Superintendent Engineering & Reliability

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • May 14, 2022
Engineering Full-time

Job Description:

Fortescue is now consistently producing 175-180 million tonnes of iron ore per year and has an exciting future ahead as it diversifies from a pure play iron ore producer to a green renewables and resources company.

Superintendent Engineering & Reliability

Work Location: Cloudbreak. Fortescue’s Cloudbreak mine is located on the traditional lands of the Palyku and Nyiyaparli peoples.

Roster: 4/3

This role will cover the Cloudbreak OPF as part of the Chichester Hub Operation. The primary role of the Reliability and Engineering Superintendent is to provide leadership to a team of Reliability and Maintenance Engineers across Fixed Plant Operations. Fundamental accountabilities from the role are to establish and sustain key Reliability and Engineering Systems and Processes that support continuous improvement in safe and cost-effective plant reliability and supporting Maintenance Execution and the Maintenance Work Management Process. Provide leadership, direction and support for the Reliability and Maintenance Engineering team and establish an interdependent diverse culture. The role will also be required to identify and manage asset reliability risks centered around equipment life cycle and maintenance with the strategies and tactics forming a critical part of the maintenance annual planning and budgeting process.

Key accountabilities will include:

Qualifications and skills required:

Demonstrated ability to engage, connect and influence key stakeholders at all organisational levels

At Fortescue, we treat our team mates as though they are family. We appreciate everyone’s contribution and know that a diverse workforce creates a safer, more engaged and productive working environment.

Our aim is to have a workforce that reflects the community in which we live, and we encourage females, Aboriginal Australians, those identifying as LGBTIQ+, people of all ages and culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this role.

Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified.