Water Operations Apprentice


Palmerston North City Council

Are you technically minded, and wanting to kick start your career? We’re looking for a Water Operations Apprentice to join our Water Operations team, you will learn to operate and maintain all aspects of water and wastewater treatment plant and machinery, including repairs and maintenance while working towards becoming a fully qualified Water Treatment Technician.

If you’re a team player with initiative, good communication skills and take pride in your work then you are who we are looking for. We work closely as a team, and the wider Unit, so need someone who’s able to communicate with people from all backgrounds.

As an apprentice, you’ll learn while you earn. While you’re working, you’ll be on your way to an NZQA approved qualification, and actively participating in work-based training. To be successful in this role you will ideally have achieved NCEA Certificate Level 2 (or higher) in Mathematics, English and Science.

You’ll be a self-motivated, enthusiastic person that has a passion for the industry. In return, we offer you excellent safe working conditions and a friendly and professional environment.

If you want to kick-start your career in water treatment, please apply via our website: Apply Now

Applications close: 11.00 pm, Tuesday 22 September 2020

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and welcome applications from all those suitably qualified for this position.