Waimate District Council are seeking a Water/Wastewater Technician to assist our existing staff operate and maintain six rural water supplies, the Waimate township water treatment plant and the wastewater treatment plant.
Preference will be given to applicants who have experience in the operation and maintenance of water and sewage facilities, and have relevant national water and wastewater qualifications.
The successful applicant needs to be a motivated team player but have the ability to work unsupervised. They must have a good level of physical fitness, and be computer literate. There is a high level of customer contact requiring excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills.
Waimate is situated less than 2½ hours from Dunedin or Christchurch and just half an hour from Timaru or Oamaru. It is close to the sea, lakes and mountains, boasting a great lifestyle. Waimate is a small community with a population of 7,500 and is a highly productive agricultural region with a broad and expanding farming sector. This is an ideal location for family and people who enjoy outdoor sports and pursuits with a rural lifestyle.
To apply for this job go to http://waimatedc.recruitmenthub.co.nz and enter Job Code 4710023.
Applications close 4pm Friday 28 June 2019.
A copy of the job description is below.