Opus Trainee of the Year

Proudly Supporting Opus Trainee of the Year Award

Nominations Close Friday, 25 August 2017

First presented in 2007, this award is intended to recognise hard work, aptitude and a keen desire to advance a career in the water industry.

An employer can nominate a trainee who is currently involved in an NZQA approved course applicable to any aspect of the water industry.


The nominator is to forward a Word file containing the following information:

  • the nominators name, organisation and contact details;
  • the nominated trainees name, organisation and contact details; and
  • a maximum of 250 words explaining why the trainee is an appropriate recipient of the award.

Entries or inquiries are to be directed to:

Amy Aldrich
Awards Committee Secretary
Water New Zealand
PO Box 1316, Wellington, 6140
E: amy.aldrich@waternz.org.nz
P: +64 4 495 0894

Nominations for the 2017 award close at 5:00pm Friday, 25 August 2017


The prize includes a personalised plinth and a $1,000 Mitre 10 voucher.


Water New Zealand acknowledges the generosity of Opus International in sponsoring the award.

Award presented at the Downer Conference Dinner and Awards on Thursday, 21 September 2017.

The judges reserve the right to not offer the award depending on the quality of entries. The judges’ decision will be final.