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Maintenance Supervisor

  • Byerwen Coal Full Time - Permanent
  • Job no: 498223
  • Categories: Other

Work Type: Full Time

Location: Byerwen Coal

With a number of Surface Mining operations across Australia, Macmahon is currently seeking an experienced Maintenance Supervisor for our Queensland Operations. Macmahon is committed to attracting high potential employees and believe that our people define our competitive edge in the market place, driving our growth.

This role is residential DIDO from Mackay, working an 8:6 roster.

The project is a coal operation in the Bowen Basin area. It is located near Glenden and once operational the mine will produce up to 10 million tonnes of hard coking coal per year.

 Key accountabilities of the role include the following:

  • Ensuring a safe workplace is maintained and personnel are trained/competent
  • Ensure safe working procedures and practices are in place and adhered to
  • Supervising and leading a team of maintenance personnel to comply to maintenance plans and equipment life cycle requirements
  • Provide technical guidance to shop floor personnel for mobile equipment
  • Ensure business process are adhered to at all times
  • Accurate recording of all maintenance activities
  • Development and mentoring of maintenance personnel

 The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • A strong commitment to safety and excellent communication skills across all levels
  • Previous Supervisory experience within an open cut mining environment
  • Background and technical knowledge of a range of equipment;
  • Current Std 11 and Coal board medical

In return for your expertise you will enjoy;

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • 8 days on 6 days off roster
  • Working with cutting edge technology
  • Long-term career prospects
  • Training and up-skilling opportunities
  • Working in a safe and efficient operation
  • A fantastic EAP Service


Should you be successful in being offered a role in MacMahon’s Surface Mining Division, 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.


  • Published on 08 Oct 2018, 6:59 AM