Field Crew Supervisor


Our Organisation

We love water and love life. What we do makes a vital contribution to Melbourne’s famous lifestyle. We achieve this by supplying high quality drinking water, providing outstanding sewerage services, integrating drainage systems, building resilience to flooding and by enhancing our waterway and land for greater community use. It’s a pride we share in helping to make greater Melbourne a fantastic place to live.

Reporting to the Team Leader Regional Delivery, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference and add to our work environment, within a place where you can learn and perform to your fullest potential.

The Role

As the Supervisor Civil you’ll be responsible for providing front line leadership, direction and support to work crews and contractors involved in delivery of natural resources management and civil project and maintenance works on Melbourne Water’s Waterways and Land assets.

Make an Impact

Become part of a talented and passionate team dedicated to enhancing life and liveability in Melbourne and beyond. Doing truly meaningful work in a supportive and inclusive culture that encourages you to make the most of your talents.

We provide a range of employee benefits that will make your experience working at Melbourne Water both professionally and personally rewarding.


Melbourne Water is committed to flexible working. We offer a variety of flexible arrangements to suit our employees varied needs and the business, including purchased leave, varied start and finish times, working from alternative locations, part time work and 9-day fortnights. We understand that Melbourne Water and our customers benefit from enabling our employees to achieve balance in work and life.


Our people are passionate, welcoming and inclusive. We welcome applications from everyone, including people with disability, mature age and young job seekers, members of the LGBTI+ community, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. Melbourne Water welcomes and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Your Skills and Experience

  • Extensive knowledge of and ability to supervise teams delivering civil asset, grass maintenance and natural resource management practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish, maintain and improve collaborative working relationships with internal and external customers and stakeholders.
  • Ability to Review works scopes to ensuring the correct tools, plant and consumables are available for each job.
  • Ability to understand and meet service level requirements to meet customer expectations.

For more information, please click here for the Position Description

How to apply

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Closing date: 5th August 2019 at 11:55pm AEST

Please note a Police Check / Health Assessment is required for this position.

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