Mechanical Maintenance Engineer


About this role

Brunel is a world leader in providing strategic labour solutions successfully to our client base across the oil & gas, mining, resources, marine, rail & construction sectors. We have a rare and exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join one of our Major Iron-Ore producers who currently have operations in the Pilbara. This is a FIFO role, leaving and arriving to Perth on a Family Friendly, 8:6 Roster.

  • Multiple Positions available, either long term fixed term contract, or short-term 3-4-month initial assignment with potential extension
  • Excellent rates, Salary position available, or above market rates for short term contract
  • ASAP Start, on an 8:6 Rotation
  • Brilliant, Professional Team

  • Being a safety leader and engage with personnel to drive a Zero Harm culture.
  • Monitoring Asset Management KPI's, identify gaps in performance and recommend actions to resolve.
  • Manage brownfield improvement projects, from design to installation including the associated budget.
  • Providing technical input into process improvements, future upgrades, Breakdowns & Maintenance outages.
  • Engage with key team stakeholders when facilitating all improvement projects.
  • Conduct RCA’s & implement remedial actions to prevent reoccurrence.


  • Mechanical Engineering Degree, ideally with 3 years’ experience.
  • Preference for: Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Heavy industry experience preferably in Fixed Plant Ore Processing.
  • Experience working on multiple Brownfield improvement projects.
  • A strong knowledge of Conveyors, Cone Crushers, Sizers & Screening machinery is highly desirable.
  • Experience in conducting RCA's is preferable
  • Experienced in SAP is an advantage
  • Prior experience working within operational teams on site is essential
  • Minimum C class drivers’ Licence
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About BrunelBrunel Australasia is a market leader in the supply of highly skilled blue and white-collar personnel for full site manning, temporary labour provision, staffing and recruitment to the resource industry. Operating locally since 2001 and backed by an international network spanning 35 countries

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Abigail Aitken
Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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