Ready to make a splash in your career? WaterNSW is seeking an experienced Water Quality Services Manager (Full-Time, Permanent) to join our team.
This is an opportunity to work with an essential organisation creating a more sustainable future for the state.
This role offers the flexibility to work around life, your contribution will be valued, and you’ll be supported to build a rewarding career.
Parramatta is the preferred location for the role, however we are open to considering to have the candidate based in Tamworth or any of our core regional offices.
Our perks and Benefits:
At WaterNSW, we believe that our employees should beas well taken care of as our rivers, dams, and pipelines, that’s why we offer a load of benefits.
Up to 16 weeks paid parental leave
Yearly corporate wear allowance
Professional development and educational assistance
And so much more!
What you’ll do:
Ensure that accurate and timely water quality advice is provided proactively to internal and external stakeholders.
Develop and implement policies, plans and procedures as required to ensure effective service delivery that meets client and business needs.
Ensure the water quality monitoring program continues to meet requirements of the operating license, statutory and other requirements, such as algal contingency plans, raw and drinking water supply agreements, Australian Drinking Water Guidelines, ANZECC guidelines and emerging water quality issues.
Maintain effective working relationships with stakeholders and regulators to ensure the timely resolution of customer, stakeholder and regulator issues relating to water monitoring/quality and the maintenance of ongoing compliance levels.
Identify and address knowledge gaps relevant to the Water Quality Services team to ensure understanding of legislative and policy frameworks in which they operate.
What we are looking for:
Tertiary qualification or demonstrated industry experience related to field of water quality science or engineering, with demonstrated experience in the management of water quality
Demonstrated ability or experience in leading a team
Experience in stakeholder and regulatory management, with knowledge of integrating regulatory and customer issues
Experience in risk management principles and processes
Demonstrated knowledge of NSW Water Management legislation, including for water quality outcomes
How we will support you:
At WaterNSW, we embrace the opportunity to integrate work into our life by having full ownership of our work week. We value getting the job done rather than looking at your work hours.
We communicate openly and honestly while maintaining respect for each other. This means we get things done. We understand that everyone is different, and this is what we value as part of our inclusive culture.
Who is WaterNSW?
When people think of essential human services, water supply is one of the firstthings that come to mind - and that’s where WaterNSW comes in.We are NSW’s primary bulk water supplier, river operator and comprehensiveprovider for licensing, water trades and water information.