TasWater is Tasmania’s water and sewerage provider. We are a statewide team delivering essential services across Tasmania 24/7/365. We are interested in our communities, excited about the future and take pride in the work we do.
We are a values-driven organisation. We are looking for someone who can sign-up to working in a way that reflects our values, who builds respectful relationships and who delivers great results for our customers.
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With a complex and diverse range of assets across more than 180 water and sewerage schemes, this is your opportunity to shape strategic asset management through innovation at TasWater to create vibrant social infrastructure for Tasmanian communities.
Reporting to the CEO and as a member of the Executive Leadership Team, the General Manager Asset Management Services will have significant responsibility to assist in shaping the direction of the business. You will develop and implement industry leading asset management policy, framework and strategies and development services plans in a manner that is aligned to the corporation’s strategy, vision and values.
This role can be located in Launceston or Devonport.
Implementation of asset lifecycle strategies that optimise the performance and resilience of TasWater’s water and waste water assets and services.
Implementation of an asset data strategy.
Collaboration with, and high levels of service delivery to, multiple internal and external stakeholders.
Taking a systems engineering approach, to prioritise and implement TasWater’s rolling annual capital and operational programs of work for asset upgrades, renewals and planned maintenance.
Above all else, this is a leadership role where you be able to make a meaningful and palpable contribution to the leadership and culture of TasWater, building on their positive, customer focused and constructive culture.
The successful applicant will demonstrate proven experience leading teams of people in a customer focused organisation and senior management experience with the operation of large scale major capital delivery programs and alliance models. A deep understanding of contemporary water industry asset management frameworks, experience in the development and operation of modern asset management systems, together with an understanding of the fundamentals of systems engineering is essential. Outstanding communication, relationship building and stakeholder management skills and the ability to successfully manage change in a complex environment is also required.
Why join the TasWater Team?
We recognise that it is our people who play a key role in helping us achieve our vision to be “a trusted and respected provider of essential services that is making a positive difference to Tasmania”.
You can look forward to working in an exciting, stimulating workplace that provides a range of opportunities to make a real difference to the community. We encourage our people to take part in comprehensive training and career development, with a focus on innovative thinking. We understand that a work life balance in today's climate is important, offer flexible working arrangements and consider health and safety to be our number one priority.
At TasWater we care about diversity and inclusion. That’s why we’re working harder to create a workplace that reflects the communities we serve - a workplace where people feel empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work. We are committed to providing a workplace that actively includes and values contributions from all communities, and we welcome applicants of all types, and from all backgrounds and with all abilities. If you believe your values match those of TasWater, we look forward to hearing from you. We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we encourage you to share with us what flexibility means to you.
How to apply
The recruitment for this position is being managed by our recruitment partner, Chapman Executive.
For a confidential discussion, please contact Lynne Chapman on 0467 229 445 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To submit an application, please provide a cover letter and CV and apply online at www.chapmanexecutive.com.au by Wednesday, 19 May 2021.
TasWater is an incorporated company providing water and sewerage services to homes and businesses across Tasmania 24/7/365.
Our core business is to provide two essential services for Tasmanians:
• The sourcing, treatment and reliable delivery of quality drinking water, and • The collection, transportation, treatment and safe return of the wastewater to the environment.
Our vision is to be “a trusted and respected provider of essential services that is making a positive difference to Tasmania”. This vision reflects the strong desire of the Board and employees of TasWater to focus on what really matters for our owners, customers and the general community who rely on us for our essential services.
We have amazing career opportunities at all levels and in a range of vocations, including Engineering, Project Delivery, Asset Management, Customer Service, Community Engagement, Service Delivery, System Optimisation, HR, Finance, Communications, and IT. You can find out more about what we do via: