Project Coordinator Dowdens Pumping & Water Treatment

Projects Coordinator

​Who we are looking for?

This a fantastic opportunity for a knowledgeable and enthusiastic project coordinator to work on various projects within the Mackay Region and Bowen Basin.

This role will provide the opportunity for a long-term career in the pumping and water treatment industry with the ability to deliver complete projects focusing on preparation, construction and installation of water and sewage treatment projects.

The successful candidate will either currently reside in Mackay or be willing to relocate and will have the opportunity to develop and grow among a team of experienced engineers and associated professionals.

About Dowdens Group

Dowdens Pumping and Water Treatment have been supplying, installing, servicing and maintaining pumping, pool and water treatment equipment for over 45 years. As a locally owned and operated business, we have the capabilities and expertise to provide our customers with purpose engineered solutions and results.

We pride ourselves on our company values, culture and promote a lifestyle balance that supports you to manage your career and ambitions on one hand; and your health, happiness, leisure and family on the other.

​We promote

  • Work with a professional and diverse team to deliver complete projects
  • Annual staff and family events
  • Job security with a local respected family owned business operated for over 45 years
  • Staff discounts across the Dowdens Group
  • Lifestyle program
  • Corporate Health Insurance discounts
At Dowdens, we promote a lifestyle balance that supports you to manage your career and ambitions on one hand; and your health, happiness, leisure and family on the other.

About our local region..

Location: Dowdens Pumping & Water Treatment - MACKAY

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To be eligible for this position, candidates must:

Demonstrated experience in the pumping and water treatment industry with knowledge of any of the following:

  • Pumps and pumping equipment.
  • Pipes, valves and fittings.
  • Water treatment and filtration equipment.

Experience in either civil, construction, mining industries;

  • Hold a current manual Driver’s Licence (MR Licence an advantage);
  • Be able to work away from home (accommodation and meals provided);
  • Be willing to undertake a pre-employment medical and random drug and alcohol testing;
  • Be legally permitted to work in Australia;
  • Be computer literate with an IT capability including Microsoft Office and Excel.

Candidates will require the ability to:

  • Contribute to the combined Engineering, Project and Workshop team functions for client tenders and projects. 
  • Aid in the development of conceptual designs including technical specifications.
  • Oversee construction, inspect work including sub contracted product and services when necessary / required.
  • Aid with, or conduct, on-site project commissioning and staff training as per product / engineering specifications.
  • Provide exceptional customer service experiences by consistently supporting internal and external Client expectations.
  • Develop and maintain skills, technical and product knowledge.
  • Adhere to strict manual handling, safety standards, corporate work procedures and policies.

Experience and current competencies :

The following experience and current competencies / qualifications will be an advantage:

  • Machinery Operation licences / competencies (front end loader, excavator and skid steer etc.);
  • Trade Qualified;
  • Forklift / Dogger / Rigger licence;
  • Coal Board Medical;
  • Standard 11 Generics;
  • BMA Mine Site Inductions;
  • Confined Space;
  • Working at Heights;
  • Supervisor S123 and G2 competencies;
  • Poly Welding competencies.

Shortlisted candidates may be required to undertake a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Interested to find out more about the Dowdens Group. You can visit the ABOUT page and find out more information including our capability statement.