Dewatering Technician – Perth / Full Time

As NPE continues to grow, we are looking for a motivated, hands-on Dewatering Technician to join our Welshpool team.

About National Pump & Energy

We provide the benefits you expect from a leading national company, but what makes us different?

Rewarding Work – Being leaders in our industry, we offer a diverse fast-paced work environment.

Our Culture – We offer the career opportunities of a large company with the tight knit family feel of a smaller team.

Loyalty – We want to see you reach your potential and we would like to help you get there!

About Us:
National Pump & Energy (NPE) are proud to be leaders in the provision of pump, power, dewatering and water treatment solutions. As an industry leader, our reputation has been built on products and services delivered by people who are passionate about quality, reliability, and attentiveness.

About the Role:
As NPE continues to grow, we are looking for a motivated, hands-on Dewatering Technician to join our Welshpool team. You will champion the maintenance and repairs of plant & equipment including installations, commissioning, and site mobilisation /de-mobilisation within groundwater, wastewater, and construction industries. Duties in the workshop include preparation of equipment and materials for site.

Position Description

Key Accountabilities

• Perform installations and commissioning of small to large scale pumping systems

• Mobilisation and demobilisation of pumping equipment

• Conduct general workshop duties to prepare for upcoming project and site works

• Perform function testing of pumping systems

• Manage OH&S and environmental hazards in the workplace and onsite

• Ensuring timely completion for all inspection, testing and safety paperwork

• Assisting with maintenance and repairs of plant and equipment

• Interpret system drawings and BOM’s in order to pick and prepare for system installations on site

• Manual labour such as rolling out hoses and lifting PVC bundles

• Assisting or collaborating with workshop trades to achieve key business objectives

• Delivering exceptional customer service and championing the NPE brand

Skills/ Selection Criteria (qualifications & experience)


• Current Driver’s Licence

• General Construction Induction ticket (or willing to obtain)

• Confined Space Entry (or willing to obtain)

• Patient, flexible and adaptable to changing and challenging circumstances with great problem-solving skills


• Previous experience in a construction industry, Well Point Dewatering, Sump Dewatering, pipelaying or Sewer Bypass operations

• Experience in Rental, Construction, Mining or Heavy industries would be advantageous

• Relevant tickets would be advantageous, including HR Licence, Poly Welding, Working at Heights and/or Dogging/Rigging

• High Risk Forklift Licence (or willing to obtain)

Further information


We believe in providing a great employee experience. Therefore, we invest in perks, benefits, and experiences to make the employee journey the best it can be. You will be offered the following benefits and more:

• Be part of a growing national company

• Above awards pay rate and Site allowance

• Complimentary Employee Assistance Program for staff and their family

• Great savings on Private Health Insurance

• Novated Leasing Options

• Generous discounts available on our online employee portal (Save $ at popular retailers including JB Hifi, Event Cinemas and many more!)

Contact information

Apply for this job...

Please apply via SEEK with your Resume/CV and cover letter, No agencies please)

Apply Now

© National Pump & Energy 2024

Website created by RJ New Designs