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Chevron Corporation Maintenance Manager - Darwin in United States

Chevron Australia Downstream is a subsidiary of the Chevron Corporation, one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Chevron Australia Products delivers quality fuel products and services across Australia. We operate and supply a network of more than 320 retail locations primarily, as well as an extensive 24-hour diesel-stop network and a fuel card program. We operate three wholly owned product import terminals. Our commercial division is responsible for the establishment, monitoring and delivery of products and services to industries including mining, resources, agriculture, transport, marine and aviation. We offer services such as bulk fuel supply, oils and lubricants, fuel equipment solutions, customized fleet fuel card solutions and expert advice on fuel management and health and safety. More information about Chevron in Australia is available at

Chevron Australia Downstream is seeking to appoint a Maintenance Manager who will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of maintenance and project related work activities across the NT & WA, including Retail service station sites, Commercial Assets and Regional Fuel Depots . Reporting to the Team Lead Maintenance and Construction, this exciting opportunity will be based in Darwin with regular domestic travel.

Responsibilities for the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages the NT Maintenance Team (Maintenance Supervisor and Maintenance Technician/s) and oversees all maintenance and project related work activities across the NT & WA; includes Retail service station sites, Commercial Assets and Regional Fuel Depots as per business plans.

  • Ensure that all maintenance works are completed on time and within budget, to meet required standards and ensure compliance with OEHES. Approves payment for maintenance invoices and monitors costs according to budget and Business Plan.

  • Identifies opportunity for continuous improvement of the maintenance strategy for the business. Manages and oversees the execution of all maintenance activities to optimize resources, service levels, uptime of sites and management of costs.

  • Develops and approves quality criteria and technical specifications within the Scope of Works within NT/WA relative to the maintenance and project activities being undertaken by the maintenance team.

  • Work with internal stakeholders (senior management) along with external service providers to ensure excellent communication of maintenance expectations and scheduled works to be conducted within the region.

  • Prepares business cases and manages the approval processes for Capital expenditure. Develops maintenance strategies, plans, schedules, and controls for all maintenance activities across the region (NT/WA).

  • Manages all OEHES processes and ensuring compliance. Ensures that Safe Work Practices are understood and implemented, by both internal and external maintenance providers.

  • Ensures Operational Excellence by providing assistance to communicate OEHES awareness within the Team and ensuring compliance of relevant processes, applicable HES policy and local regulations.

    Knowledge, skills and experience:


  • Degree or Diploma in Asset Management, Maintenance Management or an associated field of engineering expertise (preferred, but not essential).

  • Trade qualification in a maintenance related field (preferred, but not essential).

  • Relevant technical and/or commercial qualifications.


  • A minimum of 8 years’ experience in a maintenance related role.

  • A minimum of 3 years management / supersvisor experience in a maintenance related role.

  • Experience in the Fuel / Oil / Petroleum industry (preferred, but not essential).

  • Proven ability to produce reporting to Management.

  • Proven commercial experience including the development of Maintenance Plans and Budgets and the analysis and interpretation of financial results (understand and read a P&L statement).

  • Knowledge of OEHES requirements and responsibilities.


  • Minimum Intermediate Level Microsoft Office and Excel skills.

  • Well-developed interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to lead and manage a team.

  • Ability to think laterally.

  • Results orientated.

  • Strong technical skills.

  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders.

  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills.

  • Leadership ability to resolve conflicts, ensure the team is motivated to meet and exceed performance expectations.

  • Very good problem solving skills: ability to anticipate issues and resolve problems.

  • The ability to Coach, Train and Mentor staff.

    Why join Chevron:

  • Chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies and has been present in Australia for more than 60 years

  • Chevron offers career development opportunities to all employees including onboarding, training and development, mentoring, volunteering opportunities and networking groups

  • Chevron is proudly recognised as an employer of choice, guided by a vision of diversity, inclusion and committed to equal employment opportunity

  • Chevron supports work-life balance and offers employees access to various health and wellness programs

Additional Job Description (for Internal Candidates only):

Before applying for this position, you must inform your direct Supervisor and seek their approval and support of your application. Once you submit your application, your Chevron supervisor will receive a system generated notification.

Diversity & Inclusion

Chevron Australia values inclusivity and promotes a workplace that actively seeks to welcome contributions from all people. We actively encourage people of all abilities, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, diverse cultures and backgrounds, LGBTIQ+ identities, and all age groups to apply. To be a part of our success, apply now.

You must be legally entitled to work in Australia to accept this position and will be required to show proof of employability with a copy of your Australian visa advising of visa details and entitlements or Australian birth certificate. An Australian visa check will be completed on all successful candidates.

Position Close Date: 22 August 2022

Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.