Superintendent Track & Civil Delivery

Location: Port Hedland, WA Posted Date: July 17, 2017
Employer: Roy Hill
Employer Job Id: 30044 CareerMine Job Id: 1367744

The 55 million tonnes per annum Roy Hill Project represents the next generation of integrated iron ore mine, rail and port projects to be developed in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Situated 115 kilometres north of Newman, in one of the world’s premier iron ore provinces, the world class Roy Hill Project is the only independent iron ore project with West Australian majority ownership. With a defined mineralisation of more than 2.4 billion tonnes of high grade iron ore, enough to sustain a mine of life of more than 20 years, the Roy Hill Project is introducing a new wave of innovation, technology and knowledge to Australia’s iron ore industry.

We are currently looking to appoint a Superintendent Track Delivery to join our Port & Rail team based in Port Hedland.

Reporting to the Manager Wayside Maintenance, the Superintendent Track Delivery is responsible for compliance and safe execution of the track and civil maintenance programme for the Roy Hill network. This role will ensure the business production schedule; budget and legislative requirements are met.

This is a great opportunity to play a key role within the Wayside Maintenance team as we move from the construction/commissioning phase to steady state operations. You will have the opportunity to assist in the recruitment of the maintenance team, document processes and procedures required to execute maintenance and assist with QA activities required to ensure the technical integrity of the Roy Hill network. You will also be accountable for the execution of the Track and Delivery Maintenance plan and schedule.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will offer:

Essential Criteria

  • Substantial experience in Track & Civil Maintenance
  • Previous experience within a management role
  • Australian recognised Engineering qualification
  • An ability to effectively mentor, develop and lead high performing teams
  • Proven technical knowledge and understanding of Track and Civil maintenance requirements and issues
  • An ability to effectively manage contracts used for wayside maintenance
  • Demonstrated knowledge of maintenance planning, Reliability Centred Maintenance, Total Productive Maintenance and Root Cause Analysis
  • Understanding of the requirements of the Rail Safety Act, Regulations and AS4292
  • Awareness and understanding of environmental policies associated with wayside maintenance
  • Working knowledge of safe working and maintenance policies and procedures
  • Solid knowledge and experience using MS Office Suite and SAP


  • Rare opportunity to be involved in a major integrated mining project
  • Modern housing provided including discounted utility benefits
  • Lead and manage an experienced, motivated team of industry experts
  • Work for a proud WA owned and operated business

A career with Roy Hill offers you the real chance to play a part in one of Australia’s most important and innovative integrated iron ore mining, rail and port operations. You will be part of a high-performance organisation, where a culture of collaboration and personal leadership empowers you to perform at your best. Roy Hill offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including short term incentives.

This position is residential, based in Port Hedland on a 5:2 roster

Shortlisting will commence immediately

Roy Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages cultural diversity, gender equality and non- discrimination. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.

Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

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