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Water Treatment Plant Technicians Citycare Clutha (Balclutha based) maintain and operate 16 Water Treatment Plants and 10 Wastewater Treatment Plants for the Clutha District. The Clutha Network is one of the largest Water Networks in New Zealand. Do you have an interest in chemistry and physics? Do you want to provide Safe Drinking Water to your community and managing Environmental Impacts? Do you want to gain qualifications and complete training while you earn? Is the end of the school year coming to an end and not sure on what you want to do next year? We are seeking enthusiastic people to grow our team to maintain and operate the 26 Treatment Plants in the Clutha District. This is to serve the rural communities and main townships of Waihola, Milton, Lawrence, Kaitangata, Balclutha, Kaka Point, Owaka, Clinton, Tapanui and Heriot. This role includes:

  • Treatment Plant operation
  • Verifying chemical processes
  • Implementing chemical process changes
  • System process control
  • Instrumentation calibration and verification
  • Implementing the Drinking Water Standards of New Zealand to ensure Safe Water

It is preferred that applicants have experience or interests in:

  • Drinking Water Treatment (NZQA Level 4) or equivalent
  • Chemistry/Physics
  • Experience in the Drinking Water industry

Citycare are vested in training people to further develop their skill. This role provides training and becoming qualified in Drinking Water Treatment (NZQA Level 4) whilst working in our team. This qualification can then lead to a Diploma in Drinking Water Treatment (NZQA Level 5). Find out why people love working at Citycare here If the above interests you please apply with a cover letter and CV on the link provided or to the Clutha Branch Manager All successful applicants will need to pass a pre-employment medical and drug screening test.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

  • Classifications: Electricity, Gas, Water & Waste Services
  • Company: Citycare Water
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Sector: Private
  • Town: Balclutha
  • Region: Balclutha
  • Country: New Zealand