Asset Specialist - Long Term Planning

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Permanent Full-time
Aus - Brisbane
Planning / Scheduling / Project Controls, Engineering - Mechanical, Mining Maintenance, Thiess
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Our people are central to our success.

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential.

Join our team of industry leaders – because with us, your skills, knowledge and experience will make a difference to the benefit of our clients, communities and project partners.

About us

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

As our next Asset Specialist - Long Term Planning reporting to the Asset Lead – Long Term Planning, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

About the role

You will plan and schedule long-term maintenance for all Australia Pacific mobile plant and equipment in line with the Thiess asset planning processes and maintenance management system.

This role is based in Brisbane at our head office but will require some travel to site.

In this role, you will:

  • Ensure the JDE maintenance system is utilised effectively on the sites to ensure transparency across the business and records are maintained accurately.
  • Carry out strategy reviews where required to ensure that all Thiess assets are maintained in accordance to OEM requirements and historical records within Thiess.
  • Communicate detailed maintenance plans and long-term component forecasts to site, OEM’s and other key suppliers.
  • Assist in the development of site personnel in planning systems and process.
  • Liaise with Asset Lead – Long Term Planning to monitor, review and update Fleet Reliability processes.
  • Identify opportunities to improve the quality and efficiency of maintenance work through enhanced planning practices and new technologies.
  • Identify project-based opportunities to improve efficiencies and reduce maintenance costs.
  • Demonstrate safety leadership in your own behaviour and your interactions with others.

About you

  • A trade qualification/ engineering degree or equivalent experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in maintenance operations and planning activities with large mining equipment.
  • Supervisory experience in a maintenance environment.
  • Competence in the use of computerised maintenance management systems (e.g. JDE).
  • Knowledge of contract management, including subcontractors.
  • Highly effective communication skills with the ability to negotiate with stakeholders and influence outcomes.

Our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision: everyone matters always.

Through this vision, we will build a community where respect, value and thoughtfulness toward each person will underpin their ability to bring their full self to work because here they will be empowered, safe and included.

How to apply

This role is an opportunity to make the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment there is no better time to join Thiess.

To apply for this role please follow the below link. Applications close on 23 August 2019, 11:55pm AEST.

How to apply

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