Trainee - Water Management and Treatment

  • Mid-Coast Council
  • Gloucester NSW, Australia
  • 04 Aug, 2022
Intern Internship and Apprenticeship Facilities, Real Estate, and Property Power, Water, Sewerage, and Sanitation

Job Description

Job No: MCC152180

Location: Gloucester

Time to step into your new Career?

Would you like to get the best training, a national qualification AND get paid while you learn?

MidCoast Council Traineeship programs can help you build great skills for your future.

In our Traineeships you'll

  • Take your first steps in the workforce in a supportive workplace
  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification AND get paid
  • Get real life work experience
  • Start your awesome career locally

Water Treatment

You may not have thought of the Water Industry before, but as an essential service, this is a career pathway that will always be in demand.

You'll work with teams that deliver high quality water to our homes and businesses, as well as ensuring waste water is treated to protect the environment.  A few of the many things you'll learn include pipelaying and water/sewer network construction, water network operations, maintenance of water assets, treatment plants operation, auto control systems and recording data and systems readings.

If you successfully complete your Traineeship, you'll have a nationally recognised qualification in Certificate III Water Industry Operations (NWP30219) and the experience you need to create a lasting Career pathway in a specialised field.


You'll a be motivated, hardworking and committed person who really wants to learn and succeed and you'll be able to demonstrate these qualities through your schooling records and/or work history.  

Our ideal person will be someone who is inquisitive, energetic and curious.  You'll be an engaged learner and a hard worker and able to work comfortably in both indoor and outdoor environments. 

If you …

  • Are ready to take an important Career step
  • Love working in both indoor and outdoor environments
  • Have foundational to intermediate literacy and numeracy.
  • Are committed to being part of a dedicated, disciplined team

We would love to hear from you.  This could be a fantastic opportunity for you.

Apply Now!  

Please make sure you read the POSITION DESCRIPTION  before you answer the questions below.  Your answers are important in helping us understand your motivation and interest in your Career and the role - so take your time and remember to outline your answers in detail.

The package:  You will be paid in accordance with the Traineeship pay scale as outlined in the Local Government (State) Award 2020 plus superannuation.

Location: The successful applicant will be required to rotate throughout various depots located within the Water Services Network but this role is based in Gloucester primarily.  You may also be required to be based from other Council sites.

Tenure: Full Time (24 month Fixed Term)

 At MidCoast Council, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities. Our aim is to provide all of our staff with an inclusive, safe and healthy working environment.

Should you have any queries about your application, please contact Jo Love on 02 7955 7310 or via email at

Closing date:  Sunday 21 August 2022 at 11.30 pm.

Job Closing Date

21 Aug, 2022