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Stockton Mine - Reliability Engineer

About Us

Stockton Opencast Mine is located close to the coast on a plateau in the Buller coalfield, 35 km north of Westport. This is one of New Zealand’s largest mines with a long history of coal production and produces high value coal for export to the world’s leading steel makers.ore. 

Situated in the heart of the Buller region our employees enjoy a balance of work and leisure with local pursuits including a variety of water sports, mountain-biking, tramping, fishing, community activities and much more.

The Role

Reporting to the Mobile Plant Supervisor, this role is responsible for maintenance and repairs for all mobile mining plant and equipment, with a commitment to comply with Health, Safety and Environment standards.

  • Current roster is 5/2, Monday to Friday (8.75 hours per day).

The successful candidate will ideally have recent experience in a similar position and be looking for an opportunity to join a progressive team to develop their skills and experience.

Skills & Requirements

  • A Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Trades Qualification (Heavy Diesel)
  • Proven experience in data analysis and review preferably quantitative statistical analysis and database data manipulation
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • A strong Health and Safety focus
  • Excellent attendance record

The Mobile Plant Team is a department with a variety of on-going tasks, focused on maintaining a productive mobile plant fleet.

Benefits & Culture

  • Market leading pay
  • Health and life insurance
  • An uncompromised commitment to H&S and Zero Harm

How to apply

If you are interested in applying for this role please email a copy of your resume including a cover letter to careers@bathurst.co.nz. For further questions you can contact Paul Creagh, Mobile Plant Manager on 03-7889784.

Applications close: 15 September 2019

A Pre-Employment medical including Drug and Alcohol testing is part of the recruitment process.

Applicants should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa to be considered for this position.