Lower Molonglo Water Quality Control Centre, Stockdill Drive, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Oil and gas
Operations and Maintenance
Ongoing Full-Time position
Level 5 Zone A $152,019 plus 15% superannuation
Icon Water requires a highly collaborative, analytically minded individual with a passion for problem solving to join our Major Plants Branch as a Plant Engineer.
Using your strong technical engineering and analytical skills, you will be driving Asset Management improvements across Icon Water’s major Sewage Treatment Plant and Water Treatment Plants.
As a Plant Engineer, you will:
Develop culture, business processes and systems to eliminate unplanned failures across Icon Water through problem solving.
Support Planning and Delivery Teams to undertake minor asset upgrades or engineering improvements.
Implement Asset Management Improvement initiatives such as defect elimination, root cause analysis (RCA) and Reliability Engineering.
Develop competencies in Enterprise Asset Management Systems (EAMS) to deliver maintenance engineering objectives.
Develop policy and procedures to prompt the decision to complete RCA across Icon Water resulting in reduced unplanned asset failure.
Manage a portfolio of “Problems” by engaging external panel resources as well as solving problems to root cause and implementing actions themselves.
Use Project Management Tools (Problems Statement, business case, Project Gantt, milestone review meetings, etc.) to document and manage key deliverables.
Assist in development of safe work procedures to plan work in Icon Water’s Enterprise Asset Management System including risk assessments, isolation planning, identification and control of workplace hazards, contractor work performance, quality management, use of Personal Protective Equipment and adherence to incident notification procedures.
To understand the full scope of the role, please refer to the position description attached to this job advertisement.
Required work rights
Australian Working Visa
Our ideal candidate will possess:
Relevant tertiary qualification, such as an Engineering Degree.
Demonstrated experience in preventative/predictive maintenance strategies, RCM and FEMECA and their development.
Demonstrated experience of performance and condition assessment of plant and network assets.
Experience working within water supply and waste water treatment.
A working knowledge of ISO 55001 requirements.
Experience in stakeholder engagement and management.
Demonstrated experience in working collaboratively with others and operating in a commercial environment.
Demonstrated commitment to improvement and writing management system documentation.
Knowledge of CMMS and integrity assurance systems.
Experience in an industrial, manufacturing or utility service delivery environment
If you are up for a new challenge and feel as though you have the necessary skills and experience, then we would love to hear from you.
How can I apply?
Please apply via our Recruitment portal and:
Submit your resume
Submit a two-page cover letter addressing the ‘our ideal candidate will possess’ section of the job advertisement
If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please contact Kimberly Lawson on 0477 762 623
Applications will close on Sunday 29 May 2022
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, which values diversity and inclusion. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and all ages. We also have a strong focus on gender balance within the organisation and encourage women to apply.
We have been supplying Canberra with top quality water and wastewater services for 100 years.
At Icon Water we promise to continue enhancing the lives of Canberrans to ensure prosperity in the community for generations to come.
You can expect us to be reliable, efficient and helpful. We'll take care of the essentials, so you can take care of the rest of life.
What we do
Icon Water protects and supports the community and the environment by providing high quality drinking water and wastewater services to the ACT and surrounding regions. Our water and sewerage network is over 6440 kilometres of pipeline delivering more than 100 megalitres of water each day and treating over 29 gigalitres of wastewater each year. We promise to continue to support our community for generations to come.
Sustainability and environment
Sustainability is at the core of what we do. We work towards delivering safe, secure and sustainable water and sewerage services to more than 390,000 customers, including households, developers, local businesses, government, research organisations and academic institutions, community and catchment groups.
Simply, sustainability at Icon Water is about:
Enriching our neighbourhood
Caring for tomorrow.
Who are we?
Icon Water Limited is an unlisted public company owned by the ACT Government. The company’s voting shareholders are the ACT Chief Minister, Andrew Barr MLA and the Minister for the Environment and Heritage Mick Gentleman MLA.
Icon Water owns and manages the assets and operation of water and sewerage services to the ACT and bulk water to Queanbeyan. Icon Water also has an investment in the ACT’s energy distributor and retailer ActewAGL, through a joint venture of two partnerships with each of Jemena Limited and AGL Energy Limited.
Icon Water has corporate reporting and compliance obligations under Corporations Law, and complies with a total of 73 Acts, Regulations and Codes. This includes the Utilities Act 2000, Water Resources Act 2007, Environment Protection Act 1997, Water and Sewerage Act 2000 and Public Health Act 1997.