Manager, Maintenance

Job No: 985431

Work type:Permanent Full-time

Location:Aus - NSW Regional

Categories:Supervisory / Management

Advertised:AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Applications Close:AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Our people are central to our success.

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential.

Join our team of industry leaders – because with us, your skills, knowledge and experience will make a difference to the benefit of our clients, communities and project partners.

About us

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

Mt Owen Coal Mine is located 25 km’s north-west of Singleton in the picturesque Hunter Valley, and is Thiess’ largest NSW operation, currently producing over 8 million tons of run of mine (ROM) coal per annum.


About the role


As our next Maintenance Manager you will provide support to our ongoing Mining Services operations and be responsible for coordinating all site maintenance activities for the project in accordance with legislative requirements, Thiess procedures and OEM recommendations.


In this role, you will:

  • Continue to Build a strong and collaborative work team.  
  • Demonstrate and maintain a high standard of safety leadership. 
  • Drive a high-performance culture across the project. 
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with relevant Stakeholders. 
  • Strive for continuous improvement and ensure assets are managed effectively to achieve budget utilisation rates across the mine as a minimum.  
  • Manage employment requirements including recruitment and retention of maintenance workforce  
  • Understand and enforce statutory compliance obligations. 


About You

  • As the successful applicant, you will be a high achieving individual with a focus on building a collaborative and high performing culture within and across your work team.

You will have; 

  • A strong people focus with the ability to drive a high performing team and build strong relationships on all levels of the organisation. 
  • Extensive experience in mining maintenance working at management level with a track record of delivering above average results. 
  • A strong client relationship focus.  
  • Mechanical Engineering or Related Degree (desirable) 
  • NSW Mine Managers, Qualified Mechanical or Electrical Engineering certificates of competency (desirable)  
  • Knowledge of relevant mining related legislation including knowledge of relevant NSW DII MDG’s and codes of practice and relevant Australian Standards 


Our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision: everyone matters always.

Through this vision, we will build a community where respect, value and thoughtfulness toward each person will underpin their ability to bring their full self to work because here they will be empowered, safe and included.


How to apply

This role is an opportunity to make the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, 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. Applications close on Wednesday 21st November 2018

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