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Supervisor, Network Facilities

Apply now Job no: 494507
Work type: Full time
Location: CBD
Categories: Projects

About this job

Keolis Downer is the proud operator of Yarra Trams, the oldest and largest light rail network in the world. Since 2009, Keolis Downer has significantly invested in Melbourne’s tram network and community. In September last year, the Victorian Government has awarded Keolis Downer the contract to run Yarra Trams until at least 2024. This is an exciting time for the team at Yarra Trams as we begin delivery of our new franchise term.

In the next six years we will continue to bring our international expertise to Melbourne to ensure we continue to deliver even better, safer, more reliable passenger services and performance, while increasing the value of the tram network for Melburnians and the thousands of visitors to our city every day.

About this job

Keolis Downer is the proud operator of Yarra Trams, the oldest and largest light rail network in the world. Since 2009, Keolis Downer has significantly invested in Melbourne’s tram network and community. In September last year, the Victorian Government has awarded Keolis Downer the contract to run Yarra Trams until at least 2024. This is an exciting time for the team at Yarra Trams as we begin delivery of our new franchise term.

In the next six years we will continue to bring our international expertise to Melbourne to ensure we continue to deliver even better, safer, more reliable passenger services and performance, while increasing the value of the tram network for Melburnians and the thousands of visitors to our city every day.

To deliver on these exciting new challenges, Yarra Trams requires the services of an experienced Network Facilities Supervisor to ensure safe and efficient network facilities.

What the role entails

This position is a great opportunity for an experienced person with a facilities background to coordinate and oversee the execution of the maintenance activities for all Yarra Trams network facilities.

Reporting to the Team Manager, Network Facilities, the role involves:

  • Ensuring that maintenance activities are scheduled and completed in accordance with Technical Maintenance Plans
  • Coordinating and supervising the Network Facilities maintenance contracts for the following services:

    -Bridge and Underpass Structure integrity

    -Network Buildings and Tram Stop infrastructure

    -Fencing

    -Plumbing and electrical fixtures and services

    -Tram network safety markings and signage

    -Vegetation management

  • Monitoring the planned preventative maintenance program in conjunction with the Team Manager, Network Facilities
  • Liaising with the Facilities Administrator for all Service Desk initiated works
  • Supervision and coordination of contractors providing Network Facilities services
  • Supervision and coordination of infrastructure support for Yarra Trams designated Special Events

What you will need for this role

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • Knowledge of the facilities management industry, standards and practises
  • A high standard of understanding of maintenance activities
  • Experience managing the maintenance services for a portfolio of high utilisation facilities
  • Experiencing managing, leading and supervising maintenance contractors
  • Knowledge and experience in asset management
  • Knowledge and understanding of scoping and quoting of minor work packages
  • Experience in fault diagnosis
  • Experience working within a maintenance and construction environment.
  • Experience in utilising and using Maximo or similar in a maintenance environment
  • Ability to manage competing priorities
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Ability to liaise with internal and external customers and stakeholders
  • Intermediate skills in MS Office
  • Ability to work proactively and use initiative
  • Trade or technical qualification relevant to facilities and asset management desirable but not essential
  • Holds White Card for the Construction Industry is desirable but not essential
  • Ability to be on call outside business hours

Interested? To apply for this vacancy, please visit our careers website at http://jobs.yarratrams.com.au and complete an online application form. Only completed online application forms will be accepted.

Yarra Trams is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity across our teams. In support of our Diversity & Inclusion Strategy, we encourage candidates with a disability, of all ages and people of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander heritage to apply.

Applications close: 21st January 2019

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