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 Team Leader People at our Mildura office 03 5051 0789. To remain updated with employment opportunities at Lower Murray Water follow us on FaceBook and LinkedIn



Lower Murray Water has an exciting opportunity for someone with strong leadership skills and Strategic Planning experience. In this role, you will be a senior member of the Infrastructure Planning Team working to support an $800M asset base and to plan and design for the next generation of infrastructure to meet the service requirements of our customers.

Your duties will include planning for renewals, upgrading and decommissioning of Lower Murray Water assets, as well as critical analysis and review of masterplans and designs to offer strategic direction for LMW’s services, now and into the future.

What you’ll bring

You will have demonstrated experience in asset management and have strong technical ability. With customer focus, we will welcome your forward-thinking and innovative technical solutions with the successful candidate having strong communication skills and an eye for detail.

We are looking for applicants with asset management and engineering experience ideally with experience in water or civil construction industry.

The benefits

  • a friendly and inclusive culture
  • diverse role, supported by great teams
  • flexible working options and work-life balance
  • 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.

A position description is available on our website www.lmw.vic.gov.au and includes skills and background requirements, you are encouraged to address these requirements in your covering letter. Applicants must provide a cover letter and resume and are invited to submit their application to: recruitment@lmw.vic.gov.au by 5.00pm Tuesday 9th June 2020. Enquiries can be directed to Paula Bond (03) 5051 0789.