The Role & Project


MACA is on the hunt for a Senior Mining Leader to join our mining business at McPhee Creek Iron Ore Project, working an 8/6 roster, FIFO from Perth. Recruitment for this project is scheduled to commence in Q4 of 2024.


The McPhee Creek Iron Ore Project is located 30km north of Nullagine in the north-east Pilbara region of WA. The three-year project scope includes mine load and haul of up to 10 million tonnes per annum, before being transported to Roy Hill for processing.


Reporting to the Project Manager, the Alternate Project Manager is responsible for the safe and efficient site operations, whilst satisfying the client's requirements as per the contract. You will plan, lead and monitor your teams to achieve production targets whilst ensuring adherence to MACA's standards, policies and procedures in with our core values.


Secure your future with WA's number 1 Contractor


MACA is a leading integrated contracting services group specialising in mining, civil construction, infrastructure, and mineral processing.


We strive to be the best by investing in our people, understanding our clients' needs, and having a relentless focus on continuous improvement. Our social responsibility is what drives us, and we make an impact through contributions and support we give our communities.


To be successful in this role, you will possess:


  • Minimum of 7 years production supervisory experience in an open pit mining environment.
  • Proven experience in effective management and administration of the project.
  • Demonstrated experience in commercial management and strong planning skills.
  • Commitment, respect, and compliance to the MACA safety, health and environmental policies.
  • The ability to build key stakeholder relationships.
  • Proven contract mining experience.
  • Quarry Managers Certificate of Competency.
  • The ability to monitor overall performance to ensure targets are met and take appropriate action to maintain targets.
  • Proven experience in providing accurate, timely and effective progress reports.

What we will offer you:


  • Health insurance benefits; knock up to 10% of your premium with BUPA, HBF or HCF.
  • Access to salary sacrificing benefits - airport parking and novated leasing with Maxxia.
  • Opportunity to participate in "Refer & Earn" programme up to $2500 per person!
  • Ongoing development opportunities and structured training.
  • 20% discount on WASO "A Reserve" Seating.
  • Access to over 350 retailer discounts - savings up to $4000 per family per year.
  • Early access to tickets for Optus Stadium events.


There are many long-term opportunities available across our business, and more on the horizon. There is always room to grow and develop into the professional you want to be with MACA!


Make Your Mark at MACA.


If you want to come with us on our journey, apply with us today!


We’re ready when you are.


MACA is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages all females and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants.