Job Details
  • Reference371508B_1624332025
  • LocationNewman, East Pilbara, Western Australia
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

Are you an experienced Mining Mechanical Project Engineer seeking a new opportunity to #unleashyourpotential in the WA Mining Industry?


Founded in 1959, Chandler Macleod Group are one of Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions. Our aim is to unleash the potential of both our employees and clients through connecting them with the Bestfit ™ opportunities across the globe.


One of our clients, a well-known entity in the Western Australian Mining Industry, is seeking the services of Mechanical Project Engineer to join the Chandler Macleod Team on one of their Eastern Pilbara sites.


This is an initial 6 month labour hire contract FIFO role ex-Perth only on a 5:2 | 4:3 roster with an immediate start. We are looking for a Project Management all-rounder to predominantly work on processing plant mechanical and electrical upgrades, specifically to manage design and installation of an on-belt analyzer unit as well as assist other projects/Project Managers as required.

As Project Engineer you will have prior experience in managing projects throughout the full lifecycle, and be responsible for stakeholder, technical support, engineering solutions, contractor management, budget, project scope and schedule management on mine site process infrastructure projects.

You will be rewarded with:

  • Attractive hourly rate
  • Roster: 5/2 or 4/3 FIFO ex-Perth
  • 9.5% Superannuation Contribution on ALL hours worked
  • Modern camp facilities (including state-of-the-art gym facilities, a swimming pool, Telstra 4G connectivity, Foxtel, and Wi-Fi is also available on most sites)


Prerequisites include:

  • Project Engineering and/or Project Management experience/ qualification - Mechanical Engineering
  • Contracting background or experience managing contractors would be highly regarded.
  • Strong initiative and ability to work well in a team
  • Ideally site experience delivering projects
  • Previous experience of working on mine infrastructure projects
  • Experience managing execution contractors
  • Strong verbal communicator
  • High capability technical/ business writing skills
  • Willingness to learn and develop in the role
  • Pass a Pre-Employment Medical and Drug Screen
  • Provide a current WA Drivers Licence

A demonstrated, proactive approach towards ensuring the safety of yourself and others is a mandatory requirement for any role with Chandler Macleod. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity, especially when working alongside others, will be highly regarded.
Diversity and inclusion empowers us to unleash our true potential at Chandler Macleod. Our commitment to inclusion spans across race, gender, age, religion, and identity to ensure that our employees feel comfortable being their authentic-selves at work.

If you feel suitable for this role and are ready to #unleashyourpotential with Chandler Macleod, we encourage you to APPLY TODAY!