Mobile Maintenance Superintendent

Last updated 2 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Alcoa (NYSE: AA) is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, with a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa is built on a foundation of strong values and operating excellence dating back nearly 130 years to the world-changing discovery that made aluminum an affordable and vital part of modern life. Since inventing the aluminum industry, and throughout our history, our talented Alcoans have followed on with breakthrough innovations and best practices that have led to efficiency, safety, sustainability and stronger communities wherever we operate.

About the opportunity

Are you passionate about people and can optimise maintenance solutions for our business? Then we want to hear from you!

We would like to speak with experienced and talented Heavy Mobile Maintenance Superintendents who are interested in pursuing a career with Alcoa. This role is Monday to Friday, leading the Mobile Maintenance group supporting our Huntly Bauxite Mine.

Our Maintenance Superintendents provide leadership and support to our operations enabling us to optimise the utilisation of our resources and in turn meeting production and operational targets. Effective and systematic problem solving to increase the overall effectiveness of our equipment and people, is a key success factor for this position.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Set business objectives for the department and translate these effectively to your team.

  • Ensure that mobile equipment fleet is maintained effectively and efficiently to meet operational requirements.

  • Review and report against objectives providing effective feedback, support and recognition.

  • Ensure the correct reporting systems are implemented and are identifying problems efficiently.

  • Work to maintain and improve safety, environment, cost and production activities.

  • Drive a safety-first culture throughout all areas of the operation ensuring that systems and tools are in place to achieve zero injuries.

  • Continually develop talent within your team and ensure you create a diverse and inclusive culture with an emphasis on collaboration and teamwork.

The principal emphasis and challenge of the position is to achieve high equipment availabilities whilst controlling cost and people resources in a safe and efficient operation, maintaining high morale and good industrial relations in the workforce.

This role also presents you with the opportunity to partner with environmental experts to ensure we are caring for the unique environment in which we operate; within the jarrah forest, close to water catchment and residential areas.

About you

To play a part in our ongoing success we are seeking someone with:

  • Prior experience in a maintenance leadership role within mining or heavy industry, ideally complimented by some trade experience working on heavy mobile equipment

  • A leadership style that promotes inclusiveness, collaboration and teamwork.

  • Ability set to exceed objectives and act as an integral driver of performance.

  • Outstanding problem-solving skills with a high level of innovation to ensure continuous improvements are achieved.

  • A safety-first attitude where you lead from the front in ensuring the highest levels of HSE standards are achieved.

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or the ability to demonstrate continued professional development / learning

Why Alcoa?

Our values – act with integrity, operate with excellence, care for people – are at the foundation of everything we do.

At Alcoa we strive to create an inclusive workplace where employees can bring their whole selves to work regardless of their background. We know it starts and finishes with you, which is why our value ‘care for people’ is so important to us. It ensures not only your physical safety but also provides an inclusive and welcoming workplace for people from all walks of life, encouraging diversity of thought from each and every person.

We embrace change, new ideas and promote a culture of respect and equal opportunity. Our employment programs, underpinned by diversity and equality, continue to be recognised and rewarded. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women and LGBTIQ+ job seekers.

As an Alcoa employee, you will embark on growth opportunities and can truly make a difference being part of an organisation that respects and considers flexibility whilst empowering you with stimulating and challenging work.

Flexible work arrangements may be considered, please let us know when you apply if this is something you are seeking.

What’s on offer?

  • Excellent remuneration package

  • Car allowance

  • Benefits allowance

  • Performance related bonus (variable)

  • Industry leading superannuation

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Novated car lease scheme

  • Industry leading parental leave scheme

  • Paid volunteer time

  • Employee groups including the Social Club, Alcoa Women’s Network and EAGLE (Employees at Alcoa for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Equality)

Applications close
Tuesday 2nd March 2021

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.

Additional information

  • You will only be contacted if you are shortlisted for an interview, this process can take up to four weeks from the closing date.

  • This position is available only to permanent Australian residents or applicants who hold the relevant Visa with authority to work in Australia. Please ensure this information is clearly stated on your application.