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Looking for a career in an award-winning HR team? NI Water is recruiting!

08 April 2024 11:48

 | NI Water News

NI Water is Northern Ireland’s sole provider of water and wastewater. We have over 1600 staff working to provide this essential service, and HR is a vital element to keep it all going. 

Dr Alison Sweeney, Culture & Engagement Manager at NI Water, comments:

“NI Water is responsible for delivering over 600 million litres of drinking water and returning 362 million litres of treated wastewater safely back to the environment.  Every. Single. Day. It’s a big responsibility and we need highly skilled people across a breadth of areas to achieve this, from HR professionals to finance, and engineering to science.  The role of HR is to make sure that our 1600 strong workforce is skilled and supported to deliver this essential and precious resource to the people of Northern Ireland 24/7.

“NI Water is now recruiting several HR roles, so if anyone is wishing to pursue a career in the sector now is your chance.  Being part of an award-winning, hardworking and successful HR team at NI Water has been by far the most rewarding phase of my career to date and I would encourage anyone seeking to apply to do it.”

NI Water is delighted to announce it is now recruiting four permanent positions along with one fixed term position:

  • Learning and Organisational Development Manager (fixed-term for 12 months)
  • Learning and Organisational Development Co-Ordinator (Permanent)
  • HR Project Co-Ordinator (Permanent)
  • Learning & Development Project Support Officer (Permanent)
  • Recruitment Administrator (Permanent)

Successful applicants will receive a competitive salary with great benefits including an attractive pension and structured career progression.


Notes to editors:

  • NI Water is an award-winning company and employer. Some of NI Water’s recent award wins include:
    • CIPD NI winner of the Most Impactful Health and Wellbeing at Work award 2023
    • CIPD NI highly commended award for the Best Resourcing and Talent Strategy category 2023
    • The Belfast Telegraph award for Employer of the Year 2023
    • The Irish News award for Best Apprentice Programme (Large Employer) 2023
    • The CIPD award for Northern Ireland’s Best Apprenticeship Scheme 2022.
    • Business In The Community Fair Chance For All Award 2022
    • Business In The Community Diversity & Inclusion Award 2022
    • Belfast Chamber Diversity and Inclusion Award 2022
  • Further information about the current HR vacancies, the job description and application form are available on the NI Water careers page on: (LINK)

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