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UG Mechanical Supervisor

Location: Mudgee, NSW 2850

About the Business

Yancoal Australia is Australia’s largest pure play coal producer. It boasts three tier one thermal coal mines in New South Wales together with interests in three other metallurgical and thermal coal mines located in New South Wales and Queensland.  Yancoal Australia also manages five other Australian coal mines on behalf of related parties. Yancoal currently employs over 3,000 people across its operations. At Yancoal our people are our most valuable asset and we invest in developing our management and leadership talent throughout our operations.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities

Based at Moolarben Coal operations Underground and reporting to the Undermanager, you will be a part of a dynamic and motivated team. The role will require you to:

  • Manage and supervise all mechanical activities on shift.
  • Provide technical support and direction in relation to mechanical maintenance and operations.
  • Maintain safety and mechanical standards.
  • Current vacancy is on the mid-week crew.


Skills and Experience

Essential Criteria:

  • Mechanical Trade or Mechanical Engineering qualifications.
  • Understanding of the NSW Coal Mining Legislation and how they relate to underground mining processes.
  • Superior problem solving ability.
  • Previous experience as a supervisor at a modern longwall operation.
  • Ability to build, coach and lead the shift mechanical team

Yancoal provides a range of benefits to appeal to the diverse needs of our employees.  The following benefits are available to eligible salaried employees:

  • Corporate Subsidised Health Cover Premiums
  • Salary Continuance and Life Insurance Cover
  • Salary Sacrifice Options
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Educations Assistance
  • Service Recognition
  • Paid Parental Leave Provisions
  • Flexible Work Arrangements


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Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. We reserve the right to close the advertisement before the advertised end date and commence recruitment proceedings immediately. Internal candidates – please ensure that your Supervisor/Superintendent is aware that you are registering your interest.


Applications close 29th October 2020.