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Maintenance Supervisor (Field)

Singleton, NSW, 2330

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

Yancoal MTW is currently seeking an experienced Maintenance Supervisor with strong and proven front line leadership experience to join our team on a fulltime basis. Working a rotating day and night shift roster and reporting to the Field Maintenance Coordinator, you will be responsible for the safe and effective execution of Maintenance activities. In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Effective execution of priority equipment across the mining fleet ensuring safety, quality, cost and timely delivery of Maintenance activities;
  • Leading, mentoring and effectively managing a multi skilled crew to deliver output;
  • Planning, scheduling & coordinating the day to day work, assigning clear and achievable tasks to team members;
  • Ensuring all team members are engaged through clear understanding of role accountabilities and performance measures by providing regular feedback on performance;
  • Contributing to continuous improvement and optimization of site systems and assets;
  • Assisting with mechanical or electrical trouble shooting as required.

Skills and Experience

To succeed in the role, you will demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
•    Relevant trade qualifications (Electrical or Mechanical);
•    A can-do attitude, positively impacting culture;
•    Demonstrated Supervisory experience within mining maintenance;
•    Experience in coordination of major equipment maintenance;
•    Effective time management and prioritisation skills;
•    Strong interpersonal skills;
•    A hands-on solution focused approach to problem solving;
•    Demonstrated skills in driving operational excellence;
•    Proficient in the use of computer systems i.e. SAP, Microsoft office suite.


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
  • Education 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.


Applications close: 27 May 2022.