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Interested in a career at Simmonds & Bristow?

Current vacancies at S&B are listed below. To view each position description, simply click on the link provided. To apply, follow the instructions provided in the position description.

Seeking Experienced Casual Inside Sales Representative with Engineering or Scientific Background

  • Rocklea based water consultancy seeks casual sales support.
  • Needs based, estimating minimum 20-30 hours per week in the near term.
  • Inside sales role
  • Flexible hours available,  Monday through Friday availability an advantage.
  • Possibility of more permanent arrangement pending needs and performance.

Role is process driven and focused on customer interaction (internal and external). Requires:

  • attention to detail
  • solid time management
  • organisational skills
  • the ability to write well and clearly.

Technical background (science or engineering degree a must) required to aid in understanding the needs of clients and internal stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will have sales experience related to service-oriented businesses. This is not a business that deals in widgets and the ability to engage with technicians engineers and scientists while considering what the client actually needs is a must. The successful candidate will be adept at managing all stages of the sales process, from lead through order acceptance, including proposal writing and cold-calling. Must be willing to use sales tools provided, including CRM.

Happy to consider experienced candidates returning to the workforce or retirees seeking a new challenge.

Base hourly wage based on experience.

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 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 is 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, cover letter and CV to Debras@simmondsbristow.com.au