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Workshop Maintenance Supervisor
Brisbane - Permanent Full-Time


Join an award-winning tourism and transport company

Training & development opportunities provided

Access to a range of Employee Benefits


About the Role


The Workshop Maintenance Supervisor will focus on maintaining safety, maximising services and continuous improvement, including preventative maintenance of assets per manufacturer’s recommendations, manuals and RiverCity Ferries requirements. 


The Workshop Maintenance Supervisor will participate in and support the ongoing integration of Health, Safety, Environmental, Quality (HSEQ) and Asset Management Systems (AMS).



  • Supervise and lead the team to complete required daily maintenance activities
  • Lead Toolbox and pre-start meetings ​
  • Perform periodic inspections of recently maintained equipment ​
  • Resolve operational or technical equipment problems ​
  • Provide immediate responses to emergency work orders
  • Drive and maintain project timelines and budgets


  • Great organisational and leadership skills with an attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Effective performance management skills
  • Works well under pressure and meets tight deadlines
  • Computer literate with capability in email, MS Office and related communication tools

Essential Qualifications

  • Trade (Diesel Engine) Qualification (desirable)
  • Drivers licence
  • Work within confined spaces ticket
  • Working at heights ticket
  • Senior First Aid certificate (desirable)


  • 5 years of experience as a Maintenance Supervisor (essential)
  • Marine experience (essential)
  • Experience with CMMS (MEX highly desirable)
  • Strong knowledge of technical trades, cleaning procedures and heavy diesel maintenance
  • Solid understanding of health and safety legislation and workplace practices
  • Familiarity with relevant health and safety standards and regulations
  • In-depth knowledge of relevant assets

How to Apply


Click APPLY and fill in as much information as you can in the track record section of the application, paying close attention to each question.


We are requesting your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are the best person for this position.


Applications close by 5pm Tuesday 21 May 2024


About RiverCity Ferries


RiverCity Ferries is the proud operator of the iconic CityCats, CityHopper and Cross River Ferry networks on behalf of the Brisbane City Council. RiverCity Ferries operates and maintains the Brisbane City Councils Ferry fleet, and associated infrastructure on the Brisbane River. The network is over 20km long operating 30 vessels and associated terminals, including a maintenance and operations facility at Rivergate. The network moves in excess of 5 million passengers a year.


RiverCity Ferries is part of Kelsian Group Limited, Australia’s largest integrated land and marine, tourism and public transport service provider with established international operations in London and Singapore. 


We aim to provide meaningful and sustainable employment opportunities that are free from barriers, support and celebrate the diverse talents of our team members, improve awareness of the value of diversity and inclusion across our organisation, and enable our leaders to champion diversity and inclusion.


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   Posted 07 May 24

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