Current Opportunity – Maintenance Supervisor

FIFO Maintenance Supervisor

Expression of Interest

Ezyquip Hire specialise in plant and equipment hire solutions for the civil, construction and mining industries throughout Australia. With over 600 pieces of plant and equipment ranging from small excavators to D10 dozers, and with bases in Brisbane, Toowoomba, Mackay, Roma, Dubbo and Darwin, we are committed to providing simple cost-effective solutions to the challenges of modern-day engineering.

Due to project growth, we have a new opportunity available for a dedicated cross shift Maintenance Supervisor to join our Weipa project. We are looking for an accomplished leader with a demonstrated ability to successfully motivate and support our site team.

The Role

Reporting directly to the Project Manager, the successful candidate will work a 16/12 roster on our major project site in Weipa. Your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide leadership through instruction, information, training, and supervision to all project site-based maintenance employees
  • Liaise with the client on-site about breakdowns and scheduled repairs in conjunction with the Branch Manager
  • Allocate and schedule outstanding jobs and breakdowns, ensuring appropriate parts have been ordered
  • Set up service jobs within Baseplan
  • Ensure preventative maintenance is carried out on applicable plant
  • Communicate with relevant OEMs regarding warranty issues
  • Organise manning and rosters, advising Management if third party labour is required
  • Ensure ongoing compliance with all WHS and HR policies and procedures
  • Actively seek to improve the creation of business opportunities through building relationships and pursuing leads

Ezyquip Hire offers a superior range of benefits and employee opportunities focused on supporting healthy, well balanced people. For your opportunity to be part of a truly diverse, supportive organisation that believes its people provide the platform to its success, apply now by emailing a copy of your CV to Please include your name, phone number, email address, and physical address in your application.

The Person

An enthusiastic and self-motivated individual, you will possess the following attributes:

  • The ability to work a 16/12 roster (FIFO/ DIDO)
  • Trade qualifications in heavy vehicle mechanics with a minimum of 5 years post trade experience
  • Minimum of 3 years in a supervisory role, preferably in a similar on-site environment
  • A comprehensive knowledge of heavy plant, equipment, and components
  • Sound ability in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel and Outlook), SIS and ET
  • Experience in Baseplan or alternative hire software
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Well-developed verbal/written communication skills
  • Effective time management skills
  • Ability to work successfully within a team and autonomously
  • A demonstrated commitment to safety

    *Accommodation and meals are provided whilst on roster.

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