Job Details
  • Reference354807C_1583718602
  • LocationGladstone, Queensland
  • SalaryCompetitive Annual Salary
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted11 months ago
  • ConsultantRhianna Wilson

Our client, a large manufacturing company in the mining industry, is looking to recruit a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join their existing team based in Northern QLD. Reporting to the Reliability Superintendent, this position is offered as a permanent opportunity on a 9-day fortnight.


  • Facilitate Root Cause Analysis, determine root cause of equipment failure
  • Facilitate and lead RCM and FMECA
  • Prepares cost and schedule estimates, makes recommendations as to the methodology, equipment, and material requirements as per asset life engineering
  • Ensure the monitoring of critical machinery, and otherwise identified equipment, condition through the optimised use of vibration and oil analysis
  • Develop condition monitoring techniques
  • Optimising critical spares inventory
  • Ensure analysis, upkeep and recording of all equipment failures databases and supply analysed information as to top failure modes and come up with engineering and management solutions to improve MTBF as per plant targets set and plant reliability
  • Ensure analysis, upkeep and recording off all the high cost equipment failures and supply engineering and asset strategy solutions to continuously improve budget costs on repairs and maintenance

About You

  • Relevant tertiary qualification - ideally Mechancial Engineering
  • Proven experience in delivering maintenance and condition monitoring strategies in plant operations
  • Demonstrable experience in maintenance management with an understanding of maintenance and reliability principles and processes including work management, shutdown management, defect elimination and maintenance strategies
  • Knowledge of reliability methods such as Root Cause Anlysis (RCA), Reliability Centre Maintenance (RCM) and systems to apply these methods
  • Understand SAP systems and associated processes

If you believe you have the necessary skills to succeed in this role, please send through an updated resume using the 'Apply' function.