As one of Australia's largest services businesses, we have a strong, inclusive culture that values our people and provides clear direction in our professional activities and our personal behaviours. We pride ourselves on safely delivering a high level of services for our clients.
Ventia provides a comprehensive range of operational maintenance, design and construction, remediation, and asset and facilities management services to clients and customers across the resources, telecommunications, transport, energy, water, health and industrial sectors.
Join our team, servicing our clients across Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia in an exciting company that is structured for growth. Our respected brands include Visionstream, Chargepoint, Imatis and Delron Group.
About the role
We're seeking an Area Manager (South) to support our Sydney Water contract to manage and oversee the delivery of the Operational Maintenance services.This is split operationally into 3 Areas – North, West and South.
Responsible for managing a team of Mechanical and Electrical fitters in providing Operational Maintenance Services for Sydney Water’s treatment, processing and network assets and sites. This includes a programme of Preventive Maintenance and breakdown/reactive maintenance as required.
With a strong focus on safety and compliance, this role creates and maintains an environment that fosters a collaborative, open and strong working relationship with our employees and customer alike.
Accountable for Operational KPI outcomes and Financial budget control.
Safety Lead a team of Fitters and electricians (approx. 35 – 60) through Delivery Team Leaders (Supervisors) across many geographically diverse sites in the Area
Provide cover as required for 24 x 7 operational support
Comply with all applicable health, safety and environmental laws, regulations, statutory obligations and Ventia policy at all times
Complete required Preventative and Corrective Maintenance and respond to breakdowns as required to meet KPIs
Analyse Operational performance weekly and prepare monthly reports
Utilisation of Field mobility software solutions (Sirius and Click) for work allocation
Represent Ventia Utility Services in dealing with Client and Sub-Contractors
Develop and execute a budget and forecast for labour, materials and expenses
Develop and execute continuous improvement projects to reduce costs, improve services and safety
Ensure monthly budget targets are achieved
To be successful in the role you'd have demonstrated similar Project Management experience in Water and/ or Waste Water Infrastructure.
Ventia is one of the largest infrastructure service providers in Australasia.
We have a rich history and solid track record of delivering services that provide the best outcomes for our clients.
Our purpose is to make infrastructure work for our communities. It’s at the heart of who we are and is what unites and excites us. As is our vision – to lead the way in infrastructure services by harnessing the power of technology.
We aim to inspire confidence, grounded by the services we deliver each and every day. It’s why our clients renew our contracts and why our future clients want to work with us. It’s our humble way of saying we always get the job done.
Because our clients can never switch off, we don’t either. We bring our can-do attitude and the technology required to get the job done. Done safely. Done cost effectively. Done together.
Behind the scenes, we are proud to provide the services that keep infrastructure working for our communities.
The Ventia story
Following the merger of Leighton Contractors Services, Thiess Services, and Visionstream in 2015, we’ve combined more than 30 years’ of industry knowledge and know-how in the creation of Ventia.
We provide long-term operation, maintenance, and management of critical public and private assets and infrastructure across telecommunications, transport, local government, water, power generation, electricity, gas, healthcare, education, resources and defence industries.
Our strong commitment and approach to emerging technology allows us to craft solutions for our clients that are reliable, forward-thinking and show how passionate we are about what we do.
We believe we contribute to stronger communities by making them safer and more sustainable.
We have an exciting future, building on the capabilities of our 14,000+ team members, and delivering for clients and the community who know they can count on us to get the job done.