Senior Reliability Engineer

Job Description

Advancing careers. Advancing everyday life.

At Hail Creek, everything we do is about developing our people, optimising our asset and improving our future. We positively impact our people and communities. We strive to be industry leaders - the Mine of Choice. It's a culture that fosters pragmatic outcomes where things happen quickly. We promote those 'out of the box' ideas to continuously improve and no day is ever the same. With a large and passionate workforce of over 1,000 people, there is a great opportunity for you to contribute and make an impact.

An exciting opportunity has become available for a passionate Senior Reliability Engineer to join our dynamic and successful team. As a senior member of the team, reporting directly to the Engineering and Reliability Superintendent, this multifaceted role will see you leading a team of Engineering & Reliability professionals, where you will play a pivotal role in implementing systems and standards for maintenance, asset management, and condition and performance monitoring. You will be responsible for mentoring, coaching and developing a team of Engineering & Reliability professionals; Leading strategic maintenance initiatives to achieve reliability and optimisation of total asset costs of the operation and influence stakeholders and implement change, bringing everyone along on the journey to understand the benefits you will deliver.

To be successful in this role, you are a motivated individual who thrives in a complex mining environment with extensive post graduate experience and a passion for exceptional service delivery. Your demonstrated leadership coupled with a strong understanding of Queensland legislative requirements are essential to your success. You will be a highly organised, solutions focused professional who is responsive, intuitive, innovative, self-motivated and driven to achieve great outcomes.

Just as importantly, we've worked hard to make sure you feel valued. In return, here are just some of the benefits we offer:

  • The successful candidate will have the option to work a compressed 9 day-fortnight flexible work arrangement
  • Direct employment with Glencore - we are a responsible miner of coal that has a track record of operational excellence
  • A competitive package with lifestyle benefits
  • Annual short term performance bonus
  • Above award Annual Leave entitlement
  • Access to Coal Mining Industry Long Service Leave - one of the most generous long service leave schemes
  • Provision for Education Assistance if you are wanting to further your studies down the track.

This role is a wonderful opportunity for you no matter your circumstance. You will have the option to either live locally in one of the communities that surround our operation or stay on site in our amazing village. We are only a one and quarter hour drive from the beautiful Mackay hinterland and a two- and half-hour drive from Airlie Beach and the Whitsunday Islands and have a diverse group of people at our operation commuting from multiple locations in Queensland such as Rockhampton and Townsville, to name a few.

Our people think and act like entrepreneurs. We have built a culture that rewards dedicated people with a can-do spirit, who take responsibility, and who have the drive to be leaders in their field. If you are caring, responsive, intuitive, and driven, and can operate within a dynamic environment, this is your chance to become part of a culture that empowers people and drives progression.

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For further information please contact:
Simon Ievers, Reliability and Engineering Superintendent on 0418 730 749