Operations Manager
(Poly Welding, Mine dewatering)

Wanted: Operations Manager(Mining- Dewatering) to help us grow from Great to Outstanding

If you’re an accurate, driven and passionate Operations Manager that can lead individuals into becoming a winning team, we have an incredible opportunity for you! Pumps and Pipeline Services is a water infrastructure brand and we are growing fast. We are looking for passionate A-players to help us make an impact and lead our team. We have locations in Muswellbrook and Gunnedah.

Are you a great Operations Manager that knows your numbers and can motivate your teams?

You love being an Operations Manager and liaising with our Leading Hands & Site contacts to manage water infrastructure.
You’re looking for a business where you can be your best and do it every day, where no one will hold you back from growing your division.
No two days are ever the same and you will have the opportunity to step up and make a difference as a leader.

Everyone you know, knows that you know you can get the best out of everyone.

You’ll have excellent attention to detail and passion for getting things right.
You are practical and get along well with others.
You love to oversee the successful running of daily operations.
You have a thorough experience and understanding of mine site dewatering processes or projects/construction on an open cute mine site.
You can professionally liaise with site contacts at a higher level and you know how to get the best out of a team through accountability and leading by example.

Do You Love Helping Your team?

Every great Operations Manager loves getting the outcome for clients through developing an amazing team.
You'll feel a great connection to your clients and your team and celebrate in their success.
You know how to create and maintain amazing culture.

Are You Looking for an Amazing Place to work?

Fantastic Premises, Excellent fleet and equipment, with a great 'vibe' to work in, Tier 1 clients, an executive team that cares and a support team to help you do your 'thing'.

With A 'Boss' That Really Cares?

Let's face it. Your boss can make or break you! Karl and the management team are here to help you!
We pride ourselves on honest communication so that we can help each other improve. If you have a question, issue or just need support we will be there for you.
You'll be supported with regular meetings, further training, and opportunity for professional development and accountability, whatever it takes we help you succeed.

Pumps and Pipeline Services

Come And Join Our Team

The Best Clients to Work with

We are looking for people that want to be a part of an exceptional team. We are interested in star team members that are positive, passionate and can be relied on to do their job right every day.

... With the Best Equipment

You'll find we have the latest Vehicles, Tools and Equipment.
A great ERP system and safety systems. Plus company policies and procedures in place. Everything you need to get the best results from your work and the team. You will be left feeling satisfied knowing you have done the best you could do.

You'll Get Fantastic Training and Opportunities for development

We'll help your career with our fantastic development days, meetings and support.
Plus you get to work with other managers to bounce off and forge relationships with. And with our growth, there will be career growth opportunities.

online learning
Helping Clients

We are after a certain type of ‘Team Player’

We are looking for people that want to enhance their skills and lead an exceptional team.
We are interested in Leaders that are positive, passionate and enjoy being challenged on a daily basis; who lead by example.
A Players that are driven to achieve a common goal by doing their role to the best of their ability while helping others rise and are always looking for the next level, always wanting to be better and help their fellow team members to be better. Is that you

The career opportunities at PPS are huge…
are you the right person and are you up for it?

Frequently asked questions about this role


What will my working hours be?

Between the hours of 5 am to 5pm Monday to Friday. We can be flexible and work with you on this.

What do I get Paid?

Generous salary, plus company vehicle, plus phone, plus bonus if KPI’s are met. Your wage will be dependent on your experience, competencies and your demonstrated ability to complete a task or job.


Where will I work?

You’ll be working from our office but will also visit mine sites in the local area to liaise with clients and your team.


What documentation do I need?

You will need a current coal board medical (less then 12months old) A current poly welding ticket or at least a thorough understanding of the poly welding process (with demonstrated experience managing this onsite) A full unrestricted drivers licence. Have completed supervisory or management training/accreditation or equivalent years in that role.


Will I need to relocate

We prefer our Management team to live within 20 minutes of our business locations.


Do I need a drivers licence?

Yes you will require a full unrestricted Australian Driver’s license for this role.


Do I get a work vehicle

You will get a company vehicle.


What type of work will I be doing

You’ll be overseeing the successful completion of a range of dewatering works for our clients from poly welding, Pipe and infrastructure maintenance and relocation, pump repairs, servicing and relocation. Projects in the municipal and agriculture divisions from time to time. Setting and managing budgets. Ensuring your leadership team meet their KPI’s. Being a champion of good culture.



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