Sydney Water have advertised that its graduate program is accepting applications, including positions for environmental scientists. More information is available on their website. The list of attributes they are looking for are worth considering for other jobs. Here is a quote from their website (I corrected one spelling error – I couldn’t help myself):
“We are looking for graduates who are innovative, creative, ambitious and open to new experiences. You will work in new places, with different people, and on a diverse range of projects.
You will need to display the Sydney Water key behaviours of:
Honesty – we display high levels of professional standards and integrity
Teamwork – we work cooperatively with each other to achieve the best outcomes
Achievement Driven – we reach our goals that matter and overcome barriers to success
Personal Responsibility – we are reliable and deliver what we say we will.
have a solid academic transcript
be a team player
have excellent verbal and written communication skills
be flexible and open to change
participate in extra curricular activities including sports, clubs, and societies.”