Maintenance Superintendent

POSTED: 17 Apr 2024

Maintenance Superintendent Job Profile:

Our client, a leading base metals mining company, is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Maintenance Superintendent to join their team. This is an exciting opportunity to play a critical role in ensuring their state-of-the-art mining facility's smooth operation and continuous improvement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develops procedures as required and works to continuously to improve maintenance planning policies and processes, including PMI.  Ensure all involved parties follow procedures.
  • Lead all shutdown planning, coordinate maintenance activities during shutdowns, ensure that all shutdown work is planned to achieve compliance with safety, schedule, and cost objectives, and be the primary Maintenance Department authority during shutdowns.
  • Develop and update Maintenance Planning KPIs to assist in the prioritization and allocation of resources and personnel.
  • Interface with Operations personnel regularly to ensure that equipment data, spares requirements, and procedures and documentation are modified as necessary as a result of additions, deletions or modifications to the plant processes or configuration.
  • Provide input on budget requirements for maintenance planning.
  • Provide regular reports on maintenance planning activities.
  • Perform regular audits of planned work packages to ensure quality and that they are designed to operate safely without impacting employees, the business, the environment, and the community.
  • Contribute to implementing new systems/processes and provide guidance, auditing, mentoring and analysis support to the management team.
  • Attends and participates in planning meetings to ensure plans are current with ongoing work and site needs.
  • Maintenance and management of field equipment, including sounders, taglines, field parameter meters, transducers, well packers, tablets, etc., proactively identifying the need for additional equipment and coordinating with the wellfield management team to procure.
  • Proactively identify, manage, and resolve potential problems, conflicts, and schedule issues with shift personnel and contractors/consultants.


  • Computer skills – strong computer literacy skills, database and GIS experience preferred but not required.
  • Tradesperson certificate with some 10-plus years of maintenance experience and at least 5 years of related supervisory experience.
  • Able to meet critical deadlines. Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities. 
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (including Word, Excel, and Outlook), Adobe Acrobat, Internet
  • Able to work effectively in both independent and team structures.
  • Skilled at promoting teamwork to establish consensus among team and stakeholders.
  • Accomplished written and verbal communication skills.
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Job Summary

SW US Based


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Heather Simoens