Field Operator - Treatment Plant (Sewer East)

$51,630 - $61,570 yearly
  • Clarence Valley Council
  • 42 Victoria Street, Grafton NSW, Australia
  • Jan 08, 2021
Full time Power, Water, Sewerage, and Sanitation Other Trades and Services

Job Description

Job No: CVC42222091
Location: Clarence Valley NSW

When life speeds up and becomes more complicated we yearn for simple things, like time, a sense of connection, stability, belonging to a community. We’ve had a good close up look and reckon that this is what Clarence Valley can deliver to your life and your family.

So, if you want what others have - that’s great. But just maybe we’re what you need.

Either way it really can’t hurt to check what living in the Clarence is all about.... right!

Clarence Valley Council has reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment.

So... come join us in the Clarence Valley where we work, rest & play!

Checkout about living in the Clarence Valley here.

What you need to know...

permanent full time - 76 hours per fortnight
salary - $51,630 - $61,570 per annum, plus superannuation
location - Iluka Sewerage Treatment Plant
the opportunity to 'purchase' leave

About the role

Are you looking for an opportunity ‘to plan and deliver services valued by the community’? If you are interested in sewerage operations, apply to join Clarence Valley Council’s Water Cycle team for the opportunity grow your skills in one of the most scenic, beautiful and geographically diverse areas of New South Wales.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and dynamic person to assist with with the important responsibility of operating and maintaining Council’s Iluka sewerage system. The successful applicant will be required to participate in rostered weekend and public holiday work and also participate in an on call roster.

We offer a good work / life balance, and STRIVE ‘to make the Clarence Valley a community full of opportunity’.

Download the position description here.


Greg Mashiah, Manager Water Cycle on 6643 0200.

Closing date

Monday, 1 February 2021 at 11.30 pm (NSW time)

Other important information

This position is located at Council's Iluka Sewerage Treatment Plant, however, this may change should business needs identify other work locations to be more appropriate to deliver our services in the future.

A probationary period applies to this position.

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later.
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website.

For this application you will be required to provide relevant certificates and licences.

Council is an EEO employer and First Nations people are encouraged to apply.

Job Closing Date

Feb 01, 2021