Job Details
  • Reference364532A_1602746574
  • LocationKwinana
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted13 days ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

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 around the globe.

One of our clients, a major manufacturer and supplier of chemicals, fertilisers and related services to the mining, mineral processing, industrial and agricultural sectors, is seeking the services of an experienced Senior Planning Maintenance Engineer based at their Kwinana offices for a minimum period of 12 months on a Monday - Friday (38 hour week) Roster. The Senior Planning Maintenance Engineer will plan, supervise and execute major and annual gauze change shutdown planning activities covering all plants within the Chemicals East Division manufacturing facility.

The main duties of this role include:

  • Preparing individual SOW and overseeing detailed schedules for all work associated with major
  • shutdowns.
  • Constructive review and testing of critical path logic to optimize shutdown
  • duration and cost of activities.
  • Prepare accurate budgets and man hour estimates for major shutdowns.
  • Provide monitoring and timely reporting of shutdown progress to plan.
  • Executing daily work cost tracking and budget reconciliation post shutdown.


You will be rewarded with:

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • 8 hour days ex-Shutdowns
  • Perth based role - SOR
  • 9.5% Superannuation Contribution on ALL hours worked
  • The opportunity to further your experience with a well-known organisation in WA
  • A high-performing and friendly work crew


This is a wonderful opportunity to expand on your experience alongside a friendly work crew within a safety conscious work environment.

Successful candidates will have the following work experience:

  • Mechanical engineering / Diploma background.
  • Minimal 10 years' planning experience in shutdown maintenance as a Senior Planner in a chemical manufacturing plant or similar industry
  • Must have proven experience and advanced knowledge of Primavera P6 and conversant with JDE.
  • Demonstrates effective leadership by influencing others to achieve business outcomes
  • Applies best practice industry standards in regard to shutdown planning.
  • Continuously challenges and strives to improve shutdown planning processes Understands and articulates how operational activities contribute to Business Unit/Divisional performance

The successful candidate will be required to pass a Pre-Employment Medical and Drug Screen and provide a current WA Drivers Licence and Australian working rights.

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!