Maintenance Superintendent - Major Maintenance

Job Description

Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal Pty Ltd (DBCT P/L) is a company that embraces diversity. At Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal Pty Ltd we pride ourselves in being a regional employer of choice and giving back to the community.  We have a strong culture of family and community focus and our people are the heart of our business. We offer hours that let you enjoy a real work/life balance that have you home every night, while having the chance to work with multi-million dollar equipment.

Located 38 kilometres south of Mackay, Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal Pty Ltd operates with a name plate capacity of 85 million tonnes per annum exporting coal from Central Queensland to ports around the world. This wouldn’t be possible without great people - people just like you.

This leadership role is a key member of the Asset Management (ASM) team at DBCT P/L. Working with internal and external stakeholders, the successful candidate would be responsible for the management of a multidiscipline project and maintenance team. With a focus on Major Shutdowns and Projects, you are required to ensure the timely and efficient delivery of work in line with safety, budget, quality, operating and cost targets.

In addition, the role is responsible for the management of the Major Maintenance budget, is required to operate within DBCT P/L’s contractor management systems, demonstrate leadership and coaching with all stakeholders to ensure the expectations of DBCT P/L’s safety management system are consistently achieved.

An expectation of the role is to regularly interact with other Operational and ASM teams to proactively contribute to annual business planning cycles, asset strategy processes and identify, promote and deliver maintenance repairs during planned outages and opportune maintenance periods. 

Ideally, the successful person will have:

Demonstrated leadership and risk management skills as well as extensive commercial experience with managing projects, contracts, contractor relationships and budgets in a similar role
The ability to create sustainable working relationships across teams with a focus on developing and modelling proactive safety leadership behaviours
Experience in creating and managing a positive team workplace culture with an emphasis on role clarity and accountability, reward/recognition and the promotion of asset ownership
A strong maintenance management background with experience leading large multidisciplinary teams in a heavy industrial environment
Tertiary / Post Graduate Qualifications are advantageous however not essential
Prior experience managing major shutdowns, annual and strategic business planning and budget processes

Just some of our employee benefits include:

Monday to Friday role - home every night
Up to 12% Superannuation
Opportunity for Short Term Incentive bonuses
5 weeks annual leave with 20% leave loading
Discounted fuel option and novated leasing
Extensive health and wellbeing initiatives
Learning and development opportunities including higher education
Relocation package provided for the right candidate
DBCT P/L is committed to creating a more diverse and inclusive workforce.

It's time to experience the rewarding career and lifestyle you deserve. For further information about the role, please see Position Description below, or call Megan Holt on (07) 4943 8406.  If you feel you meet the criteria, click "Apply Now" to upload a resume and complete an application.

All applicants must have the ability to obtain a Maritime Security Identification Card (MSIC).

Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal Pty Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Applications close 6pm 27 June 2022.


To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people given the particular risks at our workplace posed by COVID-19, site access requirements at DBCT came into effect on 28 February 2022 and includes the requirement to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.  This is set out in our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy which also contains some limited exemptions.  If you are applying for a position with DBCT P/L, please consider this requirement when submitting your application.  If you are the successful candidate the requirement to be vaccinated against COVID-19, will generally be a term of your employment, as will the requirement to provide proof of vaccination.  DBCT P/L will also adhere to any relevant health directives that may be made, that affects anyone on our site.