The Role & Project


MACA is on the hunt for a Maintenance Planner – Mobile Plant to join our mining business at McPhee Creek Iron Ore Project, working an 8/6 roster, FIFO from Perth.


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.


Working a family friendly 8/6 roster, the Planner will be responsible for developing and maintaining comprehensive maintenance schedules, prioritising maintenance tasks based on criticality and impact on production and analysing maintenance data to identify trends and opportunities for improvement.


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.


Responsibilities will include:


  • Responsible for producing a two (2) weekly plan, updated weekly.
  • Collaborate with the Long-Term Planning team to plan for major component changeouts within a three (3) month horizon.
  • Develop shut plans for safe and effective execution of major shut events.
  • Coordinate with other departments (e.g., engineering, production, safety) to ensure that maintenance activities are properly integrated with other site activities and goals.
  • Maintain an equipment and machinery database of the machines. Utilising the CMMS document upload where possible.
  • Conduct final reviews of completed service packs

We are looking for:


  • Trade Certification - Mechanical; Heavy Diesel desirable or a tertiary qualification. · A history in scheduling, Short or Long - Term Planning preferred.
  • Ability to demonstrate up to date knowledge and theory across asset management principles and standards.
  • Previous experience 1-3 years’ short term maintenance scheduling in an active mining environment.
  • Intermediate skills using the Microsoft Office suite

What we will offer you:


  • Culture - People are the key to the success of MACA, and we back that up with support of each person to be successful in their role, and also to give opportunities to progress to more responsibility.
  • Variety – MACA is the leading Mining/Civil contractor in Australia – you will be supporting all manner of projects across the country.
  • Benefits – A very competitive salary, plus a large suite of salary sacrificing options through a third-party provider and a range of corporate discounts.


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.