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People Advisor

  • LocationParramatta, NSW 2150
  • Work TypeAny Employment
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 7 days ago
    Never published
  • Job no: 4XXE6
  • Category: People & Culture, People & Culture
  • Support with HR Advice and Guidance to Employee and Business Stakeholders
  • Flexible work arrangements can be accommodated
  • Location, Parramatta – Permanent Position.
  • $109,384.97 salary + super

At Sydney Water, we’re passionate about caring for the environment and making a difference to the lives of our customers and communities.

About us

We have a proud heritage and a progressive future, providing world class drinking water and beautiful waterways from the mountains to the sea. We see the world is changing so we are changing too. Our people and their jobs are as diverse as the communities we serve.

About the role

People Advisors provide advice and guidance to managers and employees across the business, throughout the various stages of an employee’s life cycle. Reporting to the People Partner, you will work from within the People Services Team to ensure a seamless stakeholder experience.

In your new role you shall be responsible to participate as a member of Sydney Water People Partnering and Serves team to contribute to the implementation of corporate strategy through the delivery of best practice people management.

Key to this role is the ability to assist and implement change management throughout various stages of employee cycle, to champion safety across the business to understand safety accountabilities and wellness support programs, to provide advice on employee movements including the probationary process, workforce planning and analysis of resourcing data, job descriptions and performance goal settings and reviews.

About You

You are an experienced HR administrator with a proven understanding of HR and Payroll process. You are experienced in the delivery of change managements related administration process such as organisational restructures to effectively delivery end to end change management and administrative related support.

You are experienced supporting displaced employees and completing related administration including developing redundancy letters, conducting job searches and managing the related recruitment activity.

To be considered for this position you will demonstrate to Qualifications, experience and skills as outlined in the Job Description. In addition, you will demonstrate:

  • Excellent customer engagement and interpersonal skills
  • Experience assisting and implementing change management principles and strategies
  • Effective time and project management skills
  • The ability to manage and deliver competing day to day activities.
  • Knowledge and experience of HR and Payroll related new hire procedure and policy
  • Ability to communicate with impact using highly developed written and verbal communication skills

As part of your application you will be required to upload a cover letter addressing the About You section of this role. Please ensure that your cover letter is no longer than 2 single pages in length.

Closing date: 28 November 2021

Please see the position description for the role’s full accountabilities.

You must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident at the time of submitting your application to be considered for this role. For more information, you can contact

Sydney Water welcomes you to apply if you feel you meet the selection criteria. The successful completion of a Criminal History Check and Medical Assessment form part of the application process.

Please advise if you require any adjustments to actively participate in the application and recruitment process.

We want your perspective and ideas to help us find better ways to delight our customers, so we encourage you to apply no matter your age, sex or culture. You can be part of a committed, highly skilled team who’ll appreciate what you bring to the table. You’ll set and achieve real goals and make decisions that matter, as together we help shape the lifestyle of greater Sydney.

As part of the application process, Sydney Water will be collecting your personal information to assess your suitability for the role. We will also use your personal information to establish a LiveHire talent profile in our Talent Community. We look at our Talent Community first when new opportunities come up when you apply for a role. Your personal information will be collected in accordance with LiveHire’s TermsPrivacy Policy and Sydney Water’s Privacy Collection Statement – Job Application

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  • Closed 7 days ago - 28 Nov 2021