Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering an end to end service offering to clients throughout Australia and South East Asia. Delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.
The Macmahon Underground Raise Drilling team are seeking an experienced Maintenance Superintendent to be based out of our Lonsdale workshop on a 5/2 roster. You will be required to provide effective supervision to the plant maintenance crews to ensure delivery requirements in terms of safety, leadership, plant service delivery and cost. Working in this role you will be required at times to fly to various sites to support the Raise Drilling projects.
Additionally the role is to ensure all allocated equipment on site is maintained to the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) standards and provided ‘fit for purpose’ to the mining operations teams for safe and efficient use in achieving the business plan. The aim of this role is to effectively supervise the execution of all activities to ensure all preventative and breakdown service work is carried out to the specification and quality required.
To be successful you will have the following skills and experience;
Extensive knowledge of a range of Raise Drilling equipment and Underground Ancillary Plant
Detailed knowledge of mining and safety regulations
Mechanical knowledge to a level of understanding equipment capabilities, maintenance scheduling and preventative maintenance methods
Stock taking and stock control
Required to travel to various sites throughout Australia
Working to a budget
Underground experience an advantage
Good hydraulic knowledge, fault finding, schematics.
Require fortnightly site visits to Olympic Dam - BHP where our main operations are currently undertaken.
Supervisory management skills
Not less than five years trade experience as a Tradesperson
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills
Current "C" Class Drivers Licence or equivalent
Current First Aid Certificate
A ‘can do’ attitude with a strong desire to succeed in the role
Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication and engagement skills
To be successful in being offered a role in Macmahon’s Underground Mining Division, you will be required to pass a pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol screen and you will also need to provide a National Police Clearance.
If you are interested in this position then please APPLY NOW and create a profile on our Live Hire portal. We look forward to receiving your application.