Open Cut - Maintenance Supervisor

Location: QLD Posted Date: November 14, 2017
Employer: Downer EDI Limited
Employer Job Id: 542372 CareerMine Job Id: 1371238

Downer is a diversified engineering and services business. With over 19,000 employees we build strong relationships of trust with our customers, truly understanding and predicting their needs and bringing them world leading insights and solutions.

Our Mining division is Australia’s leading diversified mining contractor. As part of this team you’ll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to provide safe, ethical and environmentally conscious outcomes that exceed customer expectations.

Position summary


Reporting to the Workshop Superintendent, you will be responsible for the day to day management of maintenance activities. This includes providing direction to the maintenance crews, communicating plans and schedules and ensuring equipment is maintained according to cost, quality and safety targets. A key focus of your role is ensuring optimal safety performance and productivity in order to maximise contract profitability and sustainability.

You will need to be a skilled, enthusiastic and safety-conscious individual who is looking for their next challenge.


  • Nationally recognised qualifications coupled with extensive experience in supervising maintenance operations
  • Current Mining Supervisor Course (G1,G8,G9) and G2 Certificate
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to work as part of a team
  • Current BMA induction (or the ability to rapidly acquire the relevant statement of attainment)
  • A strong focus on achieving results for both yourself and for the company
  • Demonstrated initiative and a flexible approach to work with effective communication skills
  • An overarching commitment to safe work practices and continuous improvement.


  • Our Zero Harm initiative: A genuine commitment to the health and safety of all employees
  • Attractive & competitive remuneration
  • A diverse and supportive work environment where individuals are encouraged to show initiative
  • Access to a range of career development and advancement opportunities
  • The chance to join a dynamic and successful business within the Downer group.

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