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Design Assurance Manager/Engineer - Substations

Requisition ID:  750

Endeavour Energy is fast evolving from a traditional ‘poles and wires’ electricity distribution network to a ‘future network’ that uses innovative and sustainable technologies to provide safe, affordable and reliable electricity to 2.5 million people.  We’re also one of Australia’s fastest growing networks, connecting 20,000 new customers a year, including the Western Sydney Aerotropolis. 

Based in Glendenning, this role is responsible for the development of systems and processes to enhance the effective delivery of the design service deliverables including design assurance, delivery assurance and quality assurance.

Roles and responsibilities include:

  • Develop and implement productivity and performance strategies to make step changes in the productivity of the Design Section.
  • Develop, implement and manage the overall quality strategy for their respective Design Section.
  • Develop the right level of governance over the delivery of design services to ensure that the works are undertaken within the constraints specified by Asset Planning and Performance.
  • At a program level define minimum design deliverables and assign the work packets to design delivery work streams based on ringfencing obligations and available resources.
  • Drive improvement in safety performance and model the organisation's commitment to WHS, including the incorporation of safety in design for all design deliverables.

Work with one of Australia’s leading energy distributors and help us power communities for a brighter future.

On offer:

  • You’ll have a significant impact by developing strong design practices which will ensure Endeavour Energy continues to be a leading distributor.
  • We work together, we look out for each other, we offer flexibility and we care about your wellbeing.
  • We are future focussed, with ongoing investment in people, innovation and technology to meet evolving business and customer needs.
  • We provide an essential service; we give back and we help people in our communities whilst respecting the lands we work on.

This role would suit someone with relevant degree or diploma level qualification with extensive experience working in Utilities, Consultancy, Construction or similar industry, with transmission substation primary and/or secondary design experience.

To be successful:

  • Broad knowledge of fit-for-purpose governance process that is both efficient and maintains adequate controls.
  • Identify and develop productivity improvement opportunities including the identification of technology and strategies which improve resource utilisation and works delivery. 
  • Able to build, develop and document processes and procedures to ensure consistency of approach and measurement of outcomes.
  • Develop a culture that is safety-focused, customer centred and efficiency-driven, which aligns with organisational change programs.

This is an exciting time to join Endeavour Energy.  Our aim is to put the organisation at the forefront of a rapidly changing energy sector by investing in new technologies and we believe our people are the drivers of our success. We believe that diversity and inclusion make us better, safer and stronger and we’re proud of our difference and are committed to a culture where everyone feels safe, motivated, valued, included and respected.

For more information conatct Peter West, Substation Design Manager on 0408 247 059.