Operations Engineer – Stormwater / Kaihoe Pukaha
Rotorua Lakes Council CLOSES 27th November

Position Description

We are seeking an experienced technical professional to provide a customer responsive approach to the management of 3 waters service delivery and the maintenance, asset management, and delivery of the services in accordance with statutory requirements, codes and the levels of service set by Council.  This position has a particular focus on stormwater and pollution control activities.

The successful applicant will be responsible for managing operation and maintenance contracts for Council's stormwater networks and also budget monitoring and control for 3-waters operations and maintenance areas, network, asset and risk management as well as emergency response management. You will also be required to manage consultants, contractors and operations staff from time to time as well as acting as a public and stakeholder liaison regarding 3-waters operational issues.

We are seeking a person who can contribute to the success of our team with their technical and practical skills as well as vision and drive to vigorously pursue improvements in stormwater services wherever possible.

Ideally you will possess a relevant degree or diploma as well as previous relevant experience in water operations and asset management.

Te Kaunihera o nga Roto o Rotorua (Rotorua Lakes Council) is committed to biculturalism and working in partnership with Te Arawa, our local iwi. We value staff who have an openness and appreciation of Maori values, te reo and tikanga Maori.

If this sounds like you then we would love to hear from you so send us your CV and Cover Letter now!