Maintenance Superintendent

Job No: 981653

Work type:Permanent Full-time

Location:Aus - QLD Bowen Basin

Categories:Engineering - Mining, Thiess

Advertised:E. Australia Standard Time

Applications Close:E. Australia Standard Time

Thiess is the world's largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Our life-of-mine insight, tailored approach and commitment to excellence keep us at the leading edge…optimising the mining value chain for each client.

And we're not done. We continue to drive innovation, through long-term relationships, so our clients are best positioned in a competitive global market. Our people are central to our success and are empowered to contribute their skills, knowledge and experience to continually exceed industry benchmarks. Our culture is built on our Principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery, underpinned by a commitment to safety in everything we do. 

As our next Maintenance Superintendent reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.


Peak Downs is located 6km south-east of Moranbah in the Bowen Basin.

The Role

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance Superintendent is responsible for the safe and efficient running of day-to-day maintenance operations. The Maintenance Superintendent must assure the quality of maintenance work, so that reliable plant and equipment is available for project operations. As part of the maintenance leadership team for Peak Downs, the Maintenance Superintendent provides leadership and direction to Maintenance Supervisors, ensuring alignment of maintenance objectives with production objectives.

To be successful in this role you will possess strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to establish effective working relationships with key internal and external clients. You will demonstrate the ability to deliver on time maintenance of all mobile plant in a challenging environment.

Role Requirements:

  • Trade Certificate/Engineering degree or equivalent qualifications
  • Experience in a mobile mining plant maintenance environment
  • Experience supervising a site based maintenance team
  • Knowledge of job specific computer programs essential


8 days on followed by 6 days off.

How to apply 

This role will provide you with the opportunity to make the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, leadership development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment there is no better time to join Thiess. To apply for this role please follow the below link.

We are committed to developing a diverse workforce that represents the communities in which we operate.

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