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Project Manager - Mechanical - $170K+ OTE

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Cairns, Queensland
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 11/12/2018
  • Duration: mining
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The Company

As one of the globes most diversified mining and metals companies with operations around the world, this company continues to grow through their high-level efficiency and quality of products.

This company aspires to be an inclusive organisation, where their workforce reflects the broader demographic of the countries and communities where they operate!

The Position

Through and internal promotion, the position of Project Manager - Mechanical is now available. Reporting to the Superintendent Engineering and Projects this role provides core mechanical project delivery expertise for mechanical equipment, systems and processes and infrastructure projects.

You will look to provide expert working knowledge of mechanical calculation and materials handling design packages and can undertake and check calculation work from first principals

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Works safely within the companies care strategy including establishing and maintaining an interdependent safety culture within the team including the delivery of improvements in safety performance
  • Develop and maintain governance systems and processes to applicable project delivery processes across the operation.
  • Ensuring deployment of Change Control and Document and Drawings Management processes and systems.
  • Co-ordinating and delivering technical support to all Operational areas at the company.
  • Ensure engineering design and installation satisfies standards (Company and Australian).
  • Safely and effectively manage and direct contract staff.
  • Plan, organise and support project meetings and workshops.
  • Manage project documentation to support Operational sustainability.
  • Write clear and concise technical reports to a suitable technical standard.
  • Produce complex and detailed engineering designs and drawings.

About You

The ideal candidate will be interested in working for an organisation that embraces the diversity each person brings to the workplace. Our values of Care, Trust, Togetherness and Excellence will guide your decision making and interactions, while supporting you in generating courageous solutions.

Key Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Mechanical Engineering (related)
  • Project Management Qualification
  • Proven experience in a Principal Mechanical role in an operating asset
  • Eligible for RPEQ or CP Eng
  • Expert knowledge of AS/NZS standards
  • Demonstrated understanding of Quality Systems (ISO 9001:2000)
  • Experience working with MS Office, MS Projects and 1SAP
  • Class C Driver's Licence

If this position is of interest to you then please apply. Above average remuneration and benefits will also be incorporated.

Thank you.



The Company:
Our client, a global mining operator, has an emphasis on strong cultural values with an overriding commitment to health, safety, environmental responsibility and sustainable development with a reputation for embracing diversity and developing people's long term potential and careers.

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