IOC System Controller

APA Group

Location: Queensland

Job Type: Full time


About Us

APA is a leading Australian energy infrastructure business. We own and/or manage and operate a diverse, $22 billion portfolio of gas, electricity, solar and wind assets. Consistent with our purpose to strengthen communities through responsible energy, we deliver approximately half of the nation’s gas usage and connect Victoria with South Australia, Tasmania with Victoria and New South Wales with Queensland through our investments in electricity transmission assets. We are also one of the largest owners and operators of renewable power generation assets in Australia, with wind and solar projects across the country.

We employ more than 2,200 people across Australia and know that they are the key to our success. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture, where all our people feel safe, valued, and trusted to do their best every day.

The Role

We now have an exciting opportunity to join the IOC team in Brisbane, QLD for a Permanent Full Time position. Complete controller training process is undertaken prior to taking on the full responsibility on managing one of our pipeline systems.

Reporting to the Team Leader Control Room IOC, you will play a key role in providing real time grid operation across APA’s national transmission gas pipeline assets and across defined power operating assets from our new state of the art control room

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage safe access to assets including journey management and permit of work release
  • Optimise gas grid assets and optimise commercial opportunities
  • Maintain Pipeline inventory within the commercial and technical operating envelopes
  • Ensure compression assets are efficiently utilised to maintain secure services for APA customers

About You

  • Tertiary degree or Trade qualifications in a technical discipline with experience in the Gas / Hydrocarbons processing industry (preferred)
  • Ability to work autonomously and make decisions under pressure
  • Computer literate with good verbal and written communication skills as well as good interpersonal skills
  • Time management and organisational skills demonstrated by the ability to meet deadlines

About the Team

Our team forms a pivotal part of the Integrated Operations Centre which aims to provide reliable service to our Customers 24/7 365 days a year. We value diversity and consist of various disciplines as we know this ensures we remain nimble and can provide world class energy solutions.

We are seeking forward thinkers, who have a can do attitude, and want to make an impact both to our customers and the future of APA. This is a unique opportunity to step into a position where your curiosity and love of problem solving will be tested each day as no two days are the same.

Sound like your kind of career? We’d love to hear from you.

APA is an equal opportunity employer. The safety and sustainability of our people, community and environment is our focus. We embrace diversity in our people to ensure our workforce is representative of the communities that we operate in.

APA Group focuses to provide you with access to targeted career development programs, competitive remuneration, employee benefits, work–life balance and wellbeing programs.

Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia to be considered.

Role closes Sunday 11th June 2023. Role reference number 4260.

PD is available on request by emailing

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