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Lines Section Leader

Powerlink Queensland

Location: Virginia

Job Type: Full time

Posted


Powerlink is a leading Australian provider of electricity transmission services, delivering safe, cost effective and reliable solutions. Our purpose is to connect Queenslanders to a world-class energy future, providing electricity to five million Queenslanders and 238,000 businesses.

Powerlink are inviting applications for an experienced Lines Section Leader to join their Virginia Based Operations and Service Delivery Team! Join a stable and rapidly expanding organisation with strong growth plans and an exceptional culture.
  • Leadership opportunity within our Operations and Service Delivery team
  • Join a rapidly-expanding organisation with strong growth plans
  • Rewarding and meaningful work + exceptional employee benefits

Your Role

Leading a team of around 20 Field Delivery staff, you’ll join a rapidly expanding business with an exceptional team-culture and a strong commitment to its people. You’ll delivery safe and efficient execution of work packages and ensure the effective accountability, and development of your team’s capability and performance. You’ll lead and manage Line and Easements field staff and provide day to day technical expertise in your field, ensuring a strong commitment to safety practices designed to increase your team’s safety performance.

About you

Working collaboratively with team members, customers and internal stakeholders, you will enjoy variety in your work, complex problem solving, and have a passion for providing high quality outcomes.
Your success in this role will rely on your strong ability to provide technical expertise and guidance, to ensure the delivery of safe, high quality, efficient and cost-effective services by team members. This is shown through the success of your previous work and/or projects.

With strong interpersonal and people management skills, you have well-rounded capabilities in mentoring, coaching and leading others, as well as an interest in strategy and process improvement. You also have a Queensland Electrical Work License (Electrical Linesperson - Transmission) or relevant trade certificate, HR Class Driver’s Licence, and the ability to obtain a Powerlink Queensland authorisation as a SAHVEA Lines recipient.

What next?

If you see yourself in this opportunity, then we want to hear from you!

To apply please click on the Apply button to be taken to our careers page to start the application process, attaching your resume and cover letter responding to the "About you" section above. Please monitor your email for further communication regarding the progress of your application.

Applications close on Sunday, 29th of January, at 11.59pm.

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity or to request a copy of the position description, please reach out to the Recruitment Team at recruitment@powerlink.com.au

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

About Powerlink

Powerlink is a leading Australian provider of electricity transmission services, delivering safe, cost effective and reliable solutions. Our purpose is to connect Queenslanders to a world-class energy future, providing electricity to five million Queenslanders and 238,000 businesses. At Powerlink, we offer:

  • Family friendly and flexible working arrangements
  • 14 weeks paid parental leave - at full or half pay
  • Substitution of Public Holidays
  • Bright, open office layout
  • Free undercover parking and charging stations for electric vehicles
  • Access to a corporate health plan with employee discounts
  • Annual flu vaccinations
  • Onsite gym facilities
  • Access to an employee assistance program
  • Various other forms of leave that support you to support your community.

Our attractive employment terms and conditions are enhanced by a broad range of benefits including, salary packaging novated lease vehicles, and access to an onsite credit union and cafeteria.

Our people strategy focuses 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. Providing employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People is also an important part of our commitment to Reconciliation. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.