Waste Water Serviceperson

Last updated 11 days ago
Location:Bay Of Plenty
Job Type:Full Time

Downer New Zealand is a leading provider of integrated services. Our commitment to building long-term relationships and supporting our customers with high calibre services and solutions; the talents of our people; and consistent excellence in operational delivery sets us apart.

Downer New Zealand is proud to partner with the Tauranga City Council to provide water, wastewater, and stormwater services ensuring the sustainability of supply while public health needs are maintained to a high standard.

This role entails working as part of a dedicated maintenance crew delivering the most efficient and quality-driven service to our clients. Key duties include routine and planned maintenance on water reticulation assets such as valves, water mains, and water meters.

Reporting to the Water Manager, you will be required to respond to service requests and after-hours call-outs across the Tauranga region on a one in four on-call roster.


  • National Certificate in Water Reticulation (Level 3) (or working towards relevant qualification) or have a relevant engineering, mechanical or water trade qualification or experience
  • Full New Zealand Class 1 and Class 2 Driver Licence


To be successful in this role you need to be adaptable and flexible in your work approach with a strong customer service focus and a 100% commitment to Health and Safety.

This is an outstanding opportunity to work in our diverse business. The environment is challenging and rewarding. We offer the opportunity to join our diverse and inclusive culture, and be part of a great team working in a collaborative environment. We offer a competitive remuneration package, flexible working arrangements, and our focus for our people is training and development, so this gives excellent opportunities to enhance your skills and advance your career.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 578215 to apply.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible