SMP Superintendent


Port Hedland, Western Australia, Australia

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Job Posted: 27/06/2018

Job Category:

Mining, Energy & Resources / Maintenance

Job description:

No matter where you are at UGL, you will find people who are passionate about what we do; the projects we work on, the services we provide, the communities in which we work, our principles and our people.
UGL Pty Limited is a diversified services company delivering critical assets and essential services that sustain and enhance the environment in which we live. Our capabilities extend across a broad range of services and whole-of-life solutions for diverse industries, utilising world leading, sustainable and innovative technologies. We partner with some of the world’s largest blue-chip companies and government agencies, private enterprise and public institutions.

UGL is a member of the CIMIC Group, one of the world’s leading international contractors and the world’s largest contract miner.

By joining UGL, you will have the opportunity to work with an industry leader, gain invaluable experience and have the support to strive for more in your career.

UGL are looking for experienced SMP Superintendents to join our Iron Ore Operations and Maintenance Project team in the Pilbara across a number of sites. Due to a large structural integrity project, we’re able to offer these positions on a permanent full-time contract.

The SMP Superintendent is responsible for the supervision of the day to day management of the UGL’s Iron Ore contracts including responsibility for HSE, Quality, productivity and planning and developing business strategy with a focus on continuous improvement. The Superintendent is also responsible for the financial management of the project to ensure the completion of the work in safe and time manner.

You will be responsible for:
  • Lead, Monitor and support a team of supervisors and trade persons
  • Ensure the team is implementing innovative, best practice, effective work methods and processes to achieve superior productivity
  • Continue to develop and build a strong working relationship with our client and identify where UGLs services can be delivered effectively to the client
  • Managing and reporting against KPIs
  • Assist with Profit and loss administration – cost control, job tracking, invoice management, cost reporting
  • Apply your knowledge of Safe Working Practices to ensure compliance with all aspects of the safety and environment management plan.
  • Work collaboratively with numerous internal and external stakeholders to maintain strong relationships that contribute to the positive outcomes of the business.

As the ideal candidate you will possess:

  • Substantial experience within a Maintenance / Shutdown environment within the mining industry
  • A trade qualification
  • Sound Project Management Skills, including planning, delivery and reporting;
  • Strong technical trade knowledge and demonstrated ability to oversee complex and fluid project environments;
  • A strong commitment to the safety of all personnel and processes; and
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities through well-developed interpersonal skills and positive influencing abilities.
  • Have the ability to work independently to organise and prioritise demands, handle multiple complex tasks simultaneously within a fast-paced environment

In return for your hard work and dedication you will be presented with an opportunity to work on large operations and maintenance projects. This is a great opportunity to progress your career and to join a team orientated safety conscious organisation experiencing large growth.

This is a FIFO opportunity on a permanent contract and the roster will vary based on operational requirements (likely to be 2:1) from Western Australia and offers an attractive remuneration package.

To join the team, please submit your application via the link below or visit

Diversity and Inclusion is a priority at UGL, so we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of gender, age, disability or ethnicity. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with a multicultural background are strongly encouraged to apply.

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