First listed on: 08 June 2018


Outstanding Career & Lifestyle Opportunity


Wannon Water is a vibrant government-owned water corporation that has a strategic focus of going “beyond water for stronger communities”. We are known as having a contemporary, inclusive culture that provides our employees with a range of benefits that include leading flexible work practices and training and development opportunities. The position is located in picturesque Warrnambool, close to the Great Ocean Road, approximately 280km south-west of Melbourne. This is a perfect opportunity to enjoy beach and country lifestyles, take advantage of the regional cost of living and provides a great place to raise a family. With a population of 33,500 and recently ranked as Victoria’s most liveable region, the city offers an enviable lifestyle with impressive services and facilities at your fingertips including a university, hospitals and schools.



We are seeking a highly skilled, energetic and qualified professional to join our Asset Systems Branch in a senior management role.

Leading a team of engineers and technical officers, you will be required to support the General Manager Assets by coordinating and developing Wannon Water’s Integrated Asset Management System and improving and implementing the Corporate Asset Management Strategy. The position also develops and monitors Key Performance Indicators to meet the regulatory requirements of the Assets Department.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate and possess the following attributes:

  • Demonstrated experience in the ability to successfully lead, manage and develop a high performing team,
  • Superior drive and enthusiasm and a firm commitment to the success of the organisation,
  • Strong ethics aligned to Wannon Water’s values
  • A tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering (or suitable other equivalent) with at least 5 years’ experience in a management role and
  • Demonstrated experience in the water or a related industry is desirable, but not necessary.

This position is offering a generous remuneration package, circa $140,000 - $150,000, including superannuation. A fully maintained vehicle for private and business use is available under a private use agreement.

A contribution is available to assist any non-local successful applicants to relocate.

Wannon Water embraces all forms of diversity and promotes family friendly working hours and leave arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we serve.

Enquiries regarding the position may be directed to Simon Hermans (General Manager - Assets) on 1300 926 666 or email

A position description for this role is available on our website at

All applications, together with a comprehensive resume should be submitted via email to:


Applications close: Friday 22 June, 2018

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