                                The Northern Territory offers a refreshing pace of life                                                            allowances and other
                                with fantastic career and adventure opportunities. If you                                                          applicable payments)     Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the Selection
                                are keen to get more out of life and love the outdoors,                                                                                                                                     Criteria
                                the Northern Territory is the place for you.

                                We are looking for an engineer to join our Water
                                Services team. The position is responsible for
                                coordinating activities relating to land development
                                including assessing development applications and
                                creating gifted assets for water supply and sewerage
                                infrastructure.

                                As a services development engineer you will be
                                involved with ensuring compliance with relevant water
                                and sewerage standards, codes and guidelines.




             16-Aug-10          CONTRACTS COORDINATOR                                         LinkWater                             QLD                     Competitive                Please review the position description for further            For further information on           25-Aug-10
                                                                                                                                                                                     information on this position before submitting your         LinkWater and a copy of the
                                The Queensland Bulk Water Transport Authority, trading                                                                                                                                      application.      position description please visit
                                as LinkWater, is the Queensland Government Statutory                                                                                                                                                                   www.linkwater.com.au
                                Authority responsible for the management, operation                                                                                            To be considered for this opportunity, please send your
                                and maintenance of potable bulk water pipelines and                                                                                         resume and covering letter with position title in subject line
                                related infrastructure throughout South East Queensland                                                                                       by COB 25 August 2010 to hr@linkwater.com.au or click
                                (SEQ).                                                                                                                                                on the apply now button or post applications to:

                                The Contracts Coordinator will be responsible for the                                                                                                                                     Confidential
                                set up and administration of all contracts and the                                                                                                                             HR Development Officer
                                overview of contractors/contractor requirements to                                                                                                                                           LinkWater
                                ensure conformance. Responsibilities include:                                                                                                                                            PO Box 1045
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Spring Hill Q 4004
                                • Reviewing and advising on project procurement plans
                                • Preparing contract documentation packages, including
                                terms and conditions
                                • Assisting in the tendering process and compiling
                                associated documentation
                                • Reviewing and reporting on contract issues
                                • Managing variations, claims and payments
                                • Implementing contract governance standards

                                Demonstrated knowledge and application of
                                Queensland State Government Purchasing Policy is
                                essential, as is a working knowledge of Contract Law.
                                Experience in a similar role with exposure to contract set
                                up and administration of construction and supply
                                contracts is a must.

                                A high level of time management and the ability to
                                manage conflicting priorities will see you succeed in this
                                newly created position. Strong interpersonal and
                                communication skills with the ability to work as part of a
                                team are vital for this critical role.
             16-Aug-10          PROJECT COST CONTROL COORINDATOR                           LinkWater                                QLD                     Competitive                Please review the position description for further            For further information on           25-Aug-10
                                                                                                                                                                                     information on this position before submitting your         LinkWater and a copy of the
                                The Queensland Bulk Water Transport Authority, trading                                                                                                                                       application      position description please visit
                                as LinkWater, is the Queensland Government Statutory                                                                                                                                                                   www.linkwater.com.au
                                Authority responsible for the management, operation                                                                                            To be considered for this opportunity, please send your
                                and maintenance of potable bulk water pipelines and                                                                                         resume and covering letter with position title in subject line
                                related infrastructure throughout South East Queensland                                                                                       by COB 25 August 2010 to hr@linkwater.com.au or click
                                (SEQ).                                                                                                                                                on the apply now button or post applications to:

                                The main responsibilities of the Project Cost Control                                                                                                                                     Confidential
                                Coordinator will be to support all projects in the capture,                                                                                                                    HR Development Officer
                                allocation, management and reporting of costs and                                                                                                                                            LinkWater
                                forecasts. Other responsibilities include:                                                                                                                                               PO Box 1045
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Spring Hill Q 4004
                                • Establishing and managing work breakdown
                                structures for projects
                                • Developing project cost plans
                                • Supporting Project Managers
                                • Coordinating and monitoring project expenditure, cash
                                flow, forecasts and commitments
                                • Producing regular project cost reports
                                • Implementing cost/commitment governance standards
                                • Preparing project cost breakdown packages for asset
                                capitalisation

                                Demonstrated knowledge and experience within a
                                similar position with exposure to small and large scale
                                infrastructure projects is essential. A qualification in
                                Engineering, Quantity Surveying or Project Management
                                and experience in project estimating would be highly
                                regarded.

                                The ability to manage competing priorities while building
                                solid relationships within a team environment will see
                                you succeed in this newly created position.




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                  Date listed                      Position                                           Employer/Recruiter             State                Salary                           Information                            Documentation/Website      Closing Date
             16-Aug-10          Odour Impact Assessor – Sydney                                 CH2M HILL                             NSW                                   Email your expression of interest to the Recruitment               www.ch2m.com            13-Sep-10
                                                                                                                                                                         Manager, Toni Jesson at tjesson@ch2m.com.au or call
                                Due to continued growth and demand from our clients                                                                                       (02) 9950 0640 to request an in depth job description
                                for our services, we are expanding our technology team
                                and invite applications from Chemical/Process
                                engineers with odour experience to work within the
                                Water Business Group.

                                The role will involve a variety of work, with a focus on
                                odour impact assessment and design of odour control
                                systems for various wastewater and industrial sites.
                                Knowledge of wastewater treatment and odour
                                sampling is preferable but not essential. The position
                                involves a high level of team work, and enthusiasm to
                                solve a variety of unique problems specific to each
                                project or client.

                                Key attributes that we are looking for are:
                                • Strong problem solving skills
                                • Strong communication skills
                                • The ability to think logically and write technical reports
                                is essential
                                • Bachelor of Engineering (preferably chemical or
                                environmental)
                                • 5+years experience in a relevant field



             16-Aug-10          Lead Civil Engineer – Sydney                                   CH2M HILL                             NSW                                   Email your expression of interest to the Recruitment              www.ch2m.com            13-Sep-10
                                                                                                                                                                         Manager, Toni Jesson at tjesson@ch2m.com.au or call
                                If you are a Lead Civil Engineer with a minimum of 15                                                                                     (02) 9950 0640 to request an in depth job description
                                years experience with performance and management of
                                civil design on multidiscipline design projects
                                (especially water and wastewater transfer and treatment
                                projects) we would like to hear from you.

                                Key attributes that we are looking for are:
                                • A strong background in Water/Wastewater related
                                civil engineering
                                • Substantial multi discipline experience in the planning
                                and delivery of water related consulting assignments,
                                concept designs and detail designs
                                • Experience in the planning and delivery of
                                Design/Construct or Alliance style project designs
                                • Experience in the design and analysis of fluid flows
                                and piping systems
                                • Knowledge of moving machinery, such as pumps,
                                pipe work layout and its hydraulic performance and
                                development of plans and specifications
                                • And Knowledge of international design codes,
                                including Australian and ISO standards and relevant
                                OHS and environmental codes and practices.
                                • A proven track record of people management and
                                problem solving

                                Minimum Requirements:
                                • Bachelor of Science/Engineering
                                • Chartered Engineer
                                • 15+ years experience




             16-Aug-10          Lead Mechanical Engineer – Sydney                              CH2M HILL                             NSW                                   Email your expression of interest to the Recruitment              www.ch2m.com            13-Sep-10
                                                                                                                                                                         Manager, Toni Jesson at tjesson@ch2m.com.au or call
                                We are busy! Looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer                                                                                       (02) 9950 0640 to request an in depth job description
                                with a minimum of 15 years experience in managing
                                mechanical design on multidiscipline design projects
                                (especially water and wastewater transfer and treatment
                                projects).

                                Key attributes that we are looking for are:
                                • A strong background in Water/Wastewater related
                                mechanical engineering
                                • Substantial multi discipline experience in the planning
                                and delivery of water related consulting assignments,
                                concept designs and detail designs
                                • Experience in the planning and delivery of
                                Design/Construct or Alliance style project designs
                                • Experience in the design and analysis of fluid flows
                                and piping systems
                                • In depth experience of moving machinery, such as
                                pumps, pipe work layout and its hydraulic performance
                                and development of plans and specifications
                                • Experience in design of piping flexibility, stress
                                analysis and support design/specification
                                • Knowledge of international design codes, including
                                Australian and ISO standards and relevant OHS and
                                environmental codes and practices.
                                • A proven track record of people management

                                Minimum Requirements:
                                • Bachelor of Science/Engineering
                                • Chartered Engineer
                                • 15+ years experience




             16-Aug-10          Drafting Manager/Lead Design Drafter – Sydney                  CH2M HILL                             NSW                                   Email your expression of interest to the Recruitment              www.ch2m.com            13-Sep-10
                                                                                                                                                                         Manager, Toni Jesson at tjesson@ch2m.com.au or call
                                If you are a Drafting Manager/Lead Design Drafter with                                                                                    (02) 9950 0640 to request an in depth job description
                                10 years experience in production and management of
                                CAD deliverables (Mainly in Water/Wastewater design
                                discipline) we would like to hear from you!

                                Key attributes that we are looking for are:
                                • Several years in management of production of CAD
                                deliverables
                                • Can perform drafting duties in AutoCAD (and
                                preferably Microstation)
                                • Will be familiar with Australian Standards relating to
                                engineering drawings and will have some exposure to
                                Water Authority technical requirements.
                                • Capable of proactive communications with peers in
                                own and other regions and actively seeking
                                informational and educational opportunities to keep
                                current on the use of design automation hardware and
                                software
                                • Capability for review of compliance with CH2M HILL
                                and client design automation standards for proposals,
                                studies, designs and final deliverables
                                • Capable of being involved in the development of tools
                                for efficient and cost effective CAD file translations. May
                                manage or direct region traiing programs on the use of
                                operating system, plotting software, CAD related
                                software, drawing management software, or general use
                                software.




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                  Date listed                      Position                                           Employer/Recruiter                  State                Salary                                 Information                               Documentation/Website              Closing Date
             16-Aug-10          EPC Operations Manager – East Coast base                       CH2M HILL                            NSW or QLD or VIC                                 Email your expression of interest to the Recruitment                  www.ch2m.com                    13-Sep-10
                                                                                                                                                                                    Manager, Toni Jesson at tjesson@ch2m.com.au or call
                                Are you frustrated with the glass ceiling and can’t attain                                                                                           (02) 9950 0640 to request an in depth job description
                                this position where you are now? CH2M HILL has an
                                opportunity for you to make the smartest career choice
                                of your life. On the back of several recent project wins,
                                we are seeking to expand our management ranks with
                                an ambitious and experienced Design/Build
                                professional. As EPC Operations Manager for our
                                Water/Wastewater Infrastructure Projects, you will
                                possess strong leadership and excellent project
                                management skills.

                                Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
                                • Leadership in the application of CH2M HILL’s Project
                                Delivery System
                                • Liaise with clients, statutory authorities and other
                                consultants and ensure understanding of client
                                requirements
                                • Bottom line responsibility for the financial and technical
                                success of allocated projects
                                • Oversight and development of D/B Project Managers
                                in the region
                                • Assist with adequate staffing for strategic regional
                                requirements, including linkages into North American
                                project delivery organization
                                • Risk evaluation, forecasting and determining revenue
                                declaration so n projects/programs within the ANZ
                                portfolio
                                • Carrying out reviews of bids and proposals across the
                                portfolio


             16-Aug-10          ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS IT                           Bureau of Meteorology                   VIC or ACT        $68,699 - $77,002 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained       For further information on our           26-Aug-10
                                SPECIALIST                                                                                                                         plus 15.4 %                     from Rob Argent 03 8638 8207 or email        recruitment process and how to
                                APS Level 6 (Information Technology Officer Class 2)                                                                           superannuation                                       R.Argent@bom.gov.au.      apply refer to our careers website
                                (Ref: 11883)                                                                                                                                                                                                   http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                • Ongoing position                                                                                                                               Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of
                                                                                                                                                                                          Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                As part of the Australian Government’s National Plan for
                                Environmental Information (NPEI), the Bureau of
                                Meteorology has been assigned new functions in
                                environmental information. These new functions build
                                upon a substantial set of existing functions in weather,
                                climate, water and oceans.

                                The Bureau’s new functions in this area include:
                                • Issuing national environmental information standards
                                • Collation and harmonisation of environmental data
                                from other agencies
                                • Developing and maintaining a National Environmental
                                Information System

                                We are seeking an IT specialist to contribute to the
                                development and maintenance of the Bureau’s National
                                Environmental Information System. The appointee will
                                be a member of a team of developers working to design
                                and develop services to perform the Bureau’s
                                environmental information functions. The appointee will
                                have a good knowledge of software development
                                principles, particularly in application to a services-
                                oriented architecture, and experience in a team-based
                                test-driven development environment. Experience in the
                                application of ETL concepts and methods is desirable.




             16-Aug-10          ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS IT                           Bureau of Meteorology                   VIC or ACT        $85,933 - $92,792 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained       For further information on our           26-Aug-10
                                SPECIALIST                                                                                                                         plus 15.4 %             from Bruce Bannerman (03) 9669 4093 or email         recruitment process and how to
                                Executive Level 1 (Senior Information Technology                                                                               superannuation                                  B.Bannerman@bom.gov.au.        apply refer to our careers website
                                Officer Grade C) (Ref: 11880)                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                • Ongoing position                                                                                                                               Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of
                                                                                                                                                                                          Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                As part of the Australian Government’s National Plan for
                                Environmental Information (NPEI), the Bureau of
                                Meteorology has been assigned new functions in
                                environmental information. These new functions build
                                upon a substantial set of existing functions in weather,
                                climate, water and oceans.

                                The Bureau’s new functions in this area include:
                                • Issuing national environmental information standards
                                • Collation and harmonisation of environmental data
                                from other agencies
                                • Developing and maintaining a National Environmental
                                Information System

                                We are seeking a senior IT specialist to contribute to
                                design, development and maintenance of the Bureau’s
                                National Environmental Information System. The
                                appointee will be a senior member of a team of
                                developers working to design and develop services to
                                perform the Bureau’s environmental information
                                functions. The appointee will have extensive knowledge
                                of software development methods, particularly in
                                application to a services-oriented architecture, and
                                experience in a team-based test-driven development
                                environment. Experience in the development and
                                application of ETL system is desirable.




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                  Date listed                         Position                                         Employer/Recruiter                    State                Salary                                    Information                                Documentation/Website             Closing Date
             16-Aug-10          ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS                              Bureau of Meteorology                      VIC or ACT        $99,111- $112,364 pa,         Further information about the position can be obtained        For further information on our            26-Aug-10
                                SENIOR IT SPECIALIST                                                                                                                  plus 15.4 %                  from Mr Rob Argent on 03 8638 8207 or email        recruitment process and how to
                                Executive Level 2 (Lower) (Senior Information                                                                                     superannuation                                          r.argent@bom.gov.au.      apply refer to our careers website
                                Technology Officer Grade B) (Ref: 11878)                                                                                                                                                                             http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                • Ongoing position                                                                                                                                    Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of
                                                                                                                                                                                               Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                As part of the Australian Government’s National Plan for
                                Environmental Information (NPEI), the Bureau of
                                Meteorology has been assigned new functions in
                                environmental information. These new functions build
                                upon a substantial set of existing functions in weather,
                                climate, water and oceans.

                                The Bureau’s new functions in this area include:
                                • Issuing national environmental information standards
                                • Collation and harmonisation of environmental data
                                from other agencies
                                • Developing and maintaining a National Environmental
                                Information System

                                We are seeking a senior IT specialist to contribute to
                                design and to lead development, implementation and
                                maintenance of the Bureau’s National Environmental
                                Information System. The appointee will lead a team of
                                developers working under architectural direction to
                                design and develop services to perform the Bureau’s
                                environmental information functions. The appointee will
                                have extensive knowledge of software development
                                methods, particularly in application to a services-
                                oriented architecture, and experience leading teams
                                using test-driven development. Experience in leading
                                development and application of ETL systems is
                                desirable.

             16-Aug-10          Civil Design Engineers and Technical Delivery                  Principal Consulting Group                    QLD               An attractive salary     Please forward your resume 'in confidence' (quoting job               water@principal.net.au             20-Aug-10
                                Experts – Water- Brisbane (Ref: MMAWA893)                                                                                  package will be offered                               title and code MMAWA893) to:
                                                                                               To find out more about Principal or                            commensurate with             water@principal.net.au or call Melanie Mitchell for a               www.principal.net.au
                                * Global consulting firm                                       subscribe to our job updates by RSS                            level of experience.         confidential discussion on 1300 722 991 (direct line)
                                * Civil Design Engineering in water/wastewater                 or email, please visit our web site                           Only candidates with
                                * Project delivery/ business development                       www.principal.net.au                                            the right to work in                                        www.principal.net.au
                                                                                                                                                             Australia need apply
                                The Australian water industry is booming and it’s a good
                                time to be exploring chances to work on some of the key
                                projects currently running and those being planned for.
                                This leading professional services organisation is in
                                such a position – busy, growing and in need of further
                                expertise. Working across infrastructure, transport,
                                water and environment sectors amongst others, this is a
                                global consultancy with a strong team ethos. They have
                                built an experienced and dedicated water business unit
                                enabling them to be at the forefront of recent projects
                                across most states.

                                These opportunities are aimed at individuals already
                                successful in the water supply, sewerage and water
                                treatment fields. You’re maybe looking for the next
                                challenge and possibly a step up in your career. There
                                are roles at varied levels available to those with skills in
                                the following:

                                • Technical hands-on project management of water
                                treatment and water supply projects;
                                • High level, strategic civil design engineering;
                                • Client relationship management and business
                                development through superior project delivery;
                                • Water treatment technology, design of pipelines,
                                pump stations, sewerage infrastructure

                                As an experienced engineer you will be commercially
             16-Aug-10          Principal level Water and Environment Roles –         Principal Consulting Group                          VIC, QLD             An attractive salary     Please forward your resume 'in confidence' (quoting job               water@principal.net.au             20-Aug-10
                                Brisbane, Gold Coast, Melbourne (Ref:MMAWA886)                                                                             package will be offered                               title and code MMAWA886) to:
                                                                                      To find out more about Principal or                                     commensurate with             water@principal.net.au or call Melanie Mitchell for a               www.principal.net.au
                                Global consulting group seeking water and environment subscribe to our job updates by RSS                                     level of experience.         confidential discussion on 1300 722 991 (direct line)
                                experts to continue strengthening areas of expertise  or email, please visit our web site
                                across Australia.                                     www.principal.net.au                                                   Only candidates with                                          www.principal.net.au
                                                                                                                                                               the right to work in
                                This global consulting firm is having a great 2010 -                                                                         Australia need apply.
                                winning business, building the business and branching
                                out into new areas. This is on the back of a great 2009 in
                                the water and environment sectors. It’s a great time to
                                come and join a world leading company involved in key
                                infrastructure projects across the country. There are
                                opportunities at senior levels in the following areas
                                (various locations):

                                • Ecology technical consulting
                                • Water and wastewater planning, modelling, analysis
                                • Specialist integrated water management, water cycle
                                planning
                                • Civil/Environmental engineering/project management

                                To be successful in these positions you will have
                                appropriate tertiary qualifications, have a minimum of 10
                                years experience in your chosen field and ideally have
                                spent a major part of this in a consulting environment.

                                I am interested in hearing from individuals who have
                                proven experience with the full project lifecycle,
                                excellent design skills, and involvement in the delivery of
                                landmark projects in Australia, with established
                                networks within their specialism. Excellent
                                communication skills (written and verbal), an outcome
                                focus, superior client management skills and a strong
                                commercial astuteness are essential for these roles.




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                  Date listed                    Position                                           Employer/Recruiter                 State                  Salary                                   Information                              Documentation/Website              Closing Date
             16-Aug-10          RELIEF WATER TREATMENT OPERATOR                              Wide Bay Water Corporation                QLD             The position attracts a          Position enquiries: James Castle on 07 4194 7611.       www.widebaywater.qld.gov.au                 30-Aug-10
                                                                                                                                                       base salary of $50,761
                                Wide Bay Water Corporation (WBWC) is a local                                                                               GR/PA (plus 12%         To Apply: To download a position description, selection
                                government owned corporation providing water and                                                                             superannuation)         criteria and the employment application form visit our
                                wastewater services to the Fraser Coast in addition to                                                                                             website www.widebaywater.qld.gov.au or contact 1300
                                providing consultancy/project management services to                                                                                                                           808 888 for further details.
                                Australian and International water service providers.

                                WBWC offers an excellent working environment and a
                                commitment to work/life balance.

                                We are seeking a qualified Water Treatment Plant
                                Operator with experience in the operation of water
                                supply scheme infrastructure. The successful applicant
                                will participate in shift work and on call arrangements on
                                an as required basis. This position is ideal for
                                applicants who have the ability to be adaptable and
                                enjoy developing a broad skills base.

                                The ideal candidate for this position will be self
                                motivated, team orientated, possess a practical
                                disposition and a can do attitude.




             16-Aug-10          Senior Civil Engineer - Water                                URS Australia Pty Ltd                     NSW               A competitive salary                                         Apply online at:              http://www.ap.urscorp.com/             13-Sep-10
                                                                                                                                                                    package https://www.urs.ap.apply2jobs.com/ProfExt/index.cfm?fuse
                                URS continue to expand throughout Australia across a                                                                                                                    action=mExternal.searchJobs
                                range of groups including it's water team in New South
                                Wales, providing opportunities and development to                                                                                                     Or contact Ross MacDonald on: (02) 8925 5518 for a
                                ambitious staff who want to have a clear career path.                                                                                                                            confidential discussion.

                                The Senior Civil Engineer will be responsible for
                                undertaking and managing a range of water related
                                projects, with particular emphasis on water supply,
                                wastewater collection, field work and project
                                management.

                                Providing concept and detailed designs in accordance
                                with codes of practice, legislation and current policies
                                and procedures including Australian Standards and
                                Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) requirements,
                                the successful applicant will be degree qualified in civil
                                engineering, possessing design knowledge and strong
                                people skills.

                                In continuing URS' reputation as one of the leaders in
                                water and waste water management, key skills in this
                                role will also include:

                                - Knowledge of structural analysis and requirements of
                                water infrastructure
                                - Preparation of estimates for water and wastewater
                                infrastructure
                                - Superb report-writing skills
                                - Industry networking

                                With 8 years plus water experience within a consulting
                                environment, your background and knowledge will be
                                rewarded with superb and diverse team support, a
             09-Aug-10          competitive salary package, great career development Bureau of Meteorology
                                MANAGER IT SUPPORT AND RELEASE SERVICES                                                              ACT or VIC          $116,121 - $122,627         Further information about the position can be obtained       For further information on our           26-Aug-10
                                Executive Level 2 (Upper) (Senior Information                                                                                pa, plus 15.4 %                          from Mr Rob Argent on 03 8638 8207.       recruitment process and how to
                                Technology Officer Grade A) (Ref: 11877)                                                                                     superannuation                                                                   apply refer to our careers website
                                                                                                                                                                                 Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of    http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national                                                                                                         Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                weather, climate and water agency. Its expertise and
                                services assist Australians in dealing with the harsh
                                realities of their natural environment, including drought,
                                floods, fires, storms, tsunami and tropical cyclones.
                                Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and
                                advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic
                                territory, the Bureau provides one of the most
                                fundamental and widely used services of government.

                                The Bureau contributes to national social, economic,
                                cultural and environmental goals by providing
                                observational, meteorological, hydrological and
                                oceanographic services and by undertaking research
                                into science and environment related issues in support
                                of its operations and services.

                                The Bureau of Meteorology has responsibilities for
                                collecting, managing and publishing climate and water
                                information. To meet these we currently publish quality-
                                assured climate data on-line, and we are developing
                                and expanding the Australian Water Resources
                                Information System (AWRIS) to support end-to-end
                                handling of water data and information from external
                                suppliers through to web publication and data services.

             09-Aug-10          LEAD ARCHITECT                                               Bureau of Meteorology                      VIC              $116,121 - $122,627         Further information about the position can be obtained       For further information on our           19-Aug-10
                                Executive Level 2 (Upper) (Senior Information                                                                                pa, plus 15.4 %                     from Mr Rob Argent 03 8638 8207 or email       recruitment process and how to
                                Technology Officer Grade A) (Ref: 11874)                                                                                     superannuation                                          r.argent@bom.gov.au.     apply refer to our careers website
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                As part of the Australian Government’s National Plan for                                                                                         Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of
                                Environmental Information (NPEI), the Bureau of                                                                                                           Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                Meteorology has been assigned new functions in
                                environmental information. These new functions build
                                upon a substantial set of existing functions in weather,
                                climate, water and oceans.

                                The Bureau’s new functions in this area include:
                                • Issuing national environmental information standards
                                • Collation and harmonisation of environmental data
                                from other agencies
                                • Developing and maintaining a National Environmental
                                Information System

                                We are seeking an experienced IT specialist to lead
                                architectural development for climate, water and
                                environmental information systems, providing
                                recommendations on reference models, services
                                architecture, IT system architecture, data standards,
                                system technical specifications and information
                                workflows.. The appointee will have a deep technical
                                understanding of information systems architecture,
                                possess high level analytical and problem solving skills
                                and be an excellent communicator. An ability to lead
                                small teams of technical specialists, including
                                consultants, is essential.




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                  Date listed                          Position                                      Employer/Recruiter             State                 Salary                                   Information                               Documentation/Website             Closing Date
             09-Aug-10          SOFTWARE ENGINEER                                            Bureau of Meteorology                   VIC            $85,933 - $92,792 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained        For further information on our            26-Aug-10
                                Executive Level 1 (Senior Information Technology                                                                              plus 15.4 %                        from Mr Rob Argent on 03 8638 8207.        recruitment process and how to
                                Officer Grade C) (Ref: 10533)                                                                                             superannuation                                                                  apply refer to our careers website
                                                                                                                                                                            Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of     http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national                                                                                                    Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                weather, climate and water agency. Its expertise and
                                services assist Australians in dealing with the harsh
                                realities of their natural environment, including drought,
                                floods, fires, storms, tsunami and tropical cyclones.
                                Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and
                                advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic
                                territory, the Bureau provides one of the most
                                fundamental and widely used services of government.

                                The Bureau contributes to national social, economic,
                                cultural and environmental goals by providing
                                observational, meteorological, hydrological and
                                oceanographic services and by undertaking research
                                into science and environment related issues in support
                                of its operations and services.

                                The Bureau of Meteorology has responsibilities for
                                collecting, managing and publishing climate and water
                                information. To meet these we currently publish quality-
                                assured climate data on-line, and we are developing
                                and expanding the Australian Water Resources
                                Information System (AWRIS) to support end-to-end
                                handling of water data and information from external
                                suppliers through to web publication and data services.

                                We are seeking a software engineer to contribute to the
                                development and maintenance of environmental
             09-Aug-10              ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION SYSTEM                     Bureau of Meteorology                       ACT           $99,111 - $112,364 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained     http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/              19-Aug-10
                                                   BUSINESS LEAD                                                                                              plus 15.4 %                    from Mr Rob Vertessy on (02) 6232 3501.
                                Executive Level 2 (Lower) (Senior Officer Grade B) (Ref:                                                                  superannuation
                                                        11828)                                                                                                              Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of
                                                                                                                                                                                     Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                As part of the Australian Government’s National Plan for
                                   Environmental Information (NPEI), the Bureau of                                                                                             For further information on our recruitment process and
                                   Meteorology has been assigned new functions in                                                                                                             how to apply refer to our careers website
                                 environmental information. These new functions build                                                                                                                 http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                 upon a substantial set of existing functions in weather,
                                               climate, water and oceans.

                                     The Bureau’s new functions in this area include:
                                 • Issuing national environmental information standards
                                   • Collation and harmonisation of environmental data
                                                    from other agencies
                                • Developing and maintaining a National Environmental
                                                     Information System

                                We are seeking an experienced IT specialist to provide
                                  leadership in user requirements analysis and project
                                 management in support of the Bureau’s Environmental
                                      Information System development project. The
                                       appointee will have a sound understanding of
                                 information systems, possess high level analytical and
                                         problem solving skills and be an excellent
                                communicator. Significant industry experience in project
                                     management and user requirements analysis is
                                                         essential.

                                The successful applicant will lead the user requirements
                                  analysis for the Bureau’s Environmental Information
                                      System, entailing extensive consultation with
                                 stakeholders, and the documentation of functional and
                                              non-functional requirements.
             09-Aug-10          WATER MARKETS UNIT MANAGER                               Bureau of Meteorology                  VIC, SA or ACT       $99,111 to $112,364        Further information about the position can be obtained     http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/              19-Aug-10
                                Executive Level 2 (Lower) (Senior Professional Officer                                                                   pa, plus 15.4 %         from Mr Grace Mitchell, phone 03 8638 8236 or email
                                Grade B - Engineering) (Ref: 11270)                                                                                      superannuation                                       G.Mitchell@bom.gov.au.

                                The Bureau’s Climate and Water Division requires a                                                                                          Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of
                                water markets specialist to lead a range of activities                                                                                               Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                associated with ingesting, interpreting and publishing
                                information on water entitlements, allocations and                                                                                             For further information on our recruitment process and
                                trades. We are seeking an individual with a water                                                                                                             how to apply refer to our careers website
                                markets background that understands the range of                                                                                                                      http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                water entitlement products available on the market and
                                the allocation regime in each State and Territory.

                                The Bureau has modest expertise in this domain and
                                therefore seeks a senior candidate that can lead a
                                Subject Matter Expert Group and oversee internal
                                capacity building in this area. The candidate will also
                                lead the development of water markets activity reporting
                                products within AWRIS. The appointee will be based in
                                the water accounting section, where he/she will also
                                provide input into the preparation of the National Water
                                Account.

                                The successful appointee is expected to have a water
                                markets background with formal qualifications in
                                economics, resource management or engineering.
                                Qualifications in disciplines such as law would be well
                                regarded.

                                The successful appointee will be expected to work in a
                                dynamic team environment, initiating and leading
                                projects, coordinating with other staff in the water
                                accounting section and across the Climate and Water
                                Division. The appointee will also be expected to be able




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                  Date listed                         Position                                       Employer/Recruiter                State                 Salary                                  Information                               Documentation/Website              Closing Date
             09-Aug-10          INGESTION DATA UNIT MANAGER                                  Bureau of Meteorology                     ACT            $99,111 - $112,364 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained     http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/               19-Aug-10
                                Executive Level 2 (Lower) (Senior Information                                                                                    plus 15.4 %                    from Mr Paul Sheahan on (02) 6232 3530.
                                Technology Officer Grade B) (Ref: 10537)                                                                                     superannuation
                                                                                                                                                                               Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of
                                As part of the Australian Government’s National Plan for                                                                                                Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                Environmental Information (NPEI), the Bureau of
                                Meteorology has been assigned new functions in                                                                                                    For further information on our recruitment process and
                                environmental information. These new functions build                                                                                                             how to apply refer to our careers website
                                upon a substantial set of existing functions in weather,                                                                                                                 http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                climate, water and oceans.

                                The Bureau’s new functions in this area include:
                                • Issuing national environmental information standards
                                • Collation and harmonisation of environmental data
                                from other agencies
                                • Developing and maintaining a National Environmental
                                Information System

                                We are seeking an experienced IT specialist to provide
                                leadership in user requirements analysis and project
                                management in support of the Bureau’s Environmental
                                Information System development project. The
                                appointee will have a sound understanding of
                                information systems, possess high level analytical and
                                problem solving skills and be an excellent
                                communicator. Significant industry experience in project
                                management and user requirements analysis is
                                essential.

                                The Ingestion Data Unit Manager will undertake and
                                manage activities associated with the identification,
                                computational development, analysis and
                                implementation of the processes necessary for the
                                ingestion and validation of hydrological data and
                                information into AWRIS.
             09-Aug-10             SOFTWARE ENGINEER – TEST AND RELEASE                      Bureau of Meteorology                   VIC or ACT        $85,933 - $92,792 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained        For further information on our           26-Aug-10
                                    Executive Level 1 (Senior Information Technology                                                                             plus 15.4 %                    from Robert Argent 03 8638 8207 or email       recruitment process and how to
                                              Officer Grade C) (Ref: 10568)                                                                                  superannuation                                        r.argent@bom.gov.au.      apply refer to our careers website
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                     The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national                                                                                         Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of
                                  weather, climate and water agency. Its expertise and                                                                                                  Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                  services assist Australians in dealing with the harsh
                                realities of their natural environment, including drought,
                                   floods, fires, storms, tsunami and tropical cyclones.
                                  Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and
                                  advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic
                                       territory, the Bureau provides one of the most
                                 fundamental and widely used services of government.

                                   The Bureau contributes to national social, economic,
                                      cultural and environmental goals by providing
                                     observational, meteorological, hydrological and
                                  oceanographic services and by undertaking research
                                 into science and environment related issues in support
                                               of its operations and services.

                                    The Bureau of Meteorology has responsibilities for
                                 collecting, managing and publishing climate and water
                                information. To meet these we currently publish quality-
                                  assured climate data on-line, and we are developing
                                     and expanding the Australian Water Resources
                                   Information System (AWRIS) to support end-to-end
                                  handling of water data and information from external
                                 suppliers through to web publication and data services.

                                We are seeking a software test and release specialist to
                                   contribute to the development, testing, release and
             09-Aug-10          SENIOR DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR                            Bureau of Meteorology                       VIC or ACT        $85,933 - $92,792 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained        For further information on our           26-Aug-10
                                Executive Level 1 (Senior Information Technology                                                                                 plus 15.4 %                        from Mr Rob Argent on 03 8638 8207.        recruitment process and how to
                                Officer Grade C) (Ref: 11882)                                                                                                superannuation                                                                  apply refer to our careers website
                                                                                                                                                                               Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of     http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national                                                                                                       Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                weather, climate and water agency. Its expertise and
                                services assist Australians in dealing with the harsh
                                realities of their natural environment, including drought,
                                floods, fires, storms, tsunami and tropical cyclones.
                                Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and
                                advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic
                                territory, the Bureau provides one of the most
                                fundamental and widely used services of government.

                                The Bureau contributes to national social, economic,
                                cultural and environmental goals by providing
                                observational, meteorological, hydrological and
                                oceanographic services and by undertaking research
                                into science and environment related issues in support
                                of its operations and services.

                                The Bureau of Meteorology has responsibilities for
                                collecting, managing and publishing climate and water
                                information. To meet these we currently publish quality-
                                assured climate data on-line, and we are developing
                                and expanding the Australian Water Resources
                                Information System (AWRIS) to support end-to-end
                                handling of water data and information from external
                                suppliers through to web publication and data services.

                                We are seeking an experienced database administrator
                                to contribute to the development and maintenance of




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                  Date listed                          Position                                       Employer/Recruiter             State                 Salary                                   Information                              Documentation/Website             Closing Date
             09-Aug-10          SOFTWARE ENGINEER                                             Bureau of Meteorology                  ACT             $85,933 - $92,792 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained       For further information on our            26-Aug-10
                                Executive Level 1 (Senior Information Technology                                                                               plus 15.4 %                        from Mr Rob Argent on 03 8638 8207.       recruitment process and how to
                                Officer Grade C) (Ref: 11881)                                                                                              superannuation                                                                 apply refer to our careers website
                                                                                                                                                                             Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of    http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national                                                                                                     Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                weather, climate and water agency. Its expertise and
                                services assist Australians in dealing with the harsh
                                realities of their natural environment, including drought,
                                floods, fires, storms, tsunami and tropical cyclones.
                                Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and
                                advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic
                                territory, the Bureau provides one of the most
                                fundamental and widely used services of government.

                                The Bureau contributes to national social, economic,
                                cultural and environmental goals by providing
                                observational, meteorological, hydrological and
                                oceanographic services and by undertaking research
                                into science and environment related issues in support
                                of its operations and services.

                                The Bureau of Meteorology has responsibilities for
                                collecting, managing and publishing climate and water
                                information. To meet these we currently publish quality-
                                assured climate data on-line, and we are developing
                                and expanding the Australian Water Resources
                                Information System (AWRIS) to support end-to-end
                                handling of water data and information from external
                                suppliers through to web publication and data services.

                                We are seeking a software engineer to contribute to the
                                development and maintenance of environmental
                                information systems, including climate data systems and
                                AWRIS. The appointee will be a member of a team of
             09-Aug-10          DATA ARCHITECT                                          Bureau of Meteorology                      VIC or ACT       $99,111 - $112,364 pa,       Further information about the position can be obtained       For further information on our           26-Aug-10
                                Executive Level 2 (Lower) (Senior Information                                                                                  plus 15.4 %                        from Mr Rob Argent on 03 8638 8207.       recruitment process and how to
                                Technology Officer Grade B) (Ref: 11879)                                                                                   superannuation                                                                 apply refer to our careers website
                                                                                                                                                                             Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of    http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national                                                                                                     Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                weather, climate and water agency. Its expertise and
                                services assist Australians in dealing with the harsh
                                realities of their natural environment, including drought,
                                floods, fires, storms, tsunami and tropical cyclones.
                                Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and
                                advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic
                                territory, the Bureau provides one of the most
                                fundamental and widely used services of government.

                                The Bureau contributes to national social, economic,
                                cultural and environmental goals by providing
                                observational, meteorological, hydrological and
                                oceanographic services and by undertaking research
                                into science and environment related issues in support
                                of its operations and services.

                                The Bureau of Meteorology has responsibilities for
                                collecting, managing and publishing climate and water
                                information. To meet these we currently publish quality-
                                assured climate data on-line, and we are developing
                                and expanding the Australian Water Resources
                                Information System (AWRIS) to support end-to-end
                                handling of water data and information from external
                                suppliers through to web publication and data services.

                                We are seeking a data architect to contribute to the
                                architectural development and design of environmental
                                information systems, climate data systems and AWRIS.
             09-Aug-10          SUB-ACCOUNT MANAGER (NATIONAL WATER                     Bureau of Meteorology                      VIC or ACT         $68,699 - $77,002          Further information about the position can be obtained       For further information on our           26-Aug-10
                                ACCOUNT)                                                                                                                pa, plus 15.4 %                        from Dr Renée Kidson on 02 9296 1518.        recruitment process and how to
                                APS Level 6 (Professional Officer Class 2) (Ref: 10602)                                                                 superannuation                                                                    apply refer to our careers website
                                                                                                                                                                             Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of    http://www.bom.gov.au/careers/
                                To secure the long term water supply of all Australians,                                                                                              Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
                                the Australian Government announced Water for the
                                Future in May 2008, a $12.9 billion water investment
                                program. This included $450 million for the Improving
                                Water Information Program administered by the Bureau
                                of Meteorology and backed by the Commonwealth
                                Water Act (2007) and key stakeholders. The Bureau’s
                                expanded water information role will enhance the quality
                                and utility of Australia's water information by producing a
                                range of water information products, including the
                                National Water Account.

                                The National Water Account reports annually upon
                                water availability, water access rights and actual take of
                                water on a nationally consistent basis. It will inform
                                water resources planning, water market policy and
                                management, investment and environmental
                                management decisions. The National Water Account
                                consists of a set of water accounting reports; each
                                report covering a specific geographic area (e.g. the
                                Murray-Darling Basin).

                                As a team member of the National Water Account Unit,
                                the successful applicant for this role will have good
                                project management skills, and the ability to source,
                                assemble and present water resource and management
                                data from a range of contributors in a clear and
                                consistent manner. The successful applicant will be
                                involved in the annual production of several water
                                accounting reports, and will work closely with other staff
                                in the team on a range of tasks associated with the
                                annual publication of the National Water Account. Skills




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                  Date listed                        Position                                        Employer/Recruiter                  State                 Salary                                     Information                             Documentation/Website          Closing Date
             09-Aug-10          MANAGER STRATEGIC TREATMENT                                   Wannon Water                                                 This position has a            Specific enquiries regarding this position should be       www.wannonwater.com.au               20-Aug-10
                                (Water & Wastewater)                                                                                                            salary range of      directed to Mr Mark McNeil, Branch Manager Treatment
                                                                                                                                                                 $75,609.33 to                                     Services on 03 5564 7600.
                                An outstanding career opportunity exists for an                                                                           $86,140.35 (Band 8)
                                appropriately qualified and experienced professional to                                                                                p.a plus           Requests for a position description and applications
                                join our Treatment Services Branch.                                                                                            superannuation       including a comprehensive resume, containing the names
                                                                                                                                                                 depending on       of two (2) professional referees, should be directed to Ms.
                                This position is required to strategically plan the                                                                         qualifications and         Jenna Hurley, Human Resources Officer, PO Box 1158,
                                improvement requirements of treatment in water and                                                                                 experience.              Warrnambool, 3280, phone 03 5564 2739 or email
                                wastewater across the Wannon Water region and to                                                                                                                          jenna.hurley@wannonwater.com.au
                                provide technical support and direction to ensure
                                Treatment Plant compliance and efficient operation.

                                Key responsibilities include analysis and review of
                                performance of treatment assets throughout the
                                Corporation, implementing strategies to optimise asset
                                performance, investigate, design and project manage
                                minor operational capital improvements and the
                                operational management of three full time employees in
                                the Strategic Treatment team including all aspects of
                                performance management.

                                Applicants will need to demonstrate and possess the
                                following attributes:
                                • Practical knowledge and understanding of treatment
                                plant operations and maintenance.
                                • Excellent communication skills
                                • Can work effectively in a team environment
                                • Well developed skills in the Microsoft Office suite of
                                programmes.
                                • A tertiary qualification in Engineering (Environmental,
                                Chemical, Civil or equivalent) is required together with
                                experience working in the Water Industry or related
                                fields.

             09-Aug-10          Water Quality Consultant                                      Viridis Consultants Pty Ltd                 QLD                 To be negotiated      please forward a current CV and covering letter to Lauren               www.viridis.net.au           03-Sep-10
                                                                                                                                                                                                      James (Office Administrator) by email:
                                Viridis Consultants Pty Ltd specialises in providing                                                                                                                                 careers@viridis.net.au
                                water and environmental services to government
                                utilities. An exciting opportunity now exists to join the
                                team and develop a career in water quality.

                                Institutional reform and additional regulation of the water
                                industry in Queensland has resulted in an increased
                                demand for services. Viridis is currently delivering water
                                quality and risk management projects to several state
                                and local government owned water utilities.

                                In this position you would be required to work on
                                projects such as:
                                - Recycled water management plan development
                                - Drinking water quality management plan development
                                - Drinking water and environmental audits
                                - Risk assessments

                                To successfully apply for this position you will need to
                                have the following:
                                - Tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline
                                - 3+ years experience preferably in the water industry or
                                HACCP
                                - Experience in auditing and risk assessment
                                - Advanced MS Excel and MS Word skills
                                - Excellent verbal and written communication
                                - Ability to adapt and learn

                                This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to
                                develop and grow within a small specialised team.
                                Viridis will provide you with a competitive salary,
                                opportunities for professional development and friendly
                                work environment.
             09-Aug-10          Treatment Planning and Engineering Manager                    Davidson Recruitment / Queensland           QLD                       An attractive       To apply email your CV to Jim Cooper on hotjobs@d-                   www.d-r.com.au              06-Sep-10
                                Job ref: 30864                                                Urban Utilities                                                 remuneration and      r.com.au or contact me for a confidential discussion on 07
                                                                                                                                                              benefits package,                                   3023 1000 or 0417 794 059
                                • Deliver best practice                                                                                                   reflecting the level of
                                • Implement Total Asset Management Plans                                                                                the role, will be offered
                                                                                                                                                               to the successful
                                As one of Australia’s largest water retail-distributors                                                                                applicant.
                                employing more than 110 people, Queensland Urban
                                Utilities is committed to providing safe and reliable
                                water and wastewater services to 1.3 million residents in
                                service territory of Brisbane, Ipswich, Lockyer Valley,
                                Scenic Rim and Somerset.

                                This is a critical role that will be responsible for
                                improvements across a number of key elements of
                                asset management and engineering within the business.

                                The key accountabilities include;

                                • Optimisation of investment profile for whole of life
                                asset management
                                • Develop and implement best practice asset
                                management methodologies and condition monitoring
                                programs
                                • Implement sound commercial practice to enhance the
                                business
                                • Provide specialist technical, strategic and operational
                                advice to the business
                                • Develop and manage the team within the business unit
                                with a focus on improving skills and capabilities
                                • Lead the environmental management function to meet
                                legislative requirements

                                With Tertiary Qualifications in Engineering or Business
                                you will bring to the role extensive knowledge and
                                experience in water treatment and water reclamation




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                  Date listed                      Position                                           Employer/Recruiter             State                Salary                                 Information                            Documentation/Website          Closing Date
             02-Aug-10          Powerhouse/Desalination Plant Operator                         Hayman Island Resort                  QLD                                 To apply for this position, please forward an application to         www.hayman.com.au                 30-Aug-10
                                                                                                                                                                         our careers page on our website www.hayman.com.au or
                                Hayman is Australia's most celebrated private island                                                                                                             alternatively forward your resume to
                                destination, beautifully situated in the magnificent Great                                                                                                                  careers@hayman.com.au
                                Barrier Reef and presenting an array of unique and
                                memorable resort and Reef experiences

                                Award-winning Hayman is now seeking an experienced
                                Powerhouse/Desalination Plant Operator.

                                Based on the island this role reports to the Utilities
                                Manager and is responsible for overseeing the
                                powerhouse & desalination plants to ensure there are no
                                interruptions to the supply of power & water to Hayman.

                                Skills & experience for this role includes:
                                • Trade Certificate in either Electrical, Mechanical,
                                Diesel Fitting, Boiler making or similar
                                • Previous experience with Diesel engines and Thermal
                                Desalination plants is essential
                                • QLD Open Drivers License
                                • Previous experience with water reticulation systems,
                                sewerage treatment operations, plumbing and general
                                hydraulics is desirable
                                • Ability to work in high pressure situations both
                                individually and as a member of a team

                                This is a full-time permanent role requiring the
                                successful candidate to relocate to Hayman Island on a
                                full-time basis. This position offers discounted
                                accommodation & meals as well as the opportunity to
                                live and work in Australia’s premier holiday destination!


             02-Aug-10          DRAFTER – Electrical                                           Hydramet                               WA                                   For enquiries please contact Rowen Gransden on 0411               www.hydramet.com.au               30-Aug-10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       286 649
                                • Canning Vale location
                                • Progressive company in growth mode
                                • Full time role

                                Hydramet is a Perth company, with offices in Adelaide
                                and Melbourne, servicing the water utility, resources,
                                aquatic and general industry sectors.

                                They are highly regarded in their sector, recognised for
                                their innovation, quality and customer service and have
                                an excellent team working environment.

                                We are seeking an electrical drafter with mechanical
                                capabilities to support their technical team.

                                Reporting to the Engineering Services Manager, the
                                position responsibilities include:
                                • Electrical design CAD drafter with mechanical drafting
                                experience
                                • Design/preparation of switchboard general
                                arrangement and control drawings
                                • Ability to read and interpret P&ID’s
                                • Preferable (but not essential) Electrical trade
                                background
                                • Ability to coordinate a project from start to finish
                                • Confirming scope of assignments, including costs and
                                projected timeframes
                                • Generating drawings and specifications
                                • Assisting with the development of designs for new
                                products and modifications to enhance product ranges
                                • Detail drafting for projects
                                • Generate Bills of Material for products and systems
                                • Create concept drawings
             26-Jul-10          • Resolving technical queries and providing a high level HydroPlan
                                Project Consultant                                                                                                                                                                                           http://hydroplan.com.au           23-Aug-10

                                For over 20 years HydroPlan has specialised in delivery
                                of high quality solutions and services. With offices in
                                Perth, Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane and Beijing,
                                HydroPlan is the best choice for a large variety of clients
                                who need irrigation skills, experience and resources.

                                Want to make a difference in the world of water?
                                Want to lead a winning team?

                                If you enjoy the challenges of commercial irrigation
                                design and project management, and you are organised
                                and have an eye for detail, chances are you will really
                                enjoy working with Australia’s largest independent
                                irrigation design consultancy!

                                You will enjoy the satisfaction of taking many projects
                                from concept to completion, and building relationships
                                with clients in many different industries. You will also be
                                learning from internal and external experts in a
                                professional environment that is personally rewarding.
                                Your qualifications in engineering or science, or your
                                CID/CIAg will be an indication of your suitability, but your
                                primary assets will be your customer focus, your
                                positive attitude and your thirst for excellence.

                                You will play a valuable role in our small team helping
                                with technical investigations, supervising installations,
                                preparing designs, reports and specifications, and
                                liaising with clients, contractors and authorities.

                                We are offering a great job and career in a niche part of
                                the water industry and an excellent salary package to
                                suit your qualifications and experience.




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                                         There is currently no tenders listed on this page
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