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Business Improvement Specialist - Plant & Supply

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.


Are you looking for a challenging position with an expanding company? Our team values your support role as an important part of our growth.
Macmahon are currently seeking an experienced Business Improvement Specialist – Plant & Supply to join our Plant Maintenance Team. The position is Perth Based working at our Head Office near the International Airport. This is a Monday – Friday role, reporting to the Reliability Manager. 

This is a great opportunity for someone to make their mark, bringing skills and experience urgently needed to drive ongoing improvement to the maintenance department and mobile equipment fleet. The role is responsible for developing and implementing business improvement initiatives to drive efficiency through the plant and supply business. The successful applicant will ensure effective change management is in place to optimise business improvement value and maximise consistency across the improvement process.

Your previous experience and excellent technical and problem solving skills will also be called upon to assist in the development of maintenance strategies to enhance equipment reliability, cost savings and increase availability. Effective planning, report writing and an ability to drive collaboration and cooperation across the Maintenance Department are key attributes for this position. The successful candidate will be called upon to enhance Macmahon’s predictive maintenance capabilities and take the lead in driving technological innovation for the Maintenance Department.

To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have the following: 
•    Engineering Qualification;
•    Demonstrated experience in a leadership/manager role
•    Minimum of ten years' experience in a maintenance or asset management position within the mining industry;
•    Highly experienced in managing CAT plant;
•    Exposure to the management of Maintenance and Asset processes of large Caterpillar mining fleet;
•    Exposure to mining heavy equipment maintenance/asset management in Australia and SE Asia
•    Excellent computer, communication, report writing and data analysis skills;


•    Onsite gym – train 1-1 with our PT for free!
•    Free secure parking
•    Dedicated lifestyle, financial and mental health support

Should your application be successful, you will be required to pass a medical and drug and alcohol test along with obtaining a National Police Clearance.
If you are interested in this position then APPLY NOW to join one of Australia’s best known contracting brands and named in the top 20 employers in the country.

Job Summary

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. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.