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McArthur River Mining

Supervisor Mill Maintenance

McArthur River Mining

Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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Job Posted: 09/08/2018

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Mining, Energy & Resources / Maintenance

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Job description:
  • McArthur River Mine
  • Darwin Region | Northern Territory | Australia
  • FIFO Roster ex. Darwin

Metallurgy Maintenance Department

McArthur River Mine - NT

Ref. No. MRM1398


Glencore’s McArthur River Mine (MRM) is a world-class zinc-lead mine with a long future. You’ll find us in the remote Gulf of Carpentaria 900 km southeast of Darwin and 64 km from Borroloola. We produce and process zinc, lead and silver from our open cut mine. It is then stored and transported to our Bing Bong loading facility and is shipped to our customers all over the world. Our customers use our essential commodities in everyday products for mobility, infrastructure and communications.

At MRM we’re looking for an experienced and driven Supervisor, Mill Maintenance to join our maintenance department. You will be working in a team environment that shares knowledge and skills and have exposure to challenging work that will enhance your career development.

Reporting to the Superintendent Mill Maintenance, key responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Supervises and assigns the work of mechanical maintenance employees and coordination of the preventive maintenance plan
  • Manages the machine process line - technical availability and production tons
  • Implementing procedures and strategies and reporting weekly on these
  • Constantly seek innovative solutions for the optimization of productive plants and for the improvement of maintenance efficiency
  • Collaborate with the Spare Parts Warehouse persons in order to ensure the efficiency of maintenance activities
  • Support Maintenance Superintendent in order to check and control the installation of new equipment
  • Troubleshoot equipment operating issues and recommending short-term and long-term resolutions
  • Supervises and assigns the work of mechanical maintenance employees and coordination of the preventive maintenance plan
  • Ensure training and development of mechanical maintenance personnel
  • Effective management of safety incidents by ensuring that incidents and hazards are identified, reported, investigated and managed.
  • Lead, coach and mentor team members and other employees to deliver on plan and build a high performing team.
  • Support best practice through developing and embedding of functional systems, monitoring key performance measures and sustaining continuous improvement processes.
  • Ensure conformance with the Glencore Code of Conduct and relevant statutory obligations.
  • An overriding commitment to health, safety, environment responsibility and sustainable development.

To secure this role you will need to have:

  • A Mechanical or Electrical trade qualification is preferred, along with experience using Ellipse or similar computer based maintenance planning system.
  • Superior practical knowledge and application of process line maintenance in a leading position
  • Excellent knowledge of planned maintenance procedures, budgeting & cost control.
  • Good computer skills with Microsoft Word, Excel, Project.
  • A strong safety focus with knowledge of relevant OH&S legislation.
  • Demonstrated hands on planning and scheduling skills and an understanding of work management processes.
  • Highly developed written and oral communication skills particularly the ability to communicate technical information accurately.
  • Effective analytical and problem solving skills.
  • An understanding of condition monitoring and asset health principles.

We offer a competitive salary package, coupled with an attractive FIFO roster from Darwin (15 days on, 13 days off).

Applications close at 5.00pm on Sunday, 26th August 2018.