Maintenance Supervisor


Location: Gold Coast

Job Type: Full time



Gold Coast Infrastructure Solutions (GCIS) is a Joint Venture between Downer and Ventia that has recently been awarded an exciting 10-year contract to deliver water and wastewater repairs and maintenance services, and renewals project works for the City of Gold Coast.


The Maintenance Supervisor provides coordination and leadership of day-to-day site activities across the Mechanical and Electrical Maintenance scope. Our supervisors play an important role in coaching and building the capability of the team to ensure all works meet quality standards and are completed within cost & time parameters.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Manage site-based teams including Electrical and Mechanical direct reports and subcontractors.
  • Monitor site activities, ensuring compliance to statutory requirements, organisational policies, procedures and standards, utilising SAP and CMMS maintenance systems for reporting.
  • Develop maintenance programs and schedules, plan and execute Mechanical and Electrical projects accordingly.
  • Engage with stakeholders across the joint venture, to provide status updates.
  • Ensure the safety of crews, public, facilities, activities and work closely with Zero Harm to develop effective plans, procedures and controls to mitigate risk and hazards.


  • Supervisory experience within Mechanical or Electrical role in a construction or maintenance environment (Water industry experience highly advantageous).
  • Mechanical or Electrical trade qualification.
  • Experience coordinating works in a high-volume environment.
  • Qualifications in Leadership & Management (desirable but not essential).
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Good communication and stakeholder management skills.


  • Permanent role in a long-term partnership contract.
  • A suite of benefits including health and wellness initiatives.
  • Career growth working within a Joint Venture between two industry leaders and ASX listed companies.
  • Competitive remuneration with ongoing training and support.
  • Interesting and varied work, with support from a wider network of water industry professionals within Downer and Ventia’s expansive water businesses.
  • The opportunity to work on the picturesque Gold Coast and enjoy the many lifestyle benefits it has to offer.

For further information contact:

Julia Juricic | Recruitment and Sourcing Business Partner |

Applications will not be accepted via email. Please submit your application via the advertisement.

Downer is recruiting for GCI Solutions on behalf of the JV partners. To maintain our employment balance across the Joint Venture, applicant information may be shared between the partners, and roles may transfer to the other partner. When you apply for this role with GCIS via Downer, you will be asked to provide consent to your information being shared for the purposes of application and assessment and possible employment. You may be contacted by a representative from the Downer or Ventia recruitment teams regarding your application.

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