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Maintenance Engineer - Mechani...

  • Contract Job

  • Initial 6 month contract

  • FIFO from Perth 8:6 roster

Mechanical Engineer required for Maintenance Support on a WA Iron Ore mine. $70-85/h + super

Your new company
A WA based Iron Ore company are requiring a Maintenance Engineer for their Pilbara operations.

Your new role
Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Minimise production downtime by investigating failure events and taking actions to prevent recurrence;

  • Maximise the profitability of the operations by optimising high cost maintenance processes;

  • Review engineering specification and drawings, build design modification to improve plant reliability;

  • Optimise Original Equipment Manufacture proposals for reliability program and submits evaluation for decision, including life cycle cost.

  • Develop maintenance strategy and tactics, using Failure Mode and Effect Analysis and RCM

  • Develop budgets, portfolios/programs/projects and business improvement initiatives;

  • Perform problem solving investigations e.g. root cause analysis, fault tree analysis, fish diagram, etc.

  • Support the Superintendent A&I on the effective application of the processing change management process.

  • Enhance performance by providing strong and clear leadership and mentoring of maintenance and production staff;

  • Oversee maintenance strategy development and other critical processes as directed;

  • Provide support to the Maintenance Departments from day to day running of the operation to longer term planning.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Bachelor of Engineering Degree or equivalent

  • Experience in maintenance strategy development and improvement

  • Mechanical knowledge of wear management, hydraulics, piping & conveyor systems

  • Root Cause Analysis and defect elimination

What you'll get in return
You will be offered the opportunity to work with an industry leading company on an initial 6 month contract with permanent possibilities. You will be FIFO from Perth on an 8:6 roster and will be offered an hourly rate of $70-85 /hour.

What you need to do now
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Date Posted
Mining, Oil & Gas
Western Australia, WA 6000
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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