Job vacancies

  • Principal Planner Urban & Regional Strategic Planning Amendments Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    Become a be key subject matter expert in policy expression and regulatory execution in Strategic Land Use Planning matters where they relate to waterways and catchment flooding, drainage, land and environmental planning.

  • Service Lead Water Resources & Compliance Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Northern Region Closing date:

    This full time permanent role will be based both at our North East Regional Office, Croydon South and Working from home. As the Service Lead Water Resources & Compliance you’ll be responsible for leading team members, providing program leadership, direction and technical guidance for Environmental Water Delivery, Diversions function and compliance. You will be responsible for the management of Melbourne Water’s diversions function including surface water and works license administration, management of metering assets, compliance, customer engagement, policy development and reporting. You will ensure the safe, effective and efficient delivery of Melbourne Water, water resource & compliance obligations, programs and services. Your proven leadership within the Water Industry or Environmental Science will see you lead the management and delivery of environmental water resources across Port Phillip and Westernport Region in support of strategic objectives and in collaboration with Victorian Environmental Water Holder and other key stakeholders to meet MW’s statutory obligations. You will also provide guidance and mentoring to the team and more broadly to Waterway and Catchment Services for the management of compliance and enforcement actions.

  • Senior & Principal Construction Engineer Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    We are currently recruiting two roles which are key parts of the DSS program, a type of developer-funded Infrastructure Contribution Plan which manages, and quality assures the delivery of land and new assets in growth areas to enable the development of new jobs and homes for Melbourne, predominantly in Greenfield areas.

  • Drainage Civil Engineer Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    This full time role will be based from our 990 La Trobe Street Head Office, and working from home. As the Drainage Civil Engineer, you’ll be responsible for applying best practice asset management, in developing integrated 3-5 year rolling investment programs for maintaining and renewing Melbourne Water’s Civil drainage infrastructure.

  • Reporting & Delivery Administration Lead Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - South Region Closing date:

    This full time role will be based from either our Brooklyn office or our South East Regional Office in Bangholme. As the Reporting and Analyst Lead you will be  accountable for the identification and development of data analytics and reporting and administrative support across: •        Waterways and Catchment Operations Planning and Scheduling; •        Waterways and Land Delivery; •        Infrastructure Operations energy functions; and •        Infrastructure Operations maintenance and reliability functions. Your vast experience in Procurement and data analytics will see you succeed within this role.

  • Senior Project Manager - Development Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    As a Senior Project Manager - Development within our Major Program Delivery Group (MPD) you will be responsible for delivering on all allocated projects within the Major Capital Program

  • Project Managers and Senior Project Managers Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    The Major Program Delivery Group at Melbourne Water are now recruiting multiple Project Managers and Senior Project Managers

  • Stormwater Investigations Analyst - 4 year fixed term contract Work type: Fixed Term Contract Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    Perform a critical role to achieve Melbourne Water’s vision for stormwater and ensure that stormwater is valued as a significant resource and managed to protect waterways from the impacts of development.

  • Principal Planner Greenfield Strategic Planning Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    As the Greenfield Principal Planner, you’ll be responsible for leading and managing integration of drainage, floodplain and waterway infrastructure.

  • Waterway Amenity Advice Project Officer Work type: Fixed Term Contract Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    This role of Water Amenity Advice Project Officer will lead a project to determine the scope and purpose of the increased land-use planning role and the information and systems needed to support it, over the short, medium and long term.

  • Stormwater Planner Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    The purpose of the Stormwater Investigations Planner position is to provide technical leadership to see Melbourne Water achieve the Stormwater Performance Objectives set out in our Healthy Waterways Strategy; this will include fostering partnerships to see IWM occur in greenfield and infill development areas, developing strong business cases for incentives projects with our partners, and leveraging existing programs to maximise good stormwater management and integrated water managment (i.e.; the offsets program or strengthening evidence for land use policy changes). The role will lead and be involved in technical engineering investigations, stormwater management controls, catchment level engineering investigations and broader integrated water management. They will provide leadership and support to other team members with their sound technical mindset. The core functions are; Development and implement of a range of stormwater related business cases (e.g. integrated water management, stormwater management, infiltration and harvesting projects, planning controls.). Undertake feasibility studies and business case development. Technical input into policy decision (i.e.; how to best implement land use policy changes from a practical stand point) Manage external consultants in the preparation of strategies, feasibility studies and business case submissions for stormwater priorities aligned to Melbourne’s Healthy Waterways Strategy.