Senior Mechanical Engineer

Perth CBD Permanent AU$180,000 - AU$200,000
  • Leading Australian Mining Operator
  • Career progression opportunities

About Our Client

Our client are a leading global producer of Mineral Sands as well as establishing a significant position in Rare Earths. They have a very strong culture and reputation for excellence in the local market and are looking to continue to push the boundaries of engineering technology within the resources sector as the world moves towards a smarter, safer and sustainable future.

Job Description

Key duties of the role include:

  • demonstrating leadership in promoting safety and sustainability both through behaviour and in design
  • applying sound engineering principles, knowledge and judgement to all work
  • identifying and implementing innovative solutions to problems and opportunities within the business
  • assisting sites in assessing plant performance and identifying areas of potential performance improvements and identifying solutions to achieve this
  • supporting Major Projects by providing mechanical engineering input across mineral sands and rare earths
  • facilitating knowledge transfer to maintenance employees on site on new equipment and systems introduced by capital projects
  • technical and hands on support in solving complex plant problems affecting asset performance on site

The Successful Applicant

A successful applicant will have:

  • tertiary qualifications in Mechanical Engineering
  • preferred experience in slurry pumping and piping
  • experience with commissioning and optimisation of equipment installed on site
  • root cause analysis experience in identifying asset performance issues
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills including the ability to translate complex technical information into clear, compelling messages
  • demonstrable leadership in critical thinking and engineering support

What's on Offer

On offer:

  • strong company culture and flexibility
  • furthered career opportunities
  • highly competitive remuneration
  • leadership opportunities
Oliver Voorn
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Phone number
+61 8 9215 9553

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
What is your industry?
Energy & Natural Resources
Perth CBD
Job Type
Consultant name
Oliver Voorn
Consultant phone
+61 8 9215 9553
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About Michael Page

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