Company: Wood
Skills: Electrical Technician, Instrumentation Technician
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Lytton, Queensland, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood has a collaborative maintenance contract with Ampol to deliver leading maintenance services to their Lytton site.

Wood is currently recruiting for a E&I Supervisor to join the Wood team at the Ampol Refinery based in Lytton, Brisbane on a permanent basis with significant experience in providing day-to-day supervision of Electrical & Instrumentation Maintenance teams in the delivery of work to meet safety, operational reliability, quality, financial and productivity targets.

The successful candidate will provide supervision of multiple activities and work groups ensuring consistency, efficiency and continuous improvement of delivery.


  • Participation in the effective planning, scheduling and coordination of preventative, non-routine maintenance activities and refurbishment programs across site, completing work as required and ensuring service objectives are met within the required time-frames
  • Ensuring duties are performed in line with both Wood's and Ampol client HSE programs
  • Delivering against contract KPIs and business objectives
  • Foster and maintain a collaborative, high-performing and client-oriented culture of safety, continuous improvement and effectively lead Ampol workforce to support delivery of the contract's strategic objectives
  • Understand, work to and ensure the compliance with the Ampol Permit to Work System
  • Management of specialist services contractors to deliver maintenance plans as required
  • Previous supervisory experience in a similar role within the minerals or oil refining processing industries, with a primary focus on maintenance
  • Proven ability to influence and mentor others in HSE principles and behaviours
  • Proven ability to lead work teams and operate at multiple levels and disciplines
  • Customer service skills - able to deliver services that are responsive to business needs and valued by our customers
  • Ability to constructively work across all site departments
  • Strong understanding of safety regulations and policies
  • Ability to plan and prioritise work and work to set deadlines
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Financial awareness and where required the ability to manage budgets


Skills / Qualifications

  • Recognised Trade certificate and QLD Electrical trade licence is essential (Electrical Mechanic, Electrical Fitter/Mechanic, Instrumentation)
  • Dual trade qualification in electrical/instrumentation is required, with a Cert III in Instrument and Control or Cert IV in Electrical - Instrumentation
  • Cert IV in Hazardous Areas (EEHA) required
  • Working knowledge of SAP - required
  • LVR/CPR required
  • High voltage switching operations (desirable)
  • Working at Heights and High risk EWP licence (desirable)

If you're an experienced E&I Supervisor, ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.

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

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

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 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.