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Careers & Employment

Water is a vital resource, and we provide a vital service. We’re also big on service delivery, positive relationships and responsible, sustainable economic development. If you share our vision to manage our water and environment for the future, then check our current vacancies.
Thank you for your interest in a career at Lower Murray Water.

Our services cover a large geographical area in the north-west region of Victoria and vacancies may be at Mildura, Robinvale, Swan Hill or Kerang. Our head office is located in Mildura.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from all members of the community.

Applicants are strongly advised to download a copy of the Position Description and should address the Selection Criteria in their application. All applications should also be accompanied by a resume.

For further assistance regarding employment at Lower Murray Water, please contact the Manager People and Culture at our Mildura office on 03 5051 3400.

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Operations Employee

Swan Hill – one role
Kerang – one role

This is a career opportunity for you to be developed as part of a team and formally trained in the Certificate III in Water Operations. No direct water industry experience necessary, however trade qualifications are desirable.

Do you consider yourself an enthusiastic team player, someone with electrical and/or mechanical aptitude with the willingness to learn? Are you motivated to establish a career in the water industry delivering the most fundamental of services to the community in which you live?

This position will be “hands on”, part of a team responsible for the operations and maintenance of LMW’s water and sewer infrastructure including treatment plants within the Swan Hill and Kerang areas.

What you’ll bring

As our Operations Employee, you will thrive in our friendly, collaborative culture, have a genuine interest in working in a community and customer focused organisation and take pride in your work.  You will reside in Swan Hill or Kerang or surrounding areas and be required to join an on-call roster after an initial period of training.

The benefits

  • a friendly and inclusive culture
  • flexible working options
  • broad development opportunities and experiences
  • attractive salary package

Lower Murray Water values the contributions of a diverse workforce to reflect the communities it serves and we encourage applications from all types of people, from all walks of life. We are committed to creating a collaborative and inclusive culture, and providing flexibility and support to meet individual needs.

Applicants must provide a cover letter, resume and list which role(s) they are applying for.  Applicants are invited to submit their application to: recruitment@lmw.vic.gov.au by 5.00pm Friday 15th November 2019. Enquiries can be directed to Paula Bond on (03) 5051 0789.

Senior Environmental Officer

Mildura

12 MONTHS TENURE (FULL-TIME/PART-TIME OR JOB SHARE)

Do you have a passion for cultural heritage and mitigating environmental impacts? This position will manage and promote Lower Murray Waters environmental responsibilities by ensuring compliance with regulatory obligations and community expectations.

What you’ll bring

As a qualified Senior Environmental Officer, you will thrive in our friendly, collaborative culture. You will have practical knowledge of Environmental Management Systems aligned with ISO 14001 requirements. Strong stakeholder management skills and a background in civil maintenance or construction would be advantageous.

The benefits

  • a friendly and inclusive culture
  • flexible working options
  • broad development opportunities and experiences
  • attractive salary package

Lower Murray Water values the contributions of a diverse workforce to reflect the communities it serves and we encourage applications from all types of people, from all walks of life. We are committed to creating a collaborative and inclusive culture, and providing flexibility and support to meet individual needs.

Applicants must provide a cover letter, resume and list which role(s) they are applying for.  Applicants are invited to submit their application to: recruitment@lmw.vic.gov.au by 5.00pm Friday 22nd November 2019. Enquiries can be directed to Paula Bond on (03) 5051 0789.