We have a permanent full-time position available in our Wastewater Treatment Team based at our Nelson plant for a Pump Station and Reticulation Operator (Wastewater).
The Nelmac treatment team operates and maintains two treatment facilities servicing the wider Nelson area and a large reticulation network of pump stations and rising mains. This pumped reticulation network comprises of two separate council contracts, 30+ pump stations with pumps ranging from 4 – 400kW in size, servicing a catchment area spanning from Nelson and Richmond to Mapua. These pump stations are required to be operational at all times to ensure wastewater is reliably pumped to the two treatment plants.
Role requirements include:
- Monitoring pump stations and reticulation, making adjustments as necessary
- Taking contributor trade waste samples for laboratory analysis
- Maintaining, repairing and cleaning plant, equipment, buildings and surroundings
- Completing reports and logs and entering into databases
- Assisting team servicing the associated treatment plants
- Basic computer work (with an ability to learn)
- Assist in training and upskilling new staff
We’re looking for someone with excellent attention to detail and sound organisation skills, a willingness and ability to work after hours, good level of physical health as well as reliability in your approach to seeing the job through, and a strong commitment to customer service.
This is a great opportunity for a person who has a mechanical or engineering background and a willingness to develop new skills and undertake training.
Please note that applicants must have a current full drivers licence, NZ residency/citizenship or a valid NZ work visa, and will be required to undergo pre-employment medical and drug screening, and ACC checks.
How to apply:
Don’t delay! Applications close Sunday 28 June 2020 (unless filled prior), please submit your application online via https://www.nelmac.co.nz/careers
If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact: Allan Jones, Operations Manager Treatment
M: 021 845 810 | E: [email protected]
For a copy of the position description, or if you have any issues regarding submitting your application please email: [email protected]
All applications will be treated in confidence.