Australia nationals: Senior Water Resources Officer (Hydrology, GWMWater)

Victoria State Government
Horsham, VIC, Australia
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
Government
Experience Level: 
Not Specified

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The Senior Hydrologist provides specialist hydrological expertise to enable the effective management of surface water and groundwater resources within GWMWater’s area of responsibility. The Senior Hydrologist will ensure GWMWater fulfils its obligations under bulk entitlement, Storage Manager and Resource Manager instruments and will effectively integrate State and Commonwealth water resource policy and guidelines into systems and processes. The incumbent will also oversee high level planning, monitoring and operations across all bulk water supply systems. The incumbent will be expected to work collaboratively across divisions and with a range of diverse stakeholders in order to successfully fulfil the role.

Position Details

GWMWater is an innovative and progressive employer that is committed to contributing to the sustainable growth of communities within the Grampians, Wimmera and Mallee regions.

We provide a great work environment based on respect, professionalism and accountability to attract and retain the best people to GWMWater and the region.

We do this by:

• Supporting staff, suppliers and contractors to achieve zero harm

• Offering a flexible and stimulating workplace and investing in our people to enable us to adapt to the changing needs of our region.

• Building the capability and culture of our people into a more highly skilled, professional, customer focused and efficient organisation.

We offer exceptional working conditions including an active social club, attractive parental leave and other contemporary and flexible working arrangements to assist staff achieve an effective work life balance.

The role is located in Horsham, the capital of the beautiful Wimmera region, and is only three hours from Melbourne or the magnificent Victorian South West Coast. The region boasts access to many national parks including the Grampians and Mt Arapiles. Horsham offers a warm and welcoming community for those wanting to experience a safe and healthy rural lifestyle. This progressive city boasts first class health, educational, cultural, sporting and social facilities. 

Currently applications are being sought for:

Senior Water Resources Officer (Hydrology)

The Senior Water Resources Officer provides specialist hydrological expertise to enable the effective management of surface water and groundwater resources within GWMWater's area of responsibility.

The Senior Water Resources Officer will ensure GWMWater fulfils its obligations under bulk entitlement, Storage Manager and Resource Manager instruments and will effectively integrate State and Commonwealth water resource policy and guidelines into systems and processes. The incumbent will also oversee high level planning, monitoring and operations across all bulk water supply systems.

Further information about this exciting opportunity is available by contacting Craig Turvey Senior People and Culture Advisor on 1300 659 961.

Applications for this vacancy close on Wednesday 22 May 2019.

To view the Position Description and /or to apply click on the ‘Apply Now' button.

GWMWater is an EEO employer and is committed to continuously improving our quality, safety and environmental systems.

Please note applicants may be required to undertake a National Police Check.

If you would like to receive information in relation to this vacancy in an accessible format such as large print, please contact the People and Culture Division on 1300 659 961.