The Role & Project


MACA Mining are seeking an experienced Maintenance Superintendent - Mobile Plant to join the McPhee Creek project FIFO from Perth on an 8/6 roster.


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.


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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.


Key responsibilities:


  • Lead maintenance personnel, identify areas of improvement and provide coaching and development strategies.
  • Ensure optimal utilisation of plant and equipment to limit down time.
  • Plan, prioritise and execute unscheduled work resulting from breakdown or backlog.
  • Monitor and report actual work completion against scheduled plan.
  • Monitor parts and equipment requirements.
  • Commitment, respect and compliance to the MACA health, safety and environmental practices.
  • Actively participates and contributes to the continuous improvement and innovation of MACA work practices.


To be successful in this role, you will have:


  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in the supervision and management of maintenance personnel in an open pit mining environment.
  • Proven experience in ensuring our plant and equipment is maintained to a high safety, productive and reliable standard in a timely manner.
  • Trade qualification.
  • Sound knowledge of safe mining and earthmoving practices.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are a must, allowing you to build relationships across the team and departments.


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.