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Wastewater Operations Supervisor

  • Pin (2)Karratha WA, Australia
  • Union - Yearly
  • Group (22) Operations and tenance , Wasterwater Treatment

Posted : 13/05/24
Applications Close :8/06/24

The Opportunity

A fantastic opportunity exists for a Wastewater Operations Supervisor to join our team based in Karratha 6714 or Port Hedland 6721. Initially, you will engage in a combination of Supervisory duties and hands-on operational work, gradually assuming responsibility for supervising a team operating small wastewater treatment plants. 

Key to your success will be providing leadership, training and guidance to operations staff while optimising costs and driving business development. This position offers an exciting career path, with opportunities for growth and advancement.


What’s on offer


  • Competitive base, bonus, laptop, accommodation, phone and vehicle
  • Oversee all aspects of water and wastewater treatment operations
  • Drive Continuous Improvement and Optimisation
  • Career Growth Opportunities 
  • Make a Global Impact in Sustainable Water Solutions

What you’ll be responsible for


  • Supervising the operation and maintenance of small wastewater treatment plants, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and company standards.
  • Developing and implementing plans for the efficient and effective management of plant equipment and infrastructure.
  • Providing training and guidance to operators, ensuring they have the necessary skills and knowledge to perform their duties effectively.
  • Prepare and submit KPI reports to management, highlighting plant performance, efficiency, and any areas for improvement.
  • Managing operational projects, contractor coordination, and effective resource allocation.
  • Actively participating in business development activities, including managing relationships with existing clients, identifying potential new clients, preparing proposals, and building strong relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Identifying optimisation and continual improvement opportunities maximising efficiency and productivity. 
  • Managing systems to purchase, maintain and audit spares inventory. 
  • Developing and fostering an inclusive, innovative and high performing team.
  • Ensuring compliance with quality systems, procedures, and regulatory requirements. 


What You’ll Need to be Successful


  • Experience in the operation of wastewater and water treatment plants.
  • Proven track record in leadership, management and coaching.
  • Knowledge and understanding of mechanical, electrical and instrumentation equipment.
  • Certificate 3 in water operations is preferred.

A Veolia Career

Veolia Water division is part of a global team that provides sustainable water solutions across all stages of the water cycle.

All of our employees are entitled to:

  • Employee share plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Bupa health insurance discount
  • Corporate Discounts
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Novated Lease
  • Salary Sacrificing

Join a company with a vision to preserve the environment and build a circular economy through the delivery of ecological transformation. At Veolia, you will not only have the ability to build your career but to also be part of a bigger movement to build a better world.

At Veolia we value diversity, equity and inclusion, we are committed to providing working environments where everyone is included and treated fairly and with respect. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples, veterans, people with disability, all genders (including trans or gender diverse), mature age and early careers, members of the LGBTIQA+ community, and people from all cultural backgrounds. We also encourage our Veterans to visit our Veterans at Veolia webpage.


Join our team and make a global impact in sustainable water solutions while advancing your career.

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