First listed on: 18 February 2020
GWMWater is an innovative and
exciting employer that is committed to
contributing to the sustainable growth
of communities within the Grampians,
Wimmera and Mallee regions.

Lead Engineer Planning 

GWMWater is an innovative and progressive employer that is committed to contributing to the sustainable growth of communities within the Grampians, Wimmera and Mallee regions.

We provide a great work environment based on respect, professionalism and accountability to attract and retain the best people to GWMWater and the region.

We do this by:

  • Supporting staff, suppliers and contractors to achieve zero harm.
  • Offering a flexible and stimulating workplace and investing in our people to enable us to adapt to the changing needs of our region.
  • Building the capability and culture of our people into a more highly skilled, professional, customer focused and efficient organisation.

We offer exceptional working conditions including an active social club, attractive parental leave and other contemporary and flexible working arrangements to assist staff achieve an effective work life balance.

The role is located in Horsham, the capital of the beautiful Wimmera region, and is only three hours from Melbourne or the magnificent Victorian South West Coast. The region boasts access to many national parks including the Grampians and Mt Arapiles. Horsham offers a warm and welcoming community for those wanting to experience a safe and healthy rural lifestyle. This progressive city boasts first class health, educational, cultural, sporting and social facilities. 

Currently applications are being sought for:

Lead Engineer Planning

As the Lead Engineer Planning you and your team will plan the renewal, upgrading and decommissioning of water, wastewater and rural water infrastructure.

Through your leadership and technical proficiency, you will drive excellence in engineering, customer and community oriented outcomes that are consistent with GWMWater’s corporate values and strategic directions. You will also oversee the professional development and performance of team members.

You will facilitate the effective delivery of projects and ensure business systems and procedures are optimised to enable efficient planning, delivery and reporting of our capital works.

This role would suit a Senior Engineer with significant experience in clear problem definition, risk assessment, technical analysis and stakeholder engagement who enjoys working with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver a variety of projects.

If you are committed to delivering timely customer focused outcomes we would like to hear from you.

Further information about this exciting opportunity is available from  or by contacting Kirsty Thornton, Acting Senior People and Culture Advisor on 1300 659 961.

Applications for this vacancy close on Wednesday 4 March 2020.

To apply online please visit:

Refer to the position number VG/4303B

GWMWater is an EEO employer and is committed to continuously improving our quality, safety and environmental systems.

Please note applicants may be required to undertake a National Police Check.

If you would like to receive information in relation to this vacancy in an accessible format such as large print, please contact the People and Culture Division on 1300 659 961.



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