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Asset Engineer - Kurnell Desalination Plant (108492)

Posted: 26 Nov 2019 Closes: 11 Feb 2020
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Asset Engineer - Kurnell Desalination Plant-108492


Veolia Australia and New Zealand has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Asset Engineer to join our team at the Sydney Desalination Plant. The Desalination Plant plays a key role in supplying Sydney and surrounding areas with clean drinking water and is one of the largest Desalination Plants in the world with the capacity to supply up to 250 million litres of drinking water per day. Reporting into the Asset Manager, you will responsible for the development, implementation and management of best practices in Asset Management and to ensure that all assets are maintained and renewed in accordance with legislative requirements, contractual requirements and company policies.

You’re a strong communicator, with an innovative and solutions-orientated mindset. You thrive in a technical environment but also enjoy a hands on approach to your work. This is a great opportunity to gain experience working on a world class facility, to join a supportive and collaborative team and to feel like you’re making a positive impact each day. 

Key Responsibilities
  • Lead and manage the asset management function on site
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with all contractual asset management requirements
  • Oversee the proactive management of preventive and planned corrective maintenance and ensure that all activities are properly recorded in the computerised maintenance management system (CMMS) CMMS
  • Ensure that the maintenance carried out is done in full compliance with all statutory maintenance requirements.
  • Ensure that the asset register in the CMMS is accurate and that the configuration of the assets is properly documented in up-to-date drawings and O&M manuals
  • Oversee the efficient management of the inventory of critical spare parts, tools and materials associated with managing the fixed plant assets
  • Oversee the efficient outsourcing of maintenance / project subcontractor activities; ensure subcontractors are efficiently managed
  • Produce asset management plans and reports as required (covering all maintenance and capital project requirements)to ensure compliance and continuing efficiency and viability of  the plant; short and long term
  • Audit and oversee the quality of data capture within the CMMS to ensure that all required asset and maintenance records are held in accordance with the contract and business  management system requirements
  • Monitor and ensure accurate tracking of asset activity costs

 What you will bring to the role
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in asset management
  • Tertiary qualifications in engineering
  • Experience with complex water and wastewater process plants preferred
  • Experience with technologies such as reverse osmosis preferred
  • Experience developing and managing budgets and forecasting
  • CMMS experience; as a user and also as an asset management tool
  • Strong leadership capability
  • Excellent communication, teamwork and collaboration skills
What You Will Get From UsWe realise exceptional people do not choose jobs based solely on benefits, but we do our best to make sure that you are set up for success so you can do your best work.  We expose our professionals to some of the most innovative and inspiring thought leaders in the world and offer opportunity to get involved with case studies that will be innovations of the future. We are keen to fulfill the career goals of our internal talent and have a track record of promoting from within our global network.   Our ANZ awards include:  Winner 2017 Canstar Blue Most Satisfied Customers Award - Waste Management ServicesWinner 2016 Australian Business Award for Community ContributionWinner 2016 Australian Business Award for SustainabilityWinner 2014 Australian Business Award for Innovation  At Veolia we value diversity, equality and inclusion, we are committed to providing working environments where everyone is included and treated fairly and with respect. We welcome and encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent and people from diverse backgrounds to apply  #LI-DC1


 Operation / Maintenance / Construction Engineer

Primary Location

 Australia-New South Wales-Sydney

Job Posting

 Nov 26, 2019, 7:58:18 AM

Job Type

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