Due to continued growth, a senior opportunity has arisen in a newly created role within our Asset Management Group. We are seeking an experienced Operations Manager to provide leadership and direction to our site based mobile maintenance teams. Based in Applecross and reporting into the General Manager – Asset Management, the successful candidate will drive consistency in delivery, performance and costs across our sites, and ensure strong links between sites and Applecross head office.
Based in Applecross, this role will require an effective communicator who is both strategic and hands-on and can engage effectively with individuals and teams across a diverse organisation.
What we expect from YOU
Manage the mobile plant to ensure maximum availability at minimum cost
Mentor maintenance leaders on technical, business and behavioural issues
Provide guidance and advice to site based maintenance personnel to assist them in achieving goals of high availability and low operating cost
Manage the relationships with subcontractors and OEM’s
Implement strategic asset management initiatives across sites and work closely with both the asset management teams and project managers
Frequent site travel
What YOU will bring
Tertiary or trade qualification in mobile maintenance engineering or similar
Solid experience in mobile plant maintenance
Proven ability to lead teams
Sound knowledge of mobile plant cost models
Well-developed negotiation skills
Strong communication skills and possess the ability to influence at all levels of an organisation
If you have a successful track record in getting the best out of people and strong mobile maintenance experience, we would encourage you to apply for this exciting role. We want to hear from candidates that enjoy working in a dynamic, fast paced business who will be able to make an immediate impact in this role.
In return, we offer you the opportunity to become part of a dynamic, entrepreneurial organisation where no two days will be the same, and your ideas will be backed by a supportive Senior Management team.
MRL is an equal opportunity employer and encourage people who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, to apply for this position.
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