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Maintenance Planner (Mobile Plant) - Tropicana

  • Tropicana Gold Project Full Time - Permanent
  • Maintenance Planner Specialist
  • Maintenance Planner
  • Job no: GCGTY
  • Categories: Planning/Scheduling, Maintenance Planning

Build Your Career with a Leading Mining Contractor!

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company delivering an end to end service offering to clients throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. With extensive experience in both surface and underground mining operations, Macmahon offers exciting opportunities for career growth across a range of locations and commodity sectors.

The Tropicana Gold Project is a large gold mining operation located 330km north-east of Kalgoorlie, on the edge of Western Australia's Great Victoria Desert. Macmahon's 10-year mining contract includes all mine planning, drill and blast, load and haul, crusher feed and other associated works. We have been also recently awarded a long term underground mining contract for the development of the new Boston Shaker mine.

  • Great opportunity to advance your career with a leading mining contractor
  • Family friendly 8 days on 6 days off roster, flying in and out of Perth
  • Integral part of a close-knit mobile plant maintenance team

We are currently looking for an experienced Maintenance Planner to join our Team at Tropicana. Reporting to Maintenance Superintendent, this role is responsible for delivering safe, efficient, accurate and cost effective maintenance plans for our mobile plant and equipment. 

Daily duties include but are not limited to:

  • Planning of preventative maintenance tasks at agreed intervals using the Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS);
  • Validating and implementing a preventive and predictive maintenance programs to include equipment inspection sheets, inspection intervals to maintain equipment reliability, preventive maintenance check sheets for all mobile plant equipment;
  • Providing guidance to maintenance personnel by actively engaging with them, transferring knowledge on maintenance systems, processes and strategies, asking probing questions and challenging the status quo to improve maintenance planning, execution, fault finding and diagnostics;
  • Maintaining and updating records of maintenance costs and plant history;
  • Prioritising planned and unplanned maintenance tasks;
  • Forecasting parts and materials for all planned maintenance; and
  • Ensuring all labour and materials are correctly costed to respective assets.

About you:

  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably within an open pit mining environment;
  • Proven track records of working on maintenance plans for large heavy mobile mining fleets;
  • Demonstrated experience working with various CMM systems;
  • Well- developed organisational skills;
  • High level of analytical ability and troubleshooting expertise;
  • Advanced interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Demonstrating commitment to Macmahon safety culture and values;
  • Current Drivers Licence.

As a part of the recruitment process for this role you may be required to complete a pre-employment medical, inclusive of laboratory drug and alcohol screen and complete a criminal history and qualification checks.

To register your interest, please click the 'Apply Now' and set up a profile in our LiveHire portal with your current CV. 

  • Published on 02 Aug 2019, 7:34 AM