Title:  Operations Engineer - Whanganui




At Veolia Australia and New Zealand, you’ll join a team of over 4000 passionate innovators... and good humans. Our environmental solutions help customers preserve and renew our natural resources, creating a better future for our planet. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build your career, and resource the world. 


We are looking for an experienced Operations Engineer to join our Team in Whanganui.  Reporting to the Contract Manager the Operations Engineer will provide technical support to the Wanganui Contract including operational, process, compliance and technical advice.

What we can offer:

  • On the job training and career development 
  • A great team-working environment
  • Competitive salary package

What you’ll do:

  • Preparation of monthly reports & claims. 
  • Monitor and report on KPI’s. 
  • Coordinate and provide contractual reporting to the client and contract manager.
  • Maintenance of contract plans. 
  • Sub-contractor management as required. 
  • Liaison with customers, team members, clients and stakeholders to provide operational advice and ensure smooth service delivery. Check and rectify whenever necessary 
  • Asset and Invoice Data of Work Orders 
  • Participate in a structured, after hours oncall roster

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor of engineering degree and/or relevant tertiary qualification 
  • Experience in water and wastewater infrastructure and its planning, design and installation, drinking water standards and/or resource consent compliance 
  • An understanding of water and wastewater infrastructure, operations and maintenance activities 
  • An understanding of Reinstatements and 3 Waters Construction. 
  • Competent in the application and use of Asset Management Systems, Google Suite, Excel and Word
  • Full class 1 driver licence 
  • Excellent communication skills 


If you are dynamic, confident and team focused, and have a desire to further develop your career we would like to hear from you.