Asset Maintenance & Engineering Manager

Location: Mount Isa Qld Posted Date: April 14, 2019
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Employer Job Id: A3F4B142 Careermine Job Id: 1762685
  • Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
  • Senior Leader Position
  • Excellent Remuneration Package & Relocation


Asset Maintenance & Engineering Manager

Zinc Processing

Mount Isa, QLD



Do you want to take charge of the maintenance for one of the largest, most iconic processing operations in Australia? Does the idea of leading a large team to deliver maintenance strategy, tactics and execution suit the next step in your career? Are you a Maintenance & Engineering professional that wants to make a difference and work in a role that gives you the scope to do so? If so, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for an ambitious, driven individual to join our North Queensland Zinc Operations in a key management role.

Reporting to the General Manager for NQ Zinc Processing as part of the Senior Leadership team, you will be responsible for leading the Assets & Engineering function across the Zinc Concentrator and Lead Smelter. In this high-impact role, you will lead safety, continuous improvement and maintenance strategy, with full accountability across the entire maintenance and engineering functions (reliability management and capital projects, which includes long term capital management optimisation. You will have the opportunity to build, implement and improve maintenance systems and strategy, whilst leading and building capability for high-performance execution teams.

First and foremost, you can demonstrate a strong track record for leading safety and driving safe maintenance and engineering practices. You have a strong background in fixed-plant maintenance and engineering in heavy industry, with a track record of sophisticated usage and improvement of maintenance systems and reliability. A relentless focus on continuous improvement and your ability to generate and use effective data and reporting will crucial to success in this role.

This role is based residentially in Mount Isa, where you'll connect with a fantastic range of possibilities both in, and outside of work. As part of an industry-competitive reward package, you'll have access to company provided housing, vehicle and work a 9-day fortnight.

Our mining operation is on land traditionally owned by the Kalkadoon People and we respect their rights and interests. Mount Isa Mines encourages suitably qualified Indigenous applicants to apply.