General Manager Service Delivery - Goulburn Valley Water

Job Title: General Manager Service Delivery - Goulburn Valley Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shepparton
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-09-18
Reference: JO-1809-90944
Contact Name: Georgie Minas
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 19, 2018 15:21

Job Description

  • Newly created opportunity on the Executive
  • Lead operations, delivery and maintenance for a regional utility provider
  • Benefits of a regional lifestyle in a beautiful Shepparton location

Goulburn Valley Water (GVW) provides quality water and wastewater services to a population of 125,000 across 54 towns in North Central Victoria. Covering a region that extends from the outskirts of Melbourne in the south to the Murray River in the north, the organisation's core purpose is to deliver safe, reliable and affordable water services to residential, commercial and industrial customers.
Reporting to the Managing Director and being an active contributor to the executive team, you will lead the delivery, operations and maintenance of the organisation's water and wastewater treatment and network assets. Functions include management of:
  • Headworks, dams, water diversion assets and bulk entitlements
  • Water treatment and regulatory drinking water compliance
  • Network operations and performance monitoring
  • Delivery of network planned and reactive maintenance programs
  • Wastewater treatment and recycling programs
  • Farm operations
  • 24 hour emergency response
Highly regarded a leader in your field, you will bring proven experience in managing large operational workforces and have a strong focus on safety and wellbeing. With an appreciation of engineering principles you will have some knowledge of utilities, in particular water and sewerage and recycled water would be advantageous.  With a passion for continuous improvement, you will be excited by the opportunity presented in this role to truly drive outcomes and lead the sector.
For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on (03) 9929 9589 or Jarrod McLauchlan on (03) 9929 9515.