Western Power - Metering Business – Systems Analyst Scholarship

Perth, WA

About the Company


Western Power builds, maintains and operates the electricity network in the South West and Metropolitan WA, bringing power to residential and business customers.


The Role

Western Power is offering a 12-month Work Integrated Learning scholarship for a budding Systems Analyst to join their Metering Business System (MBS) Functional Support Team, based primarily at their Perth Head Office.


The successful candidate will be responsible in providing quality functional support for MBS and associated systems and will gain experience and expertise in the Western Power residential and industrial metering systems. Functional support covers all aspects of the end user experience, effective integration with business procedures and processes, management of system enhancements and defects to ensure that it is optimised for business needs.


The successful candidate will be involved in troubleshooting, highlighting defects, suggesting solutions, and extracting data for reporting and analysis from existing system databases. This role would suit someone with an interest in systems analysis and who would like to develop and enhance both business IT and people skills.


Required Skills


  • Solid computer IT/IS skills;
  • Well-developed analytical skills;
  • Good understanding of database schema and SQL;
  • Ability to understand and develop business processes;
  • Ability to work to deadlines and deliver to service level agreements;
  • Strong customer and retailer focus with a desire to build relationships for the long term;
  • Good team player;
  • Willing to take ownership of issues and see them through to a resolution with minimal supervision.


You must be studying toward a recognised qualification in Information Technology / Information Systems at an Australian University.


This scholarship amounts to $38,000 tax-free for 12 months (Full-time).

Send your resume, cover letter, current transcript and proof of residency
to Sarah Maiden at adminwa@acsfoundation.com.au or call 0401 317 879.


  • Type

    Work Integrated Learning

  • Company

    Western Power

  • Scholarship Amount


  • Undergrad or Postgrad


  • Length

    12 months

  • Working hours

    Full time

  • Required residency

    Australian citizen or permanent resident

  • Application closing date


  • Expected start date


  • Location

    Perth, WA