Downing Teal Job Search home page

Job Details

Currently viewing job details for:
Maintenance Supervisor

Back to Results Search Again

Maintenance Supervisor

Industry Sector: Mining & Mineral Pro - Owner Op
Job Function: Construction Mgmt/Supervision/Planning
Position Type: Permanent
Location: Queensland - Regional
Closing Date: 26/03/2019
Ref. No.: 122158

Batchfire Resources Pty Ltd is an Australian private company that owns and operates the Callide thermal coal mine near Biloela in Central Queensland. Callide Mine has significant recoverable coal reserves, long-term supply contracts and a growth trajectory to ensure its long-term future.

Location: Callide Mine, Biloela, Central Queensland


Responsibilities will include:
• Lead, develop and mentor a team of tradespeople and work closely with the maintenance superintendent to ensure the effective and efficient implementation of maintenance strategies, safety systems, budgets and improvement plans.
• Work closely with all areas of the maintenance team to ensure that maintenance strategies and plans are implemented in accordance with the overall site plan.
• Ensure maximum availability of all maintained equipment across the site.
• Implement and manage a safe working environment in accordance with site safety policies and procedures.
• Communicate and implement maintenance plans and schedules to ensure maintenance goals are achieved and maintained.

Candidates will need to hold a mechanical trade certification. Your previous experience should also include:
• Recent experience in a supervisory or team leader capacity in mining/heavy industry, preferably in the coal sector.
• Previous experience working with heavy mobile equipment including dump trucks, bulldozers, graders, hydraulic excavators, blast hole drills and draglines.
• A sound understanding of the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act, regulations and JRA’s.
• Effective time management in the mechanical maintenance field.
• Well-developed interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills along with experience in conflict resolution and negotiations.


The position is a permanent residential role. An attractive package including relocation and housing assistance is provided.

Applications closing 25th March can be submitted via jobsearch.downingteal.com by entering 122158.

Click to Apply for this job

For further information regarding this position please contact Luke Mullins at lukem@dtworkforce.com or by phoning on + 61 7 4970 0800

Please quote reference number: 122158 in all correspondence.


Downing Teal has been providing Executives and Professionals for the Mining, Oil and Gas, Energy, Building, Construction, Engineering and Infrastructure sectors for almost 50 years.

Visit www.downingteal.com or Contact Us