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Maintenance Production Employee - Northern Region

  • LocationRyde, NSW 2112
  • Work TypeAny Employment
  • Positions7 Positions
  • Applications Close AtCloses in a day
    Published on 15 Sep 2021
  • Job no: H4B6K
  • Category: Customer Delivery
  • Entry level opportunities for maintenance production employees!
  • Opportunities for Northern Sydney Water sites!
  • Competitive base salary with excellent penalty rates

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

About us

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

The Networks Maintenance Delivery unit has depots in several locations throughout Sydney to provide the best 24/7 service to our customers.

Currently seeking team members to join the Northern Region, to support workload from Ryde up to the Northern beaches and surrounding.

We are looking for production workers to provide maintenance repairs, operational duties and deliver the best customer service in performing your tasks.

  • Maintenance and repair of water and sewer mains, surface fittings including hydrants, valves, access chambers etc.
  • Minor adjustments to water and sewer mains
  • Assisting with environmental clean-ups and clearing sewer chokes
  • Providing exceptional customer service
  • This role requires to work in a shift roster including: afternoon shifts , night shifts, rostered standby, weekend patrol, continuous overtime and being available for emergency work as required.


About you

You understand that safety is our number one priority and you show resilience towards our customers and your team. Preferably you have a trade certificate, experience in network maintenance and/or experience with identifying and troubleshooting issues.

Due to the nature of the work in servicing customers locally, responding to incidents and on call requirements you will need to be located within a 15km radius of our Northern depots to be considered

This role will requires the following:

  • A current white card and experience in a labouring or trades environment
  • A driver’s license – driving record to be produced if selected for interview
  • MR driver’s license, or willing to obtain one shortly
  • Confined Space ticket, or the ability to obtain during training
  • Ability to use a mobile computer tablet and smartphone technologies
  • Excellent communication skills via phone and face to face customer service
  • Availability to work a rotating roster


Closing Date: Sunday 19th September 2021

Please see the position description for the roles 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 recruitment@sydneywater.com.au  

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

  • Closes in a day - 26 Sep 2021
  • Published on 15 Sep 2021, 12:16 AM