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Primary Team Leader

  • LocationMelbourne, VIC
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in 6 days
    Published on 16 Nov 2021
  • Job no: DGCH8

Team Leader – Primary Assets


At Jemena, we are focused on allowing our people to reach their potential, be their true selves and enjoy working in an inclusive environment with a community focus. Prioritising our employees’ wellbeing, equal opportunities and policies to empower a fully diverse and fulfilled workforce is key; we pride ourselves on meeting our employee’s expectations.

Our people are our greatest asset so having various flexible working options, remote working, paid parental leave and leave purchase plans amongst many other benefits is a key foundation to our success. We are passionate about what we do, and we are proud of who we are.

Diversity and Inclusion

Jemena is an Aboriginal word meaning ‘to hear, listen and think’. We understand the value of a diverse workforce, the ability to work from home, and have committed to creating real employment opportunities through our Reconciliation Action Plan. We look forward to receiving applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

About the role:

The Hiring Manager has stated this is a great opportunity for a passionate and driven individual to use their technical knowledge of zone substation primary assets to contribute to team deliverables as well as proven leadership skills to lead a group of Engineering specialist to achieve business outcomes.


Further to this the role will encompass:

  • On-going Distribution Engineering activities which includes assessment of zone substation primary network asset performance and condition;
  • Coordinating the asset replacement and maintenance programs and associated investment required to meet agreed performance levels;
  • Engaging with e a wide range of stakeholders to coordinate and implement strategies, policies and standards as they relate to zone substation Distribution electricity assets.


Your responsibilities will include:

The core responsibility of this role is to take advantage of the opportunity to affect change on the ground and see your work come to light and work collaboratively to impart true capability uplift for the team. This will include arranging personal development and training for employees, including guidance and mentoring where necessary


Aside from being an inspiring Team Leader we hope you can provide technical and operational support across Assets & Operations and wider business on business initiatives and Business cases in a collaborative manner


Specifically speaking, your technical duties shall encompass development and maintaining of Asset Class Strategies, specifications, and Life Cycle Management Plans that deliver the required levels of reliability and performance of Distribution electricity network assets.


About you:

It is a pre-requisite to have relevant Tertiary Education such as Electrical Engineering .

 Prior experience in a similar position with an extensive work history with Primary Electrical Assets ( Physical) coupled with an understanding of the future evolution of electricity network functions and advancements in technology will be advantageous.

The role will suit someone who has experience in a comparable industry and are perhaps seeking a position with greater breadth where you can educate, mentor and engage. The successful candidate will have “softer” skillset boasting an adaptable 'can do' attitude with a positive, friendly demeanour, strong decision making, a high level of adaptability coupled with a collaborative nature which shines through in your work.

About Us:

Jemena is an Australian energy company who own and operate more than $11.5 Billion worth of gas and electricity transportation assets across Australia supplying millions of households and businesses with these essential services every day.


When you join Jemena, you become part of our diverse, inclusive, flexible and passionate team. We are a team that celebrates International Women’s Day, NAIDOC Week, International Day of People with Disabilities and many other days that matter to our people. Come join us!

As part of Jemena’s commitment to keeping our employees safe, it is a requirement for all employees to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. During our recruitment process, you will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including pre-employment medical, reference checks, national police check and provide evidence of your vaccination status.

Notice to Third Parties: Jemena does not accept unsolicited resumes (or liability associated with fees or costs) from recruitment agencies, search firms or third parties. Interested candidates are welcome to submit their application independently.







  • Closes in 6 days - 03 Dec 2021
  • Published on 16 Nov 2021, 7:29 AM