- Full-Time Permanent Role
- Key Operational Position
- Darling Downs Power Station based
Working for us
At Origin we have a strong purpose and values that challenge us to find the answers to the big energy questions. Every person that works with us helps us reach that goal. If you bring good energy to Origin, you’ll get it in return. A challenging career. An exciting industry. And the support to grow and explore your potential.
Origin is the largest energy retailer in Australia, and with 4.3 million customer accounts we’re constantly evolving and changing to better suit their needs. Our activities include power generation, energy trading, the sale of LPG, electricity, natural gas and solar as well as the development of new and emerging technologies. Consider your possibilities with Australia’s leading integrated energy company.
This is a unique opportunity to join the Darling Downs team based on site at the power station. Working closely with a broad range of stakeholders onsite and across Generation you will be responsible for,
- Ensuring compliance with all relevant Occupational Health, safety and Environment legislation, codes of practice, standards, policies, operating procedures and work instructions and be actively involved in Origin Energy Health, Safety and Environment Systems and Procedures.
- Managing the steam and water cycle chemistry and chemical programs associated with all aspects of the Power Station including Reverse Osmosis water treatment plants and waste water treatment.
- Care and preventative maintenance of the laboratory and field equipment.
- Assisting with Plant Operations
- Providing expert chemistry advice and support the site team.
- Ensuring sound communication and positive working relationships with all stakeholders across the business and externally.
- Managing the procurement and distribution of all chemicals.
- Providing chemistry leadership associated with chemical plant modifications and upgrades.
- Providing training and familiarisation of chemical and water processing facilities.
- Co-ordinating the site Hazardous Materials, SDS register and dangerous goods register for the Power Station.
- Co-ordinating the environmental monitoring and reporting for the Power Station.
IS THIS YOU?
You will need to be qualified in Science, Industrial Chemistry or Chemical Engineering Degree with proven experience working in a heavy industry chemistry role.
To be included on the shortlist you will have:
- Operation, maintenance and optimisation of water treatment and waste water treatment plants.
- Implementation and optimisation of boiler and chemical dosing, sampling and monitoring regimes.
- Ability to work autonomously and as part of a multi-disciplined team.
- Forklift License.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Advanced computer literacy.
A great team to join
It's an exciting time to join Origin. Together we’re powering a cleaner, smarter energy future for Australia and beyond, always looking for better ways to deliver for our customers – and for our people.
Origin’s Energy Supply and Operations business plays a key role in providing reliable, affordable and sustainable energy to power Australian homes and businesses. We're the largest owner of natural gas-fired power stations in Australia, and generate more than 7,400 MW of power through our flexible generation portfolio. We’re also a major supporter in the growth of renewable supply and storage, supporting a cleaner energy future.
We’re looking for passionate and forward-thinking people to help, who are committed to a zero-harm safety culture, managing risk and driving culture change.
Origin. Good energy
At Origin, our focus is on getting energy right for our customers, communities, and planet. Because we know it’s up to us to shape the future of energy. Today, we serve more than 4.2 million customers, are one of the most significant energy producers in the country and listed in the ASX Top 50 companies.
For more information contact: Jack Betton - 03 9652 5219, quote Requisition ID: 77721
Origin recognises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples as the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia, and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and future.
Here's a little about what makes us, us: www.careers.originenergy.com.au