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Asset Engineer

The Mid-Western Region is located in the Central Tablelands of NSW, just over 3 hours from Sydney. With it being one of regional NSW's fastest-growing areas, Mudgee provides many reasons to relocate with great lifestyle benefits and the opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. The region's community is welcoming and friendly, which is why the region has become a popular location for tree changers who have had enough of traffic jams, congestion and long work hours. As the Mid-Western Region continues to grow and prosper at a steady rate, Council now employs over 400 staff members and has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Asset Engineer to work with and support the operational managers, engineers and asset custodians in the development and operation of Council’s asset and maintenance management systems. Key Accountabilities
  • Implement improvements in Asset Management practice across the organisation
  • Participate in the management of Council’s corporate AMIS to ensure systems development and functionality meets Council’s needs
  • Participate in the development of annual capital works programs based on asset management principles and the input from operational managers
  • Participate in the development of Councils Asset Management policy, strategy and plans in conjunction with operational managers
  • Manage and maintain asset data including condition data within the Local Government Area
  • Provide asset management support including reporting and creation of new assets and maintaining the integrity of current asset registers
  • Implement the rollout of mobile technology to field staff
  • Participate in the development and implementation of a Maintenance Management Systems
  • Participate in other activities to support the Department including; Engineering Design work, preparation of Contract documentation, preparation of estimates, supervision of minor works by day labour or contract, investigation and resolution of traffic management issues and Development assessment work, as directed by the Manager Infrastructure Planning
  • Participate in the delivery of excellent customer service including community consultation regarding infrastructure projects and services
  • To actively promote and demonstrate the core values and behavioural requirements of the Workplace Environment Statement
To be successful in this role you will have
  • Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent recognised by the Institute of Engineers Australia
  • Class C Drivers Licence
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and interact at all levels on technical advice and policy issues to both internal and external clients
  • Experience in asset management within Local Government
  • Ability to lead a small team to achieve corporate goals
  • Proven ability in the use of effective decision making and problem solving techniques/processes
  • High level of computer systems literacy
  • Knowledge of workplace health and safety responsibilities and a commitment to attending relevant WHS training
The salary range being offered for the position of  Assets Engineer is $3233 -$3639 gross per fortnight (dependent on skills, qualifications and experience) plus superannuation, a 19 day month and long service leave after 5 years. Please note - you must address the selection criteria contained in the online questionnaire for your application to be considered. Mid-Western Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia to apply for any positions at Council. Mid-Western Regional Council is committed to acting in the best interest for our staff, their families and the community at large. As such, Council requires all current staff and potential staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and you will be required to provide evidence of your vaccination status (or medical contraindication) if you’re invited for an interview or commence employment with Council. Further information can be obtained from: Rusha Rayan, Asset Management Coordinator (02) 6378 2783 Kim Stanton or Melanie Nelson, HR Officers (02) 6378 2943
Closed 3 days ago
Closed 3 days ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering, Engineering Aerospace Aeronautical, Engineering Chemical

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  • Locations:

    New South Wales,

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  • Closing Date:8th Aug 2022, 12:00 am

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