Reliability Engineer - Asset Management

Vacancy number • PUB406124

Reliability Engineer - Asset Management

  • Perth
  • Closes March 11
  • 40 hours
  • Other

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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Operations & Maintenance
  • Location: Perth

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Other


We are currently representing a global mining organisation, renowned for its exceptional safety culture and commitment to innovation. Operating from their Perth-based Operations Centre, our client is seeking expressions of interest for the role of Reliability Engineer to provide remote support from Perth CBD to site based maintenance engineers. This role will suit candidates that have experience of maintaining Heavy Mobile Equipment (HME) used within the mining sector.

About this role

  • Utilise real-time data from Pilbara operations to remotely monitor the health of mining equipment.
  • Analyse HME data to identify safety critical events and optimise production opportunities.
  • Provide expert advice based on experience with HME or electronic manuals to enhance machine availability and performance.
  • Identify and communicate predictive maintenance activities to ensure proactive equipment maintenance.
  • Analyse mobile equipment oil samples, providing recommendations to sites, and issuing notifications.
  • Respond to site requests from the Operations Centre, troubleshoot, and fault-find equipment in real-time.
  • Monitor equipment failure modes, identifying focus areas for continuous improvement initiatives in HME.


  • Demonstrate a commitment to safety for oneself and the team.
  • Heavy machinery trade background in Mechanical, Electrical, or Asset Management fields.
  • Possess an analytical mind with strong problem-solving skills, effective communication, and computer proficiency.
  • Significant demonstrated experience in mining maintenance, either OEM or site-based.
  • Knowledge of SAP is desirable, however not essential. More important is having at least a basic knowledge of computing, i.e. proficiency in MS Office in particular Word and Excel.
  • Experience with maintenance activities for HME, including but not limited to Komatsu, Caterpillar, and Hitachi machinery specified.


  • Tier 1 mining business
  • 12 month contract
  • $80-90 per hour + super
  • Salary sacrificing, Novated Leasing, EAP, Hotel/Gym/Insurance discount

Brunel in the United States

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which specialises in connecting highly skilled workers with projects and organisations throughout Australasia and around the world. Operating locally since 1997, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 45 countries, 120 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

At Brunel, we believe that safety is not just a priority, but a value that is integral to our company culture at all levels of our organization.

  • We establish measurable objectives and targets, consistently reviewing our activities, risks, legal obligations, and performance.
  • Brunel Americas is a proud member of Houston Business Roundtable, & Utah Safety Council, and a participant of ISNetworld RAVS Plus Audit.
  • Brunel consistently utilizes performance measuring and monitoring. This includes meticulous record keeping and routine inspections.

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While compensation is important, finding the right cultural fit is equally crucial. At Brunel, our longstanding cultures and values have contributed to a positive employee experience, which is why some candidates have chosen to stay with us for 30 + years.

  • Our values are at the center of everything we do –Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Results-driven, & Passion for people.
  • Brunel is committed to an inclusive workforce and we understand that Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are essential for a successful working culture, business, and community. Thus, Brunel takes both a global and regional approach to DE&I.

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At Brunel, we prioritize candidate’s career abilities and needs even before the hiring process begins.

  • With open lines of communication and a dedicated team assigned to every contractor, we strive to make every employee experience with us as easy and seamless as possible.
  • Our contractors create and maintain lasting industry relationships that can be leveraged throughout their career.
  • We prioritize employee needs in order to build strong partnerships that support our employees’ long-term professional success and development.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Michael Shirley is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number: PUB406124