Maintenance Supervisor

Job No: TBG186
Location: Singleton

MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR

Working with The Bloomfield Group

The Bloomfield Group is a proud and successful Australian mining and engineering group. Australian owned and operated, we have been part of the community for more than 80 years and now employ hundreds of local people.

The Bloomfield Group operates two open-cut coal mines in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales. These operations are our Rix’s Creek Mine northwest of Singleton, and our Bloomfield Mine east of Maitland. Coal from the Rix’s Creek Mine and Bloomfield Mine is railed to the Port of Newcastle, and loaded onto ships using Port Waratah Coal Services (PWCS). Bloomfield is a founding member and shareholder of PWCS, and we proudly own and operate Kings Engineering, a leading NSW Engineering business.

About the role

The Rix’s Creek Mine Maintenance Team, part of The Bloomfield Group, is looking to appoint a Maintenance Supervisor with either a Mechanical or Electrical trade qualification. The role will operate on a rotating 24/7 roster to provide direction to work teams to address maintenance issues on a range of open cut mining equipment in a productive manner and in accordance with The Bloomfield Group Health and Safety Management Systems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Confirm safe execution of maintenance personnel practices when supervising workers on shift.
  • Develop and mentor maintenance personnel to build an internal talent pipeline
  • Provide trades with technical advice & assist with fault diagnosis when required
  • Implement a focus on building and maintaining a strong culture within the crew and wider maintenance department
  • Confirm all servicing and maintenance work performed in accordance with Company safety requirements, Standard Work Procedures, Management systems, and JSAs.
  • Confirm all plant and equipment is maintained in accordance with the required standard for specific equipment by following documented repair procedures and manufacturers recommendations.
  • Contribute to the achievement of production targets by confirming all maintenance jobs, particularly routine and preventative maintenance tasks, are promptly and safely actioned and completed to a high standard.
  • Participate in the development of equipment maintenance plans for increasing availability, improving reliability and reducing maintenance costs.
  • Contribute to the reduction of maintenance costs by confirming all routine and preventative maintenance tasks are fully completed in the week they are scheduled, and all maintenance jobs are correctly actioned the first time to eliminate rework by the identification of high cost maintenance activities.
  • Responsible and accountable for managing planned and breakdown maintenance for the shift through excellence in utilising human and physical resources consistent with Company systems and procedures.
  • Inspect the quality of parts and materials issued from the stores to confirm they meet the required standard(s) and are suitable, prior to installation.

Essential Criteria

  • Mechanical or electrical trades qualification from a recognised institution
  • Experience as a tradesperson in an open cut coal mine on a broad range of equipment
  • Supervisory experience in a similar industry/role.
  • Experience in troubleshooting, and proven evidence of careful consideration of risk-factors in undertaking any task
  • Proven knowledge of maintenance planning and asset management principles.
  • Good written and verbal communication.
  • Flexibility and willingness to assist others.
  • Time management skills
  • Experience with Pulse is an advantage

Investing in our people and our community

At The Bloomfield Group, we invest in our people and we invest in the community. We offer a highly competitive salary plus super and incentive scheme, discounted gym memberships and a range of other benefits including family friendly rosters and site locations.

We also provide significant investment in our community through the Bloomfield Group Foundation. The Foundation has been supporting our local community since 2006, providing support for young and vulnerable people, funding for medical and health related research and other programs that enrich Hunter Valley communities.

Underpinning how we go about our work are our company values: We Care. We Deliver.

  • We respect and care about the safety and wellbeing of our people, our local community and the environment.
  • We work together with integrity to deliver safety, operational best practice, customer satisfaction and compliance.

This position requires an individual aligned to the values of Bloomfield.

To Apply

To apply for the position, please answer the screening questions and attach your covering letter and resume. Please ensure that your cover letter addresses the essential criteria and your experience relevant to the role. In providing your CV to Bloomfield you acknowledge acceptance to be included in its recruitment processes as defined by the business and available at www.bloomcoll.com.au.  

Note: If you experience issues applying, please email your contact details to recruitment@bloomcoll.com.au

Applications close 25 September 2022

 

To find out more about the Bloomfield Group, please visit www.bloomcoll.com.au

The Bloomfield Group is committed to equal employment opportunity and diversity, priding itself on an inclusive workplace.  All applicants must be able to evidence their Right To Work in Australia.

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The Bloomfield Group may from time to time utilise the services of Recruitment Agencies as part of our recruitment process for various positions. In providing your CV to Bloomfield you acknowledge acceptance of being included in these processes.


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About Bloomfield Group

The Bloomfield Group is a proud and successful Australian mining and engineering group.

Australian owned and operated, we have been part of the community for more than 80 years and employ hundreds of local people.

The mining operations are our Rix’s Creek Mine northwest of Singleton, and our Bloomfield Mine east of Maitland.

The Hunter based Kings Engineering business is also owned by the Group.

To learn more about the working The Bloomfield Group, watch this short introductory video.