Maintenance Planner - Burton Mine Complex

Job Description

Company description:

BUMA Australia is growing! We currently operate 7 sites across Queensland with strong plans for expansion. Everything we do is underpinned by our vision - to build a modern mining and rehabilitation company that drives growth, sustainability and prosperity. This is supported by our core values of safety, integrity, progress, collaboration and people.

Burton Mine Complex - Ellensfield South Mine

BUMA Australia have been awarded the contract to develop and mine several satellite pits that are near the old Burton Mine operation. These consist of Ellensfield South and soon to be cleared greenfield pit Plumbtree North. Coal extracted at these pits will be transported and processed through the Burton CHPP and railed from the onsite Train Load Out facility. Burton coal is world renowned for its high-quality coking coal and is well sought after in the global export markets.

Job description:

As BUMA Australia grows, we are seeking full time Maintenance Planner to join our team on a 8/6 Dayshift only roster at Burton Mine. Reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, the Maintenance Planner will ensure that site has timely, and complete maintenance schedules and detailed job plans for mobile and fixed plant life.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with Maintenance Superintendent and Senior Maintenance Supervisors to ensure quality maintenance performance, including asset availability and reliability
  • Ensure all equipment compliance is in date and compliant
  • Preparation and delivery of the weekly maintenance plan for equipment
  • Providing technical support and advice to the operation
  • Managing work order data and maintenance documentation
  • Controlling maintenance expenditure
  • Interacting during execution events to continuously improve planning accuracy
  • Develop task plans for the execution of both routine and one-off maintenance activities.
  • Pan and Schedule day-to-day servicing of all equipment and major component change outs and equipment overhauls
  • Identify critical spare parts to be held in stock on site, setting these parts up in stock with sufficient Min Max levels.
  • Review standards and processes associated with the role, identifying areas for improvement and either implementing those improvements where it is within your authority, or recommending the improvement to the Maintenance Superintendent
  • Identifying and proactively initiating maintenance improvement opportunities

Profile description:

About you

  • Trade certificate or tertiary qualifications
  • Significant experience in planning and scheduling
  • In depth knowledge of plant and machinery within the mining environment and provision of consistent maintenance, planning and servicing practices
  • Knowledge of mine operation regulatory and legislative requirements
  • Ability to work effectively autonomously and as part of a team
  • A strong work ethic and an eye for detail coupled with the ability to work autonomously, work to deadlines and within tight time frames
  • Right to permanently live and work in Australia

We offer:

BUMA Australia is a people focused business, with a strong focus on safety, training, development and continuous improvement. As a BUMA employee at Burton you will have access to;

  • Full time permanent role
  • 8/6 Dayshift only roster
  • Camp accommodation
  • Career growth and development
  • Financial, lifestyle and health benefits such as discounted health cover, discounted car rentals, salary sacrifice options, novated leasing and our Employee Assistance Program
  • Open and honest relationship with the management team who are invested in your continued growth and success


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All final applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a police check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.

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