Senior Asset Projects Officer (Mechanical Engineer)
City of Gold Coast The Gold Coast is one of the fastest growing cities in Australia with a diverse population, combining exciting challenges with the kind of lifestyle few cities can boast about. At City of Gold Coast, our commitment to a shared set of values shapes 'How We Do Things' â€“ our decisions, actions and behaviours towards achieving the City Vision and our many city priorities. We aim high â€“ we are passionate about delivering the best for our city We add value â€“ we are innovative and make the most of every opportunity We work as a team â€“ our people are great individually, but unstoppable together We take responsibility â€“ we are committed to working safely, being trustworthy and owning our actions About the Position Located in our Water and Waste Directorate, the System Control Branch is responsible for the operation, maintenance and management of the active assets associated with the sewerage pumping system, treatment plants, water pump stations, pressure control sites, reservoirs and associated plant and equipment.
The branch manages the active assets to the expected level of service over the long term, at an appropriate level of risk and for the lowest possible whole-of-life cost by developing effective operations, maintenance, condition monitoring and renewal strategies. As a Senior Asset Project Officer - Mechanical Engineer, within the Facilities Asset Management and Projects section, you will provide technical input in Tactical Asset Management and development of capital projects related to mechanical asset renewal and replacement. Key deliverables of the position: Continually assess the performance of mechanical assets against reliability of service, safety, environmental impact and cost Implement continuous improvement initiatives for pump stations and treatment plants, utilising SCADA , Asset Management System, pipe network hydraulics, network modelling and other analysis techniques Prepare, deliver and manage mechanical assets replacement programs as per Asset Management Plan requirements Develop replacement/upgrade strategies for mechanical equipment About You You have/are: Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills The ability to assess and analyse potential or existing problems, and provide appropriate solutions Highly developed time management and organisational skills Staff and contractor supervision skills Good leadership skills Self-motivated and demonstrate initiative, creativity and the ability to foster enthusiasm among fellow staff A reliable person who constantly works towards achieving individual and team goals What We Offer Working for the City of Gold Coast is both challenging and rewarding.
You will enjoy working within a culture that promotes a healthy work life balance with 9 day fortnights coupled with a friendly and supportive team where you will be recognised and rewarded. We offer professional development training and provide study assistance to enha....