Process Engineer

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Disciplines: Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering

Remuneration: $$105,680 per annum

Location: Canberra

Type: Temporary

Posted: 05/08/2021

  • Starting salary $105,680 plus 15% superannuation
  • 1-year opportunity, full-time
  • Help shape a business dedicated to the Canberra community


The opportunity

Our Infrastructure Services Group is looking for a motivated Process Engineer to join their team. You will be responsible for providing advice and engineering support on the operations performance of Icon Water Treatment Process systems.  You will have excellent communication skills with a strong ability to tackle problems and think analytically.


About Us

Icon Water is responsible for owning and operating Canberra’s network of water and wastewater infrastructure and assets including dams, reservoirs, treatment plants, pumping stations to ensure the delivery of safe drinking water and reliable sewerage services. Icon Water has been part of the Canberra community for 100 years.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer which values diversity and inclusion. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and all ages. We also have a strong focus on gender balance within the organisation and encourage women to apply.


About the role

You will:

  • Collect, review and report on operational data and statistics. Prepare internal and external reports and briefs (including those relating to compliance requirements).
  • Provide continuous review and improvements of process and process compliance operating procedures, work instructions and check sheets.
  • Undertake specific trials and investigations into treatment processes, with respect to process optimisation and performance improvements within treatment plants
  • Provide high level technical support to key stakeholders regarding operations and impacts,
  • Communicate operational performance and opportunities to the broader organisation
  • Have oversight and management of the routine and specialty laboratory sampling programmes. Review budget and expenditure of laboratory contract for Treatment Plant analysis
  • Manage the development, implementation and review of a HACCP model in a sewerage treatment process


About You

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • Degree or diploma from an Australian university or technical college; alternatively, a degree or diploma from an overseas institution recognised by Engineers Australia. 
  • Demonstrated experience of process and infrastructure used within the water and wastewater industry.
  • Ability to influence and negotiate outcomes through professional and productive engagement with work colleagues at all levels.
  • An understanding of HACCP, or the drinking water quality risk management principles, or the Australian Sewage Management Guidelines.
  • Experience managing small-scale projects such as basic design, investigative or condition assessment projects.
  • High developed communication skills, both oral and written, in communicating technical information to varied audiences


Apply Now

To apply for this role, please submit your resume and cover letter through our internal portal outlining the skills and experience relevant to the ‘to be successful in this role’ section.

To apply for this role please submit a cover letter and resume outlining what qualifications, knowledge and experience you can bring to the role, by Sunday 29 August 2021.

To learn more about this opportunity we encourage you to contact Lara Odell on 0406 379 995. For assistance with the application process, please email


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