Plumber / Engineering

Job posted: 11/09/2023
Applications close: 30/06/2024 (Midnight)
32 days remaining

32 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham, Western Region | Dimboola

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Grampians Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Trades and Services

Reference: 17632

Reference: 17632

Occupation: Trades and Services

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham, Western Region | Dimboola

About the role
We are seeking a motivated individual to work as the sole qualified Plumber within our dedicated multi-disciplinary Engineering team. This permanent full time position with a monthly ADO is available for an immediate start and includes working Monday to Friday, standard business hours with regular start and finish times (8am to 5pm). The successful applicant will be included in an afternoon shift one week every seven / eight weeks (10am to 7pm) and shared weeknight / weekend on call roster. The primary purpose of this position is to perform regular testing and maintenance that ensures reliable & safe operation of all relevant systems & equipment, including water reticulation, gas & sewer systems and fire systems, to state and national requirements.

Skills and experience

  • Plumbing licence and registration in water supply and gas fitting
  • Ability to effectively work independently unsupervised and within a multidisciplinary team
  • Experience & demonstrated competency in providing plumbing services to commercial, industrial or institutional facilities
  • Current Drivers licence
  • Ability to participate in afternoon shift, “On Call” roster and provide afterhours service, prepared to work overtime or flexible hours and recall to duty as required
  • Willingness to achieve a restricted licence to perform Electrical Safety Testing (Test & Tag)


  • Qualified in gas, TMV, fire pumps & hydrants, backflow devices installation & testing
  • Hold a current Worksafe Licence for High Risk Work
  • Experience with plant maintenance activities in a large organisation
  • Forklift Licence 
  • Heavy Rigid Licence

About Grampians Health
Grampians Health provides healthcare to a large region at our campuses based in Ballarat, Dimboola, Edenhope, Horsham and Stawell.

Our mission is to deliver sustainable healthcare tailored to evolving community and workforce needs. We strive to enhance services and careers, providing quality healthcare to rural and regional communities. Joining Grampians Health means being part of a diverse team, with a variety of career opportunities in acute, maternity, mental health, allied health, aged care and support services.

Culture & Benefits
At Grampians Health, we recognise our staff are our greatest asset.  We are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff, patients, residents, visitors, volunteers and contractors at all sites.

  • Flexible work arrangements and purchase leave opportunities
  • Salary packaging for living expenses such as rent/mortgage plus meals, entertainment & holidays
  • Staff rewards and recognition programs
  • Professional development and education programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Comprehensive orientation program
  • Flexible rostering
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Free parking

Horsham Region
Located on the banks of the Wimmera River, Horsham is the retail, business & service centre of the Wimmera region.  With a growing population of approximately 20,000, Horsham is a vibrant city in which to live, work and play.  Horsham offers affordable housing, education and accessible community services.

With natural attractions such as the Grampians National Park, Mount Arapiles and the Little Desert National Park nearby, there is plenty to see and explore.

If you are dreaming of a career change with country lifestyle, Horsham is the place for you.

How to apply
Click APPLY or contact Terry Cameron, Engineering Manager on (03) 5381 9224 for a confidential discussion.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police records check, immunisation clearance and Working with Children check and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check.

All employees must be willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when required, which at a minimum is a surgical mask.  Additional PPE requirements are role-dependent.

Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Grampians Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (or questioning), intersex and asexual LGBTQIA+.

Plumber / Engineering

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Terry Cameron - 5381 9224

Plumber / Engineering