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Maintenance Manager

  • Full Time - Permanent
  • Job no: X8J4T
  • Categories: Trades/Maintenance

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with complex projects 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 rewarding career in mining.

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 mining contract includes all mine planning, drill and blast, load and haul, crusher feed and other associated works.

We are now seeking a Maintenance Manager to work on this operation FIFO from Perth or Kalgoorlie on a 4:3 roster.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Ensure implementation of, and adherence to, Macmahon and statutory HSEQ requirements across the Maintenance area
  • Apply effective contract management to ensure maintenance operations are executed in line with contract and client requirements, whilst ensuring financial outcomes are maximized and risks are minimized
  • Build a strong internal and external customer focused culture within the maintenance area to deliver positive project results
  • Build a competent, engaged and performance driven maintenance workforce and provides appropriate development opportunities to build internal capability
  • Champion Macmahon values to ensure they are firmly embedded in the team’s culture
  • Drive continuous improvement and identification of growth opportunities across the business

To be successful in this role it is paramount that you possess:

  • 8+ years’ experience in a senior maintenance leadership role within the mining industry
  • Ability to lead and motivate large maintenance teams to demand high standards of safety and maintenance performance and have a strong knowledge of Caterpillar Mining Equipment
  • Proven record of overseeing effective plant and equipment maintenance processes within a contract mining environment;
  • Strong contract management experience with particular focus on effective delivery to clients;
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills
  • Sound grasp of Mining Equipment technology with a strong focus towards innovation
  • Preferably a degree or post-trade qualification

You will have a demonstrated ability to engage clients and stakeholders to achieve positive outcomes, along with well-developed leadership skills. A sound knowledge of the domestic & international mining industry and markets will be highly desirable.

If these challenges appeal to you, then we look forward to receiving your application.

  • Published on 27 Dec 2018, 4:36 AM