Maintenance Supervisor - Port Hedland

Last updated 8 days ago
Location:Western Australia
Job Type:Full Time

Qube is an ASX top 100 company and one of Australia’s largest integrated providers of import and export logistics services. We operate in over 100 locations across Australia and New Zealand with a workforce in excess of 6,500 people.

Qube Bulk counts as its customers some of the best known and leading mining and resources companies in Australia and has won a reputation for providing a cost effective, reliable and quality service to our customers.

We have 2 positions vacant, 1 is Maintenance Supervisor and the other is Maintenance Leading Had. Based in Port Hedland, these roles are responsible for the supervision and coordination of Qube maintenance personnel and contractors, the reporting of relevant workshop /Site activities and managing the quality of work performed. This roles require a minimum of at least three years trades’ qualified experience working in the mining industry with one of those years in a supervisory role is essential to the position. A strong people/supervision skill together with an ability to communicate effectively with others at all levels is important, as are sound planning and organisation skills.

A strong understanding and working knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health Regulations, legislation and Chain of Responsibility obligations. The Supervisor will also be required to use their own initiative and apply a deductive approach when maintaining productivity and cost effectiveness.

The roles are offered on a residential basis living in the city of Port Hedland. A housing allowance is provided. The operations work on a 24/7 basis and shift work will be required.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Trade Certification.
  • Experience working with Heavy Duty Diesel Equipment
  • Experience in a heavy industry materials handling or mining environment (3+ years post trade)
  • Leadership experience

Key Competencies/Skills

  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Leadership skills and ability
  • Ability to work safely in a regulated environment

Qube values diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.

If you would like the opportunity to join one of the fastest growing Ports, Transport and Logistics companies in Australia then please click on the "Apply" button and complete our online application form.