Area Supervisor - Newcrest Lihir Gold

Archerfield, Queensland, Australia

Type: Permanent

Category: Service, Maintenance & Trades - Field Service Supervisor

Reference ID: MP000530

Date Posted: 07/09/2017

  • Leading OEM for Construction & Mining Equipment
  • Ongoing opportunity to develop your skills
  • Excellent Team Environment

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia ( is a global brand providing a variety of machinery for the Construction and Mining industries.

An opportunity has become available for a focused and motivated individual to join our team in Brisbane in the position of Area Supervisor – Newcrest Lihir Gold.

The successful applicant will be based on site and work a 12 hour day shift roster on a 14 day on, 14 day off cycle.  Travel to and from site will be from either Brisbane or Cairns.

In this role you be required support a Major Mining Customer by ensuring that site equipment reliability and operational KPI’s are maintained and managed.  Hands on training and diagnostic duties will be required.  

Reporting to the Mining Customer Support and Project Manager, your main responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining the link between the customer and the company to ensure a high level of support and equipment reliability
  • Assist site with all maintenance planning and repair strategies to maintain KPI’s
  • Manage equipment and warranty planning to comply with customer and company requirements.
  • Compile regular customer activity reports.

To be successful you will need:

  • Relevant trade qualifications along with sound knowledge of Hitachi Dash 6 mining Excavators
  • Previous project and customer support management experience
  • The ability to work with a High level Mining Customer
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

Please Apply Now!!