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Plumbing Services Supervisor

Apply now Job no: 537906
Work type: Continuing
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Professional

Classification: ANU Officer 6

Classification: ANU Officer Grade 6 (Maintenance)
Salary package : $80,756, $84,451 per annum plus 17% superannuation, plus tool, industry and trade allowances
Terms: Full Time, Continuing

Position overview

The mission of Facilities and Services Division is to "Enable academic excellence at ANU through integrated and innovative facilities and project delivery." The four key portfolios are Operations, Projects, Maintenance and Corporate & Client Services.

The Maintenance portfolio has responsibility for the delivery of all maintenance activities at the ANU.  This encompasses the management and delivery of all statutory, preventative and corrective maintenance, asset management initiatives and capital renewal programmes. 

The Facilities and Services Division seeks to engage a Plumbing Services Supervisor to move the focus of maintenance services to a preventative service model through its people and enhancing business processes and supporting systems.

Reporting to the Service Delivery Manager, the Plumbing Services Supervisor is responsible for delivering effective, timely and high quality statutory, preventative, corrective and reactive maintenance services and minor capital works across the University.  The Supervisor will have responsibility for supervising and monitoring performance of works undertaken by external contractors engaged for statutory, preventative corrective and reactive maintenance services and minor capital works.

To be successful for the position you will possess a post trade certificate or advanced certificate plus extensive relevant experience and hold the appropriate trade licence.  You will have a strong commitment to Work Health and Safety, and possess effective communication and interpersonal skills and can demonstrate your ability to effectively lead a small team of trade staff undertaking high quality, complex works within a client service delivery environment.

For more information, contact Trent Orchard, Service Delivery Manager T: 6125 9420 or E: 

ANU values diversity and inclusion and believes employment opportunities must not be limited by socio-economic background, race, religion or gender. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

 Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country. 

Position Description & Selection Criteria

Advertised: AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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Updated:  01 February 2019/Responsible Officer:  Director Human Resources /Page Contact:  HR Systems