About Us

Meet our Team

Shoalhaven Water is a progressive organisation with a reputation as a leader in the water industry providing a positive safe workplace with a strong customer focus.
SHW vehicle fleet Our team is strong and diverse.

Shoalhaven Water delivers valued water and wastewater services to over 80,000 people who reside in the Shoalhaven with a population that swells to well over 300,000 in peak holiday periods.

The strength and success of our organisation is due to the commitment of all our valued employees. For employment opportunities within Shoalhaven Water follow the link to the Shoalhaven City Council website.

Employee Reflections

‘We strive to be leaders in our field – and seek staff with the drive, determination and commitment to provide the best possible service to all our customers and stakeholders.’
Carmel Krogh – Director

‘We are big enough to make a difference and take pride in the work we do.’
Andrew McVey – Operations Manager

‘We are committed to providing the best possible technology for the region.’
Robert Horner – Planning and Development Manager

‘Our customers are the reason we are in business.’
Tony Holmes – Business and Support Manager  

‘Shoalhaven Water provides the opportunity to work with a wide range of staff who all contribute to the wellbeing of our community.’
Richard Murphy – Human Resources

‘Working for Shoalhaven Water provides the opportunity to engage in community education programs.’
Michelle Murden – Education & Marketing Officer

‘Working as a student engineer allows me to put into practice the knowledge gained at University and at the same time gain valuable “on the ground” experience.’
Samantha McDonald – Student Engineer

‘I originally started as a Water/Wastewater Attendant and have now progressed to Treatment Plant Operator, responsible for the largest Wastewater Treatment Plant in the Shoalhaven region. I feel that my experience and job development are a positive indicator to Shoalhaven Water’s commitment to training and development.’
Luke Elliott – Treatment Plant Operator  

‘As the mother of a young son, the workplace flexibility allows me to maintain a great home and work balance.’
Karen Gunthorp – Administration Officer

‘Shoalhaven Water has a strong commitment to safe work practices and continually equip staff with the skills to assess risks and implement measures that eliminate any potential hazard.’
Bill Walker – Operator in Charge of Bendalong Wastewater Treatment Plant