Title:  Treatment Operator Whangamata

Location: 

NZ, NZ

Description

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. 

A Veolia Career

Here, you’ll join a team of 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 a more sustainable world. Visit our careers website to learn more and meet some of our fantastic team. 

The Opportunity

We currently have a vacancy for a  Treatment Operator to operate and undertake maintenance work across our Thames/Coromandel Contract.  As an operator you will carry out tasks across the 3 Waters (Water, Wastewater and Stormwater).   

What we can offer:

  • On the job training and career development 

  • A great team-working environment

  • Competitive hourly rate

What you'll do:

  • Maintenance and replacement of water, wastewater and stormwater pipelines and ancillaries

  • Water meter and toby installations and repairs

  • Preventive maintenance tasks

  • Logging of reports and jobs

  • Operations and maintenance of water and wastewater treatment plants

  • Repair and cleaning of plant equipment

  • Water and wastewater sampling

  • Be part of an on call roster

You’ll need:

  • Class 1 Licence essential although Class 2 Licence will be an advantage

  • Wheels, Tracks and Roller endorsements (however this can be arranged for the right candidate)

  • Experience in drain laying, wastewater maintenance or civil works an advantage  

  • Good communication and organisational skills 

  • Basic to Intermediate computer skills

The key to your success will be your can-do attitude and a down-to-earth flexible approach.  You will also require a good practical approach along with strong teamwork skills and importantly, the ability to work autonomously in your everyday tasks.   In return you can look forward to joining a friendly fast paced team.