Peabody Energy

Long Term Maintenance Planner

Peabody Energy

Mackay, Queensland, Australia

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Job Posted: 21/12/2018

Job Category:

Mining, Energy & Resources / Maintenance

Job description:

About the company:
Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability
We offer an inclusive work environment and engage, recognise and develop our employees.
About the role: 
We are currently seeking an experienced Long Term Maintenance Planner at our Coppabella Mine, which is part of the Coppabella Moorvale Mine Complex (CMJV). Our CMJV consists of two open-cut mine operations located approximately 140 kilometres southwest of Mackay that produce premium low-volatile pulverised coal (LV-PCI) for export markets. 
Reporting to the Maintenance Planning Superintendent, the scope of your role will require you to maintain and improve maintenance planning and scheduling to maximise onsite effectiveness. This will be achieved through focusing on developing safe, sustainable plans to ensure equipment availability and reliability.
Duties will include:

  • Ensuring maintenance “best practice” techniques are implemented to ensure equipment is maintained to a high safety, productive and reliable standard;
  • Scheduling and planning activities for mid-term and long-term ranges;
  • Prioritisation of work and time management;
  • An active role in Forecasting Costs for mid-term to long-term work.
  • An active role in crew changeovers through communication with key stakeholders;
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant statutory, legislative, OH&S standards and site policies and procedures.
The lifestyle:
This position is offered on a Monday to Friday roster with 1 rostered Friday off per fortnight and can allow for a DIDO or residential lifestyle.   
About You:
  • Mechanical Trade or Engineering qualification
  • 3+ Years experience as a Maintenance Planner 
  • Strong working knowledge of SAP required
  • Experience with CAT and other heavy earth moving equipment
  • You will also have demonstrated experience in Safety systems and processes include JSEAs, Risk Assessments and permits
At Peabody, we:
  • Commit to safety and health as a way of life
  • Foster a culture of inspiration, innovation, collaboration and execution
  • Are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse workplace
  • Offer a reward and recognition program
  • Provide professional and technical development opportunities  
  • Support employees to achieve professional accreditation

Our mission is to create superior value for shareholders as the leading global supplier of coal, which enables economic prosperity and a better quality of life.
Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us. 
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