Company: Wood
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Mount Crosby, Queensland, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood has a collaborative maintenance contract with Seqwater to deliver leading maintenance services in the water industry. These projects cover South East Queensland across multiple locations, assisting Seqwater to provide water for more than 3 million people.

You will be responsible for leading and managing the successful delivery of Instrument / Electrical Minor Capital Works projects and other campaign improvement initiatives in the Asset Maintenance Program.

Based at the Mount Crosby Water Treatment Plant, you will ensure project delivery occurs in accordance with Seqwater processes and project management procedures, including project structures, controls and governance, risk management, stakeholder communications and reporting.

At this time, we will only consider applications from Australian citizens or those with the required permit/VISA for this region, in place.

  • Lead and manage multiple Instrument / Electrical Minor Capital Works Projects and Asset Maintenance Campaign Works, and Low Risk / Low Value Operations Projects with indicative cumulative value of $2M - $4M+ involving personnel from a variety of teams and professional disciplines to ensure the projects are delivered in accordance with the minor capital works program objectives.
  • Supervise and manage the design, tendering and delivery phases of the Instrument / Electrical Minor Capital Works projects, ensuring the reports, design plans and documentation are delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Coordinate with the maintenance team key stakeholders to ensure Instrument / Electrical Minor Capital Works projects are delivered by the maintenance team and/or third-party contractors in accordance with specifications, standards, budgets and project management plan.
  • Coordinate with other Seqwater groups and teams to ensure that relevant concerns are incorporated into the delivery of Instrument / Electrical Minor Capital Works projects.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Single point of accountability for the successful project delivery and hand over to the nominated internal client within Seqwater.
  • Be a focal point for Wood Engineering Services to Seqwater
  • Prepare and present management reports as required on all allocated project issues, including financial performance, to ensure quality and timely information is available to senior management
  • Contribute to the ongoing efficiency and effectiveness of the Seqwater asset management system by developing a detailed understanding of the scope, function and nature of the assets used in water treatment, supply system and bulk water storage.
  • Observe and comply with all Seqwater work health and safety, quality and environmental management systems and procedures.
  • Undertake other duties, which are assigned from time to time by the Manager.
  • In all duties, comply with the behavioural expectations set out in The way we work (Seqwater's Code of Conduct), and our policies and procedures.

  • Minimum 7 years of relevant experience in delivery of Instrument / Electrical Minor Capital Projects with values of $2M - $4M
  • Proficient Computer Skills (MS Suite - Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Current "C" class Queensland Drivers Licence.
  • Knowledge and experience of working of Seqwater / Water industry assets would be advantageous
  • Understanding of the scope, function and nature of the mechanical and electrical assets used in Seqwater's / Water Industry businesses.
  • Knowledge of processes used to assess the condition of the assets and establish the most appropriate maintenance regime for the assets.
  • Ability to analyse data and prepare written reports (eg. Business Cases, Execution Plans, Study Reports)
  • Demonstrated sound written, interpersonal and oral communication skills including the ability to consult with a range of Seqwater employees and contractors.
  • Ability to coordinate minor project teams to achieve objectives of Asset Improvement Projects
  • Self-motivation and ability to work autonomously when required as well as display a willingness to participate positively and constructively in the enhancement of the team environment.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to discuss and implement improvements in procedures and systems.

If you're an experienced Instrument / Electrical Project Manager, ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.

Applications close Friday 4th January.

Apply now and take the next step in your career with this exciting opportunity!

Wood recognise the importance of an inclusive and culturally diverse workforce. We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, Women and members of the LGBTIQ community to achieve a truly representative workplace.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.