regional operations manager in Port Lincoln

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port lincoln, south australia
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mining, resources & energy
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clayton colbert, randstad
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job description

As South Australia’s electricity distributor, SA Power Networks is responsible for building, maintaining and upgrading a network comprising more than 400 zone substations, 74,000 transformers and 718,000 stobie poles. It focuses on achieving high levels of safety, reliability, service and efficiency across both the regulated and unregulated services to more than 830,000 residential and business customers.

A new and exciting opportunity is available for a manager to steer and shape an important region of their network into the future. Reporting to the Manager Operational Delivery - Regional , this position is responsible for the control and operational management of the network across the Eyre Region. The scope and responsibility will cover the strategic, commercial and operational leadership to fulfill all stakeholder obligations. The successful candidate will lead a group of around 35 employees located across multiple depots into a positive future, ensuring SA Power Networks is responsive in its approach and obligations to shareholders, customers and the community.

We encourage applications from managers with operational management experience within a large and complex organisation. Within this role, you will be able to showcase your strong operational leadership and change management capabilities. You will demonstrate your solutions-focussed and driven approach to delivering safe, operational strategic programs and high quality, customer focussed service. The ability to apply lean/continuous improvement principles and further develop a high performance culture, will firmly secure your position as a key leader in the organisation.

This is an opportunity to join a progressive and supportive organisation with a highly desirable culture. SA Power Networks is committed to developing the careers of its people and providing ‘a great place to work, that delivers great results’. This position would ideally be based in Cleve or Port Lincoln. Considerable travel will be required across the region with occasional travel to Adelaide required. Interstate applicants are welcome and relocation assistance can be provided.

To apply online, please supply a cover letter and resume by clicking on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Clayton Colbert, Randstad on 08 8150 7000. All applications will be held in the strictest confidence.


Operations Management


Degree in Business or Engineering