• Australian Water Association (AWA)
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Sewerage Works Planner

  • Pin (2)134 Victoria St, Melbourne, VIC
  • UnionAU$80,000 - AU$90,000 Yearly
  • Group (22) Operations and tenance

About us:

At Unitywater, we operate in a diverse and inclusive environment where no two days are the same. We provide essential water supply and reliable utilities services to the Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Noosa regions that account for 16% of Queensland’s population. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, and we are proud to service our communities with smart and environmentally sustainable practices.

We think a pretty good job starts here………

About the role:
As our Works Planner, you will play a vital role in ensuring the seamless execution of preventive and corrective maintenance tasks. Your responsibilities will include planning and coordinating maintenance activities to uphold safety standards, improve equipment reliability, optimise resource allocation, and enhance the overall customer experience.

You will collaborate across the business to develop a unified approach to isolation planning, minimising network and equipment downtime. Additionally, you will be responsible for providing full resourced and planned work packages to Work Schedulers for up to 12 weeks in advance. Furthermore, you will engage with stakeholders to leverage performance dashboards, identifying further work requirements and opportunities for maintenance improvement.

About you:
To contribute to Unitywater’s values of ReliabilitySafetyHonesty & IntegrityEfficiencyOne TeamInnovation, you will ideally demonstrate the following skills and qualities for the role:

·         Qualifications in Engineering, Mechanical or Electrical Trades, Water Industry or Project Management.

·         Demonstrated experience in planning the delivery of maintenance and project work across a wide geographical region and/or diverse asset base.

·         Strong stakeholder engagement and communication skills coupled with critical thinking and problem-solving ability.

·         Previous experience in maintenance management and performance reporting, with experience in Maximo and Technology One being highly regarded.

·         A key focus on safety which is our number one priority at Unitywater.


Working at Unitywater:

Why is a career at Unitywater a pretty good choice?

Unitywater is one of the largest employers in the region, offering continuous investment in training, diverse career paths, health and wellness benefits, flexible work arrangements and a rewarding environment. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment that supports individuals to reach their full potential.

Proudly Unitywater:

We know that we are smarter, better, together.  That’s why we are committed to working in a team that values the unique contributions of all our people.  At Unitywater we support candidates with all abilities and diverse backgrounds to apply. 

It’s a pretty good place to work when you can support the community, focus on sustainability, and develop and learn interesting and innovative things.

How to apply: 

Please apply online following the links, and make sure to upload your up to date CV.

If you’re successful we will need you to undergo a few checks….  We know they might not be the fun part, but you will need to confirm your right to work in Australia and complete relevant pre-employment checks, including verification of criminal history, drivers licence and driving history, alcohol and other drug screening.

Applications close:  Sunday 17th March 2024.

At Unitywater we are proud to be a Circle Back Initiative Employer – we care about our candidates and commit to respond to every applicant.

For further information or to request the position description for this role, please contact the Careers team at careers@unitywater.com

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