Asset Manager - Engineering - Ventia - Brisbane - 9 Nov 2018

Full Time - Posted on November 8, 2018

Ventia is one of the largest infrastructure service providers in Australasia.

We have a rich history and solid track record of delivering services that provide the best outcomes for our clients and our people. We have a strong, inclusive culture that values our people and provides clear direction for our professional activities and our personal behaviours. 

We provide long-term operation, maintenance and management of critical public and private assets and infrastructure across telecommunications, transport, local government, water, power generation, electricity, gas, healthcare, education, resources and defence industries. 

Join our team to be part of a prestigious facilities management contract supporting our client to deliver secure, affordable and sustainable energy solutions

About the role

We currently have an opportunity for a Strategic Asset Manager, reporting to the Project Account Manager for a state-wide portfolio.

You will be responsible for the strategic maintenance ensuring that maintenance schedules are developed in line with ISO55001 and Australian Standards. As a senior leader in the contract team, you will be required to mentor and manage to ensure a high standard of operations and client satisfaction.

Duties include but not limited to:

Maintain and update component registers and maintain service records

Ensure annual certification and fire safety statements are recorded and submitted

Ensure that maintenance work orders are raised to the appropriate subcontractors

Adjust planned maintenance schedules to introduce or maximise efficiencies without compromising maintenance or regulatory compliance integrity whilst maintaining optimal lifecycle performance

Drive tactical and operational guidance, ensuring asset management outcomes are effectively implemented across the portfolio

About you

To be successful in this role you will have experience in a similar Strategic Asset Manager role for a large distributed portfolio with remote management operations. 

You will be able to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team as well as managing your own workload and be able to lead a culture of “safety and health above all else” and be environmentally responsible.

You will have:

Tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Asset Management or Business

Minimum of 8 years’ experience in position which provided base of technical proficiency and accountability for results in a similar sized contract

Senior level management experience in FM services industry

Proven experience in the management of a large portfolio of assets

Broad experience in the building/service industry and knowledge of building and service regulations and statutory obligations

Highly developed general business management skills, including finance and computer literacy

Proven leadership and interpersonal skills and the ability to train, coach and develop staff

Highly articulate, with effective oral and written communication skills

Proven ability to give sound advice to management

What Ventia can offer

With the opportunity to work within an international facilities management team, Ventia can offer innovative dynamic opportunities across Australia.

If you are a passionate person, looking for a new, diverse and rewarding opportunity, apply now!