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Interested in a career at Simmonds & Bristow?

Current vacancies at S&B are listed below.  To apply, follow the instructions provided in the position description.


Casual/Relief Water Industry Operator

Simmonds & Bristow are looking for Experienced Treatment Plant Operators for short and long term contracts. Simmonds & Bristow are an integrated water specialists assisting regional, remote and small communities across Australia and the South Pacific to produce potable water and effluent quality of the highest standard. We service a wide range of clients including mines, industrials, resorts and regional councils. We are looking for Casual and Fixed Term Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators.

The kinds of places we go:

  • Resorts (in locations warm and cold)
  • Councils (all over Australia, some remote, some not)
  • Industrial sites (all over Australia, some remote, some not)

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A Certificate III in Water and Wastewater Operations, or equivalent relevant experience.
  • Experience in operating/maintaining water &/or wastewater treatment plants.
  • Will hold themselves to high professional standards and be a self-starter.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with management and liaise with clients is important, as is a flexible attitude to work hours.
  • Good written and spoken English plus the ability to follow procedures.
  • An Australian resident and be available for an immediate start.
  • Basic computer skills are also an advantage.

Skills and experience will be appropriately rewarded with a competitive remuneration package (above award). This position is suitable for casual, retired or semi-retired applicants. If you feel that you tick most of these boxes, we would like to hear from you.

Join the Water Operations team and enjoy the benefits of a balanced work life.

Please send your application with a cover letter and CV to jasonk@simmondsbristow.com.au