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Electrical Shift Maintenance Supervisor

Date: 16-Jul-2021

Location: Douglas Park, NSW, AU, 2569

Company: South32 Group Operations Pty. Ltd.

Join the South32 team at Illawarra Metallurgical Coal.


About the role


Reporting to the Superintendent Maintenance you will lead crews in area of accountability to achieve performance targets in a safe and efficient manner through the supervision and mentoring of workers. You will be 1 of 3 Supervisors on shift with responsibility of the Underground infrastructure including - Outbye infrastructure, Conveyors, Longwall, Development, Gas Drainage and U/G mobile equipment.


We have opportunity on 4:3 Monday to Thursday and 3:4 Friday to Sunday shift.


Key accountabilities –


  • Supervise your crew to ensure safe execution of maintenance tasks
  • Maintain training requirements for your team members
  • Maintain accurate maintenance schedules within the ERP system
  • Liaise with production planners to align maintenance activities with production outcomes
  • Ensure compliance to the 1SAP work management processes
  • Create and plan 1SAP work orders that enable effective deployment of work management resources, including personnel, service providers and materials
  • Demonstrate all competencies and behaviours as outlined in the South32 Leadership model



About you


You will naturally have a passion and commitment to workplace safety.  Our values of Care, Trust, Togetherness and Excellence will guide your decision making and interactions. You will have demonstrated supervisory and technical experience to fulfill a Shift Maintenance Supervisor role.


In addition, you will have: 


  • Trade certificate or Tertiary qualification - Electrical
  • Experience working in an underground coal mine
  • Previous experience working in a Supervisory role
  • Experience with SAP is highly desirable
  • Self-reliant contributor with distinctive proficiency in the Maintenance / Work management planning area
  • Demonstrated ability to select, develop, coach and mentor employees resulting in improved engagement, diversity and organisational capability



Our benefits 


  • Competitive Salaries and bonus structures
  • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
  • Education and career development
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan





This position will be based at our Appin operation which is in the southern coalfields of New South Wales, near the coastal city of Wollongong and approximately 75 kilometres south and southwest of Sydney.



About Illawarra Metallurgical Coal


Illawarra Metallurgical Coal is a long term and leading coking coal supplier which operates two underground metallurgical coal mines, two preparation plants and a logistics chain.



Our culture


At South32, our people are fundamental to our success. We’re focused on creating an inclusive workplace, with the right people in the right roles, who are engaged, empowered and appropriately rewarded.


We aspire to be an inclusive organisation, where our workforce reflects the broader demographic of the countries and communities where we operate.


South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.


Applications for this job will close on Friday 30th July, 2021.