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Mechanical Engineering Manager

Apply now Job no: 494309
Work type: Permanent
Location: Mackay and Coalfields
Categories: Underground Coal Mining

  • Mon to Fri Roster @ start up with a view to 9-Day Fortnights
  • Secure work up to 4 years +
  • Permanent full-time employment
  • Whole of Mine contractor operation project
  • Accommodation and meals provided in Blackwater
  • Based at Cook Colliery

About the opportunity:

Mastermyne have begun mobilising key staff and underground personnel to carry out initial pre-development works at Cook Colliery prior to being appointed as the Mine Operator. As part of the early-stage project team you will play an important role in establishing the mining operation and to build a team with a unique positive culture that  resonates of the Mastermyne Way. 

About the role:

Setting up our operations with strong leadership from contract inception is critical to our business. Our leaders are hands-on with sharp operational acumen that complement their strategic thinking and belief that our people are the foundation of our success. Walking the talk and visibly demonstrating the behaviours that reflect our culture - the Mastermyne Way - will be key to your success in this role.

Minimum skills and attributes we seek for a Mechanical Engineering Manager (MEM):

  • Develop, supervise, monitor and review the mechanical engineering standards and procedures forming part of operations to ensure compliance to relevant statutory legislation;
  • Supervise, review and advise on the installation, commissioning, maintenance and repair of mechanical plant and installations at the operation;
  • Demonstrate strong stakeholder management skills through building productive and positive relationships with other statutory authorities on site, crews, contractors and alike;
  • Establish and maintain mechanical installations, reticulation and protection systems;
  • Demonstrate visible safety leadership in the workplace through leading by example, fostering Health and Safety awareness among mechanical staff, managing risk and promoting continuous improvements in the area of mechanical safety;
  • Maintain an up-to-date awareness of all relevant mechanical safety requirements, records, legislation and policies and communicate these to employees;
  • Liaise and communicate with the Regulator as required;
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) Australian University or equivalent qualification;
  • Certificate of Competence to be Mechanical Engineering Manager;
  • S123 and G2 Supervisory Certificates;
  • First Aid Certificate;
  • Emergency preparedness qualification - (RIIERR602D) Establish and maintain underground coal mine emergency preparedness and response systems;
  • G3 Certificate - Establish and maintain the risk management system (RIIRIS601D) desirable.

The Mastermyne “Extras”:

  • 100% reimbursement for the cost of approved courses and study;
  • Paid study days for university study;
  • Mastermyne tailored leadership programs
    • Diploma Project Management
    • Brain Science Leadership Program
  • 2 Year anniversary watch + gifts for additional years of service
  • Baby Benefit: Mum’s baby bonus & Secondary Caregiver's new arrival leave can help parents support their family;
  • A Bloody Great Cause, be rewarded by Mastermyne each time you reach a Red Cross Blood Donation Milestone;
  • Hospital Help, have $250 contributed towards your private health hospital excess;
  • Business improvement, safety and innovation rewards;
  • Family Christmas parties;
  • Employee Christmas gifts;
  • Group Income Protection Insurance, discounted premiums for Mastermyne employees;
  • Reimbursement for prescription safety glasses ($350);
  • Salary Packaging;
  • Motor Vehicle Novated Leasing;
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP), well-being assistance that’s free for all the family;
  • Emergency shelter accommodation and paid domestic violence leave.

We have a strong philosophy of growing our own at Mastermyne. No matter your role we support our people to ignite their own learning journeys. It’s part of how we do business and is one of the reasons why people stick with us. We’ve proven that the Mastermyne Way goes a long way. It shapes our decisions, actions and behaviours and we seek out people to join our growing family that share these same values to keep pushing our business forward.

If you want to be part of Mastermyne’s Cook Whole of Mine contract contact our Recruitment Team on 07 4963 0400.


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