Our 3-Waters department manages the drinking water, stormwater and wastewater/sewer infrastructure for the Buller district. For this role, we are looking for an experienced plant operator who is also happy to assist our water technicians outside of the machine. A Class 2 licence, WTR and excavator experience is essential. Previous experience in construction, infrastructure or drainage would be an advantage.

We are looking for an enthusiastic team player, with a can-do attitude, who is happy to pitch in and help out.  Due to the physical aspects of the work, we need someone with a reasonable level of fitness for the role.

Water, wastewater and stormwater are vital to the district, and you will be joining a skilled and dedicated team. This is a full-time, permanent role, guaranteeing a minimum of 40 hours paid work per week. We primarily operate over a Monday-Friday work week, but you will also need the flexibility to be part of our 24-hour emergency service. WestReef offer excellent job security in an industry that is undergoing significant investment in capital projects. Along with a great team, we can offer a variety of project work and opportunities for further training and development.

To apply for this role, please submit your application along with a CV and cover letter by12th August 2024. Please click here to apply on line.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free – all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug and alcohol test prior to commencing employment with WestReef Services. As a health and safety precaution for work involving wastewater, we recommend and provide vaccination for Hep-A and Hep-B for workers.

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