Maintenance Leading Hand

Job Description

About the Role:

As the successful candidate, your role as a Leading Hand will see you leading a team to complete preventative maintenance and repairs to heavy duty equipment on an Open Cut Coal Mine. Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will be an integral part of a high-performing, collaborative team.  

  • Supervise a team of up to 15 Heavy Duty Diesel Fitters
  • Carrying out the required servicing, repairs and maintenance on CAT, Hitachi and Liebherr equipment
  • Completing any required field service maintenance, breakdowns, component changes and services as directed to a high standard.
  • Safety focused individual who has a strong work ethic and a 'can do' attitude
  • Passionate about quality of work and has a high attention to detail
  • Ensure all requirements of the site at met to maximise productivity and equipment utilisation
Skills & Experience: 
  • Diesel Fitter by trade with mine site experience
  • 2+ years experience as a Leading Hand
  • Proven and demonstrated history working on large scale mobile mining equipment
  • Previous field service experience would be highly advantageous
  • Current Coal Board Medical
  • Current Standard 11
  • Permanent position
  • 7/7 roster
  • Extensive career development opportunities 
  • Annual leave and sick leave 
  • Accommodation and meals provided
Contact Name: Michael Cooke 
Phone Number: +61 7 3009 9636