Wastewater Project Officer (pt)


Wellington Shire Council are seeking a suitably qualified person to join our Environmental Health team to support the implementation of our Domestic Wastewater Management Plan.

Your key responsibilities will be to conduct inspections of septic tank systems ensuring their compliance with statutory requirements, protect public health, natural environment and amenity of Wellington Shire and promote best practice to help manage domestic wastewater systems.

This is a new position for an initial period of 12 months, the role is likely to be extended beyond this if funding continues.

If you have proven experience working in the on-site domestic wastewater field and are semi-retired or searching for a part time opportunity, we encourage you to apply.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate how they meet the criteria below:

  • Proven experience working in the on-site domestic wastewater field
  • Outstanding customer service and communication skills
  • Practical knowledge of septic tank systems
  • Ability to effectively plan, organise and manage own time
  • Local knowledge and experience would be advantageous

Company Profile:

Wellington Shire Council is a dynamic regional local government organisation.  Council operates a diverse range of services, manages a broad range of projects and maintains a large number of community facilities across 11,000km2. Employees use exciting new business technologies to seek and implement improvements across the organisation.

Wellington Shire is Victoria’s third largest municipality, offering great diversity in both work and lifestyle. Wellington extends from the High Country through the Gippsland Plains to the Lakes and the famous Ninety Mile Beach.

Sale is located 2.5 hours east of Melbourne and the region boasts excellent medical facilities, great sporting, educational, and recreational opportunities.  Visit www.saleandwellingtonshire.com.au to find out why the Wellington Shire is a great place to live and work.

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Closing Date: 
Sunday, 06 August, 2017


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