First listed on: 23 January 2021

Works Delivery Coordinator


Company description:

CitiPower and Powercor Australia are electricity distributors and supply power to more than one million Victorians. We own and manage the technology - poles, wires, meters and distributed technologies such as storage - that deliver electricity to homes and businesses within Melbourne’s CBD, its suburbs and across central and western Victoria.

Job description:

About CitiPower and Powercor: 

CitiPower and Powercor Australia are electricity distributors and supply power to more than one million Victorians. We own and manage the technology - poles, wires, meters and distributed technologies such as storage - that deliver electricity to homes and businesses within Melbourne’s CBD, its suburbs and across central and western Victoria.

About the Role:

12 Month fixed Termed contract available for a passionate Works Delivery Coordinator. Working within the Powercor Network Services department, this role requires a unique set of skills that combines a technical decision-making mindset with a strong focus of health, safety and compliance towards all aspects of this varied role.

This position is based in Ardeer and is a key technical member of the Works Delivery Coordination team and is expected to assist and add value to process improvement and communication.

Key duties and responsibilities: 

  • Prepares works to Works Dispatch for field execution with Health and Safety and compliance as a number one priority.
  • Support Works Dispatch activities during emergency and escalated events to minimise unplanned customer minutes off supply STPIS (SAIDI).
  • Co-ordinate and ensure that work is released to Works Dispatch in a timely and complete manner.
  • Nominate and clearly delegate proposed key roles for crew members on site.
  • Create and instil a workplace culture that is focused on workplace continuous improvement.
  •  Negotiate with key stakeholders modified processes, systems or project related outcomes (eg: target dates).
  • Contributes to regular reporting and information forums to review work programs and project progress.
  • Commit to maintaining and updating technical skills and knowledge (as required).

Required skills and experience:  

  • Advanced Diploma qualification in ESI Power Systems or a relevant technical trade discipline.
  • Demonstrated understanding and application of project management methods, tools and techniques within an electrical construction environment.
  • Knowledge of the electricity transmission and distribution networks (including design).
  • Practical knowledge of field application and execution of Work Dispatch activities.
  • Knowledge of the regulatory drivers, business targets and the key interfaces that impact upon the operation of CitiPower / Powercor.
  • Working knowledge of human resource principles & practices and understanding of regulatory compliance issues (including OHS) For example:  overtime, LAHA, apprentice and trainee management, fatigue etc).
  • Advanced working knowledge of SAP.
  • Previous experience within Distribution and/or Transmission networks.
  • Experience as a Team or Work Site Leader or demonstrated leadership in electrical construction is advantageous.

If you possess the required skills and experience and you are looking for a fantastic career opportunity, please submit your application by COB 3rd February 2021.






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