Job vacancies

  • Procurement Systems & Improvement Manager Work type: Fixed Term Contract Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    Exciting opportunity to be part of Melbourne Water's Procurement team as we transform Procurement practices across the organisation. We are looking for a mix of technical skills and leadership capability with experience in managing procurement systems. The role will have a focus on leading the build of a procurement planning and triage tool, built on the Microsoft Office 365 tools (i.e. PowerApps & Power Automate). The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead improvement programs across all our Procurement Systems (i.e. Zycus, TechnologyOne and Robobai), lead and support the Procurement Analyst including the delivery of our analytical capability and be able to support the Procurement team as we transform the procurement policy & framework and associated processes.  Part-time arrangements are also available & encouraged, this role will be best performed in a hybrid model, predominantly working from home.

  • Waterways & Catchment Operations roles Work type: Fixed Term Contract, Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time Location: Brooklyn Office, Melbourne - South Region, Melbourne - Eastern Region, Melbourne - Northern Region Closing date:

    Due to growth within our organisation we have a number of exciting full time, part time and fixed term opportunities within our Waterways & Catchment Operations team. These roles will be working across Melbourne and our wider catchment areas, these include: Peninsula and Koo Wee Rup team based from our South East Regional Office, and our Western teams based at our Brooklyn Depot, as well as our Central team based from our North East Regional Office in Croydon.

  • Team Leader Delivery Programs Governance & Execution Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    Execute the Melbourne Water Operational Technology (OT) and Automation control system capital programs, projects and lead a high-performing team

  • Drinking Water Quality Improvement Program Practitioner Work type: Fixed Term Contract Location: Preston Reservoir Office Closing date:

    This two year fixed term contract will see you work in the Quality & Process Improvement team both from our Preston office, and working from home. This exciting new role will allow you to work autonomously in delivering and implementing Melbourne Water’s Drinking Water Quality Improvement Program. This role will operate in a complex environment, and maintaining effective relationships with key stakeholders will be critical to the delivery of project outcomes. Your strong organisational skills and systematic and ordered approach, along with Project Management experience will see you succeed within this role.

  • Principal Planners : Urban & Regional Strategic & Greenfields 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.