Job Title: Asset Manager job based in Newport
Employer: Wales and West Utilities
Job Category: Operations
Contract Type: Full-time
Wales & West Utilities are looking for an Asset Manager to help us look after the local gas network. Responsible for managing all distribution systems assets and reporting to the Senior Asset Manager, you’ll make sure we are compliant with all relevant regulations and manage our annual workload plans for the distribution system.
Working closely with colleagues in our Operational and Customer Services teams, you’ll need to be able to build and maintain strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
We’ll trust you to:
– Deliver the current annual workload plan, including replacement, reinforcement, multiple occupancy buildings, above ground crossings and steel pipelines, including budgeting, investment planning, monitor investment delivery
– Lead and manage direct colleagues in our Distribution Systems Management team
– Manage both the business risk, and the health and safety risk, on the network.
– Work with external contacts, such as other Gas Distribution Networks, IGEM, HSE and Ofgem to ensure strategic delivery of the Asset Management vision
– Attend appropriate committee meetings to update Senior Managers and Executive Members of key business decisions.
You’ll need to have:
– Experience and knowledge of business and health and safety risk management.
– The ability to lead and manage a team/department
– Experience in delivering a programme of investment within budget and timescales.
– Experience with internal and external customers and regulators.
– Knowledge and experience of appropriate Codes of Practice, Wales & West procedures and Legislative requirements.
You can read a detailed job description on our website.
As we are a safety critical organisation, all offers of employment are subject to drug & alcohol screening.
Wales & West Utilities is a values-based business. You can find out more on our website.
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