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Maintenance Superintendent

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering an end-to-end service to clients throughout Australia and South East Asia.  Delivering a comprehensive range of civil work, surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

Due to our ongoing growth, Macmahon is currently seeking enthusiastic and experienced people to join the team at the King of the Hills (KOTH) mine located in the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia, 28km north of Leonora. Macmahon has secured a five-year Surface and Underground mining contract with RED 5 Ltd. The mine anticipates annual production above 200kozpa. KOTH is Australia’s next major Gold Mine, which will feature state-of-the-art technology, 85% new plant and brand-new camp facilities.

Macmahon is committed to attracting high potential employees and believe that our people define our competitive edge in the marketplace, driving our growth.

We are currently seeking for an experienced Maintenance Superintendent on an 8:6 Roster to the Project with responsibilities not limited to:

  • Lead by example, work, promote and manage in accordance with all established work rules, HSEQ legislation, standards, policies and procedures
  • Ensure, so far as is possible, the provision and maintenance of a work environment, in which employees are not exposed to hazards
  • Motivate and engage employees and contractors to achieve high standards of safety performance
  • Coordinate and supervise the maintenance works (mobile and fixed mechanical equipment) for the successful completion of planned repairs and to provide effective responses to unscheduled repairs or breakdowns.
  • Coordinate and develop the assigned subordinates in repairing/overhauling for maintenance on equipment and in order to optimize workable time and to minimize turn-around time of each maintenance event.
  • Keep updated on the latest technical developments from OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturers) in order to be advised on any technical problem
  • Model and promote behaviours in line with Macmahon values

To be successful you will have the following skills and experience

  • 7+ years' leadership experience
  • Australian recognised Trades Certificate
  • Deep knowledge upon practical application of mechanical/electrical/heavy mobile equipment’s & safety legal requirements
  • Have extensive experience in plant operational works with a capability in monitoring direct staff or subcontractors
  • Experience working at mining/civil contractor is preferred.

There is the opportunity to be part of an enthusiastic, dynamic, approachable, and friendly team with future prospects within a well reputed organisation. 

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.