Wastewater Treatment Plant Coordinator - New Plymouth District Council


Do you love making a difference in your community?

Do you have exceptional communication and people skills?

Through this full-time, permanent role you can contribute to providing high-quality core wastewater services to protect public health and the environment.

This role involves coordinating a team of technicians to ensure the efficient and safe operation and maintenance of the New Plymouth District Council's Wastewater Treatment Plant and pump stations. Championing a robust health and safety mind-set, you will ensure this 24 hour seven day a week operation meets relevant consents and standards.

We are seeking a leader who is a reliable team player and excellent problem-solver with a 'can do' approach. You must have the ability to learn quickly and provide clear direction.

Ideally the successful candidate will have work experience in either wastewater operations or other process plant settings, as well as experience in effectively leading teams within an operational environment. A relevant qualification would also be an advantage.

If you are looking for a rewarding career in the wastewater industry, this could be the position for you.

New Plymouth District Council plays a key role in supporting community well-being, the economy, the environment and the overall quality of life in the New Plymouth District. Our Council vision is to build a lifestyle capital, and being part of our team means you will help make our district a better place to live and to work. At New Plymouth District Council, we embrace diversity and have a culture that is built on trust and respect. We offer flexible working (where available) and you get to work with a team of dedicated experts who share a passion for making a difference.

We aim to create and sustain a truly rewarding workplace environment for our staff. We have put together an integrated Total Rewards Framework that spans wellbeing, development, benefits, culture and recognition. The NPDC Total Rewards Framework provides a diverse range of opportunities and benefits for our staff.

Applications close on Monday, 3 February 2020.

Apply online here.