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Maintenance Superintendent

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  • Job no: MXMH3
  • Categories: Site Supervisory

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector throughout Australia and South East Asia.

We are seeking an experienced Maintenance Superintendent to join the onsite mobile maintenance team. Working an 8:6 roster FIFO from Perth this position will be responsible for overseeing both the long term and day to day maintenance requirements of a wide range of plant fleet and equipment.

Key accountabilities of this role include the following:

  • Ensuring a safe workplace is maintained and personnel are trained/competent
  • Ensuring safe work procedures and practises are in place and adhered to
  • Supervising and coordinating the mobile maintenance activities on site
  • Ensuring adherence to maintenance plans, budgets and the availability and reliability of equipment on site
  • Providing strategic direction on mobile equipment maintenance strategies and improvement initiatives
  • Ensuring compliance with business processes and work is planned and scheduled
  • Developing and mentoring of Maintenance personnel
  • Ensuring the Stores function optimises spare parts and repairables to meet forward workload
  • Ensuring adequate resources are consistently available to meet business requirements

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • A strong commitment to safety and excellent communication skills across all levels
  • Relevant trade/ engineering qualifications (ideally HD Fitting)
  • The ability to build and develop capability within a high performing team
  • Previous senior leadership experience within an open cut, mining environment
  • Strong background in heavy mobile maintenance and equipment lifecycle/strategies
  • Demonstrated experience working in a remote location


  • Extensive camp facilities including; 24 hour gym, outdoor pool, golf driving range, tennis and basketball courts, lawn balls, indoor squash court, football oval & cricket nets
  • Permanent room allocation
  • Perth Airport to camp in just 2 hours!
  • Dedicated lifestyle, financial and mental health support

Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop.

APPLY NOW and Grow with Us!

  • Published on 02 Apr 2019, 9:31 AM