Manager Power System Operations

Join a complex operational environment with opportunities to learn and develop, Be on the frontline of operating within a disrupted system, Support transition to a sustainable, stable and reliable network for the future.Lead and support the Control Room team as you prepare them for the future of HV Electrical Transmission operations.

  • Join a complex operational environment with opportunities to learn and develop
  • Be on the frontline of operating within a disrupted system
  • Support the transition to a sustainable, stable and reliable network for the futurewhich includes a new advanced energy management system in a new operations ecosystem

About the role

As our Manager Power System Operations, you will be fundamental in leading the team who work on the frontline to overseeQueensland's High Voltage transmission network in real time. You will coach and guide your team as they workaround the clockto deliver reliable and sustainable electricity for almost 5 million Queensland customers, enriching lifestyles and driving economic growth.

Joining our team at an exciting time of generational transformation, you will play a key role in supporting your team ina major shift in culture, capabilities, operational technologies and ways of working, building a network for the future; a networkthat is sustainable, stable and reliable.

You will enter an environment that is highly complex, and while this will present challenges, you will also have manyopportunities to learn, develop and apply new skills within our supportive and collaborative team.

About you

You are a collaborative and engaging leader, with capabilities and experience in delivering culturaltransformation within a 24/7 operational centreenvironment. Ideally, you have operated within the Electrical or Power Systems industry, with the ability to apply SCADA and Secondary Systems knowledge, however, your background might be in Gas, Rail, Aviation or a similar industry.

With an Associate Diploma in Electrical Engineering and sound technical knowledge, you have the ability to coach, guide and mentor a team of technical professionals, and make informed decisions that support your team in continually improving and challenging the status quo.

Your approachfacilitates exceptional service to internal and external customers, and you have prior success in leading real-time monitoring and operations.

A Criminal History Check will be facilitated in the advanced stages of the recruitment process for this position.

What next

If you see yourself in this opportunity, then we want to hear from you. Please click apply and follow the prompts, submitting your resume and a cover letter highlighting how you will apply your expertise to support a generational transformational and collaboratively manage our Control Room team.

Applications close on Sunday, 22nd November 2020 at 11:59pm.

About Powerlink

Powerlink and its predecessor companies have been helping to keep the lights on in Queensland for more than 50 years powering the States economy and enriching lifestyles. Our people strategy is focused on balanced leadership, values diverse backgrounds and fosters a culture of inclusion.

At Powerlink, we are an equal opportunity employer and proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women. We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

16/11/2020 $0 Brisbane 1 Engineering
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