Workshop Supervisor

  • Fixed Term - Project

At Mineral Resources (MinRes) our team is full of big hitters who find value where others can’t. We’re agile, act fast and seize new opportunities to achieve exceptional, sustainable results.

Our ground-breaking Onslow Iron project, located at our Ashburton Hub, is a key part of our ambitious plans to substantially grow our iron ore footprint in the Pilbara. From a clean slate we’re building things from the ground up, providing a full pit-to-ship logistics solution with extraordinary infrastructure and first-of-its-kind innovation. This $2.4 billion project includes new port, stockyards, 150kms of the largest private road in WA, new dry process plant and two brand-new resort-style camps.

About the role

Reporting to the Workshop Superintendent, as the Workshop Supervisor you’ll play a key role in moving this project into its Delivery Phase - encompassing early development work, mine site development, bulk ore transportation system, port works and mine processing plant.

This is a hands on position that will be closely involved with all project phases, functions and personnel.

 Your key responsibilities

  • Actively promote an incident and injury free culture;
  • Ensure practical compliance with state legislation;
  • Ensure all individuals adhere to isolation regulations in their activities on site;
  • Carry out regular behavioural observations;
  • Recognise and implement safety improvement opportunities;
  • Ensure a strong presence in the work place out of the office over seeing employees
  • Conduct formal daily workplace inspections with follow-up actions of any substandard conditions or practices identified;
  • Assist in the identification of the need for and preparation of JHAs and work procedures;
  • Ensure that all employees and subcontractors are competent to undertake the work assigned to them;
  • Attend daily prestart meetings to discuss issues including work procedures, JHA requirements, incidents, near misses, hazards identified, employee concerns and job progress. Minutes of meetings to be recorded and retained;
  • Ensuring all employees are informed of hazards in their work areas and activities as they become known;
  • We’re looking for someone with proven hands on project delivery experience in a similar role, preferably within an iron ore project across a broad scope of disciplines.
  • To receive hazard reports from personnel and actively control the hazard;
  • To actively encourage site OH&S Targets to be met.
  • Ensure all required data entry is completed by maintenance crew;
  • Ensure all parts purchased are reviewed & signed off by supervisor;
  • Ensure quarterly stock takes are accurately monitored so that there is a good understanding of stock quantities;
  • Making sure that the work plans for the job are followed;
  • Ensuring that all reporting is carried out on time and in full;
  • To perform a thorough prestart of your equipment at the start of shift;
  • Only operate equipment that you have been assessed as competent to operate;

What you will bring to the team

  • Mine Workers Health Surveillance Certificate;
  • WA driving licence, HR class;
  • Senior First Aid Certificate; and
  • 7 years maintenance experience in construction & mining industry
  • Relevant trade qualification

How we’ll reward you

We offer generous benefits including:

  • Competitive salary - a package that recognises the skills, experience and value you bring to this key role
  • Quarterly bonus - rewarding you with bonus payments throughout the year
  • Generous share plan - share in our growth and success
  • Discounts and offers - discounts and perks on travel, accommodation, retail, insurance and health

Ready for your next challenge? Make your mark on a growing company and build a legacy to be proud of at this iconic project. Apply now!

MinRes is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply


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