Works Manager


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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Perth

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 84
  • Education level: Secondary School
  • Closing date: Sunday, 31 October 2021

About this role: Works Manager

About this role: Works Manager

We are currently seeking a Workshop Manager to join a well-respected Global organisation, who pride themselves on being the largest independent provider of repair and maintenance services for turbo machinery, generators, motors, and pumps. A world leaders in their space, our client Sulzer, provides a wide range of engineered products supporting and servicing Tier 1 customers within the resources sector. A permanent role within a brand-new state of the are facility, this position will progress your career to the next level.


  • Manage the overall operation of the workshop and support the team of trades and trade assistants.
  • Work closely with the State Manager and Rotating Equipment Workshop Manager.
  • Uphold long term customer commitments that have been established.
  • Quote and estimate jobs as requested.
  • Understand the flow in each department within the Service Centre.
  • Devise the master production schedule and work orders by holding regular work in progress meetings.
  • Ensure that all work scopes delivered on time and on budget.
  • Manage the costing of job folders on completion of work.
  • Ensure appropriate labour utilisation for jobs is reasonable.
  • Ensure that the Company QESH systems are adhered to in the Workshop.
  • Compilation of projects and customer reports as required.



The Person

We will consider all candidates who have come from an engineering/workshop environment and holds strong technical knowledge across Pumps. As a minimum Supervisory experience is essential, coupled with a personality who is passionate and committed to their career.

  • 2-4 years’ experience in supervisory position.
  • 5+ years’ experience with Electrical / Mechanical - Pump products – essential
  • Strong communication skills.
  • High level skills in time management.
  • Ability to engage and work with others.


  • Trade Qualification in Electrical / Mechanical or related discipline.
  • Current driver’s license – essential
  • Mandatory Forklift License – desirable
  • Heavy Rigid (HR) driver’s license - desirable.



The Reward

  • AUD110 - 130K Depending on experience
  • Bonus
  • 9.5% Superannuation.
  • Fully Maintained Company Vehicle
  • Company Laptop and Phone
  • Permanent long term stable role with a national organisation.
  • Team culture - Attitude and Team Player values at the core of the operation.

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Kjana Scotchmer via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Kjana Scotchmer
Brunel Energy Australia Perth
(08) 9429 5600

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