Workshop Maintenance Superintendent - Meandu

Downer EDI Limited
Kingaroy, Australia
Closing date
Dec 25, 2021

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Maintenance/Mechanical, Supervisory
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Workshop Maintenance Superintendent - Meandu
Apply now Job ID: 586021
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Kingaroy, Toowoomba
Categories: Maintenance

Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Our Mining, Energy and Industrial division provides engineering and construction, contract mining and asset services to customers in the resources, energy, power generation and industrial sectors. As part of this team, you'll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations.
Position summary
Downer Mining is currently seeking a Workshop Maintenance Superintendent to join the team at our Meandu site which is a residential mine located 25 kilometres south-east of Kingaroy. This is permanent role and a residential position; therefore, no camp or accommodation is provided.

This role will see you provide the maintenance team with effective leadership, planning and resources to achieve zero harm, safe systems of work, quality, performance, financial objectives and operational targets, within budget, to targets of availability and reliability and to manufacturer's specification.

This is a permanent opportunity working a 5:2 roster.

  • Ensure effective resource allocation (such as people, equipment, and resources) to meet maintenance work targets and schedules.
  • Define performance expectations for Maintenance personnel and monitor performance.
  • Track maintenance performance (through supervisors and leading hands), and ensure operational issues are managed and communicated in a timely manner.
  • Review plant performance at the project (in terms of availability, breakdowns and backlog) and ensure remedial or preventative action is taken as necessary.
  • Ensure compliance with the requirements of the site Project Management Plan (PMP).
  • Monitor work of subcontractors to ensure that they implement the requirements of the Integrated Management System (IMS).
  • Ensure familiarity and compliance with the industrial instrument regulating employment conditions at the site.
  • Prepare and monitor budgets and track expenditure.

  • Trade qualifications, plus further tertiary study and a minimum of 10 years' experience in the management of mobile and fixed mining equipment maintenance.
  • Significant experience in plant/equipment maintenance planning.
  • Demonstrated positive safety leadership skills and safety behaviour
  • Effective people management and development experience and skills
  • Strong organisational, communication and planning skills
  • Demonstrated positive safety leadership skills and safety behaviour.
  • Experience working for a medium to large mine operator is desirable.

  • Permanent opportunity
  • 5:2 Roster
  • A workplace that focuses on Zero Harm
  • A diverse and supportive work environment
  • Numerous employee benefits and lifestyle options
  • Great systems, procedures, equipment and people

Please note, resumes will not be accepted via email, to apply please select 'Apply Now' and follow the prompts.

Please note: You must have the right to live and work permanently in Australia

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