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Job vacancies

  • Area Lead Service Governance, Coordination & Enablement Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    This role will lead a high performing team in driving service performance excellence and enabling the safe, effective and efficient delivery of Melbourne Water waterway and catchment obligations, programs and services delivered by Waterway and Catchment Services (WCS) teams.

  • Capital Initiation Officer Work type: Fixed Term Contract Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    This role will involve providing safe and efficient initiation of minor capital projects related to waterway improvements and other Melbourne Water assets as required. It will also Provide a project-level interface with external and internal customers for specific capital projects.

  • Payroll Advisor - Part Time Work type: Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    This Part-time role (3 days per week) Payroll Advisor, reporting to the Payroll Team Leader will support the efficient and effective payroll service to all employees in accordance with relevant Awards, Melbourne Water’s Enterprise Agreement, Statutory requirements and Melbourne Water’s policies and procedures.

  • Capital Portfolio Management Officer Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    This role will involve developing, implementing and improving processes and systems required to ensure that Melbourne Water’s capital investment portfolio is effectively governed, managed and delivered in a manner that ensures prudent and efficient investment, and delivery of intended benefits.

  • Yarra Strategic Plan Implementation Project Officer Work type: Fixed Term Contract Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    This twelve month fixed term contract will support the implementation of the Yarra Strategic Plan and help to achieve collaborative management of the Birrarung with Traditional Owners and government agencies. The Yarra Strategic Plan – Burndap Birrarung burndap umarkoo 2022–2032 is the first of its kind for Victoria. The 10-year plan puts the interests of the river and its lands at the heart of future land use planning and decision-making. This role will help to lay the foundations for a new collaborative governance structure for the river. You will be responsible for applying strong problem solving, project management, community and stakeholder engagement and organisational skills to deliver the outcomes of the strategy.

  • Service Insights and System Analyst Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    Reporting to the Area Lead, Service Insights & Optimisation,  this role will be a senior member of the Waterways and Catchment Services (WCS) Service Insights Centre of Excellence. Through leveraging systems, processes and data driven insights you will provide teams with the right information at the right time to make sound waterway and catchments operational and business decisions. The Centre of Excellence will also be instrumental in establishing and using analytics, metrics and reporting tools to provide line of site and drive accountability in the delivery of services and strategy performance objectives.

  • Area Lead Service Insights & Optimisation Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    Reporting to the Service Optimisation & Enablement Manager, this role leads a small technical team in delivering the Waterways and Catchment Services (WCS) Service Insights Centre of Excellence. Through leveraging systems, processes and data driven insights you will provide teams with the right information at the right time to make sound waterway and catchments operational and business decisions. The Centre of Excellence will also be instrumental in establishing and using analytics, metrics and reporting tools to provide line of site and drive accountability in the delivery of services and strategy performance objectives.

  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Waterways & Catchment Operations Trainee Opportunities Work type: Fixed Term Contract Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    We are excited to announce we have commenced recruitment for our two year trainee positions, with placements to commence in mid-January 2023. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals to join Melbourne Water and be supported in their growth and development through structured programs that are contributes to their Traineeship. The program aims to develop practical experience and immerse placements in the collaborative and inclusive culture that our people embrace.

  • Principal Advisor Aboriginal Engagement Work type: Permanent Full Time Location: Melbourne - Docklands Closing date:

    The Principal Advisor is responsible for developing and implementing strategic programs and initiatives to enhance Melbourne Water’s engagement with Traditional Owner groups and the broader Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community in Victoria.

  • Melbourne Water Traineeship Opportunities Work type: Fixed Term Contract Location: Melbourne - Western Region, Melbourne - South Region, Melbourne - Docklands, Melbourne - Eastern Region, Melbourne - Northern Region Closing date:

    We are excited to announce we have commenced recruitment for our two year trainee positions, with placements to commence in mid-January 2023. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals to join Melbourne Water and be supported in their growth and development through structured programs that are contributes to their Traineeship. The program aims to develop practical experience and immerse placements in the collaborative and inclusive culture that our people embrace.