Manager Power Systems - Perth

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Location: Perth, Australia

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Position summary

Manager Power Systems - WA

Newly created position
Senior leadership role that will be vital for Downer’s growth in WA
Be part of a high performing leadership team

We have a newly created role for a Manager Power Systems to join our Infrastructure Projects team based in Perth. The Downer infrastructure development business is one of the largest and most experienced providers in the HV transmission and energy markets. As an experienced Senior Manager you will manage a business portfolio, drive project operations and navigate through contractual agreements to ensure Downer’s successful delivery of geographically diverse projects.


Leads delivery team and ensure quality delivery of planning, scheduling according to project requirements.
Lead by example and continually promote relevant aspects of Zero Harm when engaging with operational teams
Contributes to development of project strategy, business plan and budget
Engage with client & supplier personnel on a regular basis to develop and foster long term working relationships.
Lead project delivery team to ensure business meets commercial requirements
Take a leading role in tendering for new business


Extensive experience in the same or similar role gained within the industry essential
Tertiary qualifications in engineering/commercial as well as a strong background in managing projects and operations
Extensive experience in contract management practices including best practice commercial/risk policies and procedures, project management, claims management, reporting and dispute resolution
Experience in different types of project and contractual structures
High level of proficiency to train and mentor others and lead by example
Ability to identify opportunities, improvements and solutions that will enable you to plan and drive continuous initiatives for organisational improvement
Highly effective communication style teamed with strong inter-personal, negotiation and influencing skills
Collaborative approach and demonstrated ability to influence organisational culture


An opportunity to work for a major ASX listed company.
The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined business environment.
A supportive and dynamic team environment.
A workplace that takes responsibility and accountability for the care and protection of peers, the business, the communities in which we operate, and the environment.
Lifestyle, financial, health and well being employee benefits

Downer works to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace that facilitates opportunity and respect. Our focus on gender and cultural inclusiveness is active and ongoing, and through various initiatives we aim to help close the gap between indigenous and non-indigenous communities.

To apply for this role, please submit your resume via the links provided.

We respectfully ask for no agency approaches.

Work Day: Full Time
Employment type: Permanent Job
Salary: Negotiable

Minimal experience: No experience

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