Are you seeking a secure and exciting career opportunity in a vibrant workplace where your continued learning will be supported and where innovation is encouraged?

At Wannon Water we provide a variety of career opportunities for experienced professional, technical, mechanical, administrative and operational practitioners, as well as graduate opportunities.

Like to know more about Wannon Water and our vision for going 'Beyond Water for Strong Communities'? Watch our corporate video below. 

We are also passionate about people - the people we employ, the people who depend on our products and services, and the people who make up the communities of south-west Victoria.

Wannon Water embraces all forms of diversity and promotes family friendly working hours and leave arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we serve.

We feature a mix of age groups and cultural diversity, programs to recognise and showcase great work and initiative, and a raft of professional development opportunities, making working at Wannon Water a great lifestyle choice.

We want to work with the wider community and commit to making gender equity a business and cultural norm. It’s simply the right thing to do.



Wannon Water is now accredited with Work 180, an international jobs network that connects employers with talented women.

Accredited companies support diversity, inclusion and equality. Work 180 assesses employers on the range of benefits and conditions they offer, such as paid parental leave, pay equity and flexible work arrangements.

The network enables increased engagement between organisations and people who share similar values by combining traditional recruitment techniques with proactive initiatives.

Wannon Water employees are recruited based on merit and equity as part of the application assessment and appointment process.

To learn more about Work180 click here.

Watch our International Women's Day video below and find out why Wannon Water believes gender equity is important.

Learn more about working at Wannon Water by reading our Why Work at Wannon Water? flyer, or read some of our employees' experiences across different disciplines in the following career flyers:

Also visit Great South Coast for details on living and working in our wonderful part of the world.

Current vacancies


Opportunities exist for motivated and experienced individuals to join the People & Resilience Branch in the newly created roles of OHS and Emergency Management Field Officer.

The primary responsibilities of the position are to monitor and provide expert advice to the region to ensure correct and efficient use of the Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) and Emergency Management systems. The provision of support and training to relevant work areas will be required as part of this role.

We invite positive “can do” people who:

  • have a strong understanding and experience in applying the principles of  OH&S and Emergency Management systems
  • are passionate about improving workplace safety
  • have a working knowledge of the Risk Management Framework
  • can work effectively both independently and in a team environment

Qualifications in OH&S and/or Emergency Management together with experience in working in the Water Industry or related fields is desirable.

These positions can located in Warrnambool, Hamilton or Portland and offers a salary in the range of $63,487 to $73,612 plus 9.5% superannuation. Flexible working arrangements to meet family commitments can be considered for the right applicant.

All enquiries should be directed to Brent Smith (OHS & Emergency Management Coordinator) on (03) 5565 6712 or email brent.smith@wannonwater.com.au

A position description for this role is available here.

All applications should be submitted via email to: peopleandwellbeing@wannonwater.com.au.

Applications close: Sunday 2 June 2019.

Wannon Water embraces all forms of diversity and promotes family friendly working hours and leave arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we serve.

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