Position Vacant - Trainee Water & Sewerage Operator

In this position, Aboriginality is a genuine occupational qualification and is authorised under section 14(d) of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977.

Working within the Water and Sewerage Team, the successful candidate will develop a sound background of water supply and sewerage system operations; specific to the water and wastewater industry.

The primary function of this role will be to undertake maintenance, construction, project development and management to the discrete Aboriginal Communities of Brewarrina, Weilmoringle and Goodooga. This is a 2-year Traineeship in Water Operations Certificate III. Applicants must be of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander descent to be eligible to apply.

To be successful in this Trainee position you must:

  • Be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent
  • Have a Class C driver’s license
  • Basic knowledge of WH&S principles
  • Demonstrate an ability to keep accurate records and
  • Ability to work in a team environment

Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Local Government (State) Award 2017 and this position is currently classified as Band 1, T4 - 6 with a range of  $18.06 - $22.32 p/hr (Rate is dependent on qualifications and experience).

Applicants should address the Essential Criteria and include Cover Letter and up to date Resume. Applications will be received by the undersigned until 5:00 PM 28 June 2019. For further details contact the Human Resources Manager on (02) 6830 5119, hr@brewarrina.nsw.gov.au or visit Council website www.brewarrina.nsw.gov.au

Trainee Water and Sewerage Operator: Position Description & Essential Criteria Click Here

Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Jeff Sowiak                                                                   PO Box 125

General Manager                                                          BREWARRINA  NSW  2839