GM Storage Services - GMW

Job Title: GM Storage Services - GMW
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shepparton
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-06-02
Reference: JO-1904-94963
Contact Name: Paris Plompen
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2019 15:58

Job Description

  • Leadership opportunity in Northern Victoria
  • Play a critical role in ensuring Australia’s future Food Security
  • Drive operational efficiencies to improve services to customers
Goulburn-Murray Water’s (GMW) role in delivering reliable, affordable water drives the regional economy and underpins its collective prosperity. The Goulburn-Murray Irrigation District (GMID) in northern Victoria is the irrigation powerhouse of Australia supporting the world’s best farmers. With such an array of opportunities, comes the challenge to ensure GMW continues to be fit-for-purpose and future ready. It is because of this GMW is on the verge of a new era. We are looking for the right executive team to reshape the organisation to ensure the next 100 years of regional prosperity in the GMID.

Reporting to the Managing Director, the GM Storage Services will have responsibility for leading efficient and affordable water harvesting and storage services, including non-regulated services to a diverse range of customers. The appointee will drive operational efficiencies in water storage service through the development, implementation and management of strategies. This will include the use of technology and data to drive innovation, partnering opportunities to improve services and reduce costs, workforce productivity, and improved services to customers. The incumbent will drive the achievement of results, think strategically, problem solve, identify emerging issues and apply creative solutions to water storage to secure a sustainable business for the future.

Tertiary qualified in water or engineering or equivalent, your proven ability to drive quality outcomes, and strong negotiation and advisory skills on water storage issues will underpin your success in delivering projects on time and on budget. Strong financial and commercial acumen together with your comprehensive understanding of the regulatory and commercial aspects of running large storages, will enable you to add value for the business, customers and the community.

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For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on (03) 9929 9589.

Goulburn Murray Water is an equal opportunity employer valuing all people, diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. GMW is open to considering this appointment on a part-time or full-time arrangement, in addition to flexible working arrangements.