Positions Vacant

Shutdown Maintenance Planner (Short term back-fill role)

Smart Staff International (SSI) are currently looking for a Shutdown Maintenance Planner to assist one of our PNG clients to temporarily back fill a role staring late September through to end of November with a possibility of further extensions on a more regular 16/12 FIFO roster or further opportunities for some of SSI’s other clients both domestically and internationally depending on successful candidate’s skillset and experience .
To be considered for this role the following minimum mandatory requirements must be met:

  • Current Australian passport
  • Availability to start in next 1-2 weeks
  • Mechanical or electrical trade
  • 10 + years in a mining (fixed plant) environment in a maintenance planning role

In addition to this, the following skills and experience will be preferable and used to determine the successful candidate:

  • Previous experience in gold processing plant maintenance planning
  • Previous work history in PNG
  • Ability to communicate effectively, mentor and supervise PNG nationals and ex-pat fellow workers
  • Experience with maintenance management system (Oracle, SAP etc)

Job details:

  • 28/12 FIFO roster (fly days included in 28 days on) for 2 rotations initially
  • Travel from point of hire in Australia, via Cairns to site and return
  • Travel time paid for flight time

If you are interested, please email your CV and any other relevant details to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .   You will be provided with a response or a request for a phone interview within 2-3 working days.