Maintenance / Project Engineer

Pilbara - Western Australia - Australia - Oil, Gas & Mining - Mining - Construction & Commissioning - Professional Bachelor

Brunel Energy and Resources is working closely with a number of Operators Clients across Australia, and internationally. Due to increased demand on site, Our Client is looking to engage a suitably qualified Maintenance / Project Engineer To provide technical support to operations and manage minor projects and plant improvements;

Offered on an 8:6 rotation from Perth, Initially this will be a 6 Month contract, with the view to become a permanent staff role. Mechanical and Electrical Engineering background would be an advantage.

Feel free to contact

Abigail Aitken, Account manager

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About this role

  • Attended and provided engineering and technical support for all breakdowns on site;
  • Provided day to day engineering, operational & maintenance support, budgets and Health & Safety initiatives;
  • Scope, plan and execute various projects (<$100k);
  • To provide specialist reliability engineering support to Fixed Plant;
  • Minimum 5yrs Mining or Mineral Processing experience;
  • review and update maintenance strategies;
  • Develop and implement medium to long term maintenance strategies;
  • Managing and monitoring engineering and capital budgets;Experience in Materials Handling and wear management;
  • Project experience with the following: Scrubbers & hydraulic system, bins, chutes, apron feeders, belt feeders, dry wear management, trippers, conveyors, skirts, dust suppression.

About you

  • Self-motivated and self-responsible;
  • Mechanical or Electrical Engineering background;
  • Able to grasp difficult concepts & learn and implement new skills quickly;
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Excellent leadership abilities;
  • Rational problem solving and solution-focused approach;
  • Reliability centred background;
  • 5 years’ experience in the Mining or Resourcing Sector;
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment Drug and Alcohol.

What we offer

With over 100 offices in 42 countries we are proud to offer this exciting career opportunity with an industry leader;

As a Mechanical Engineer / Project Engineer, seconded by Brunel, it means you are employed by us & guided in this process by a dedicated Account Manager;

In addition to your salary that is always paid on time, we also offer excellent benefits, such as favourable super fund etc. At Brunel, you are securing not only a contract but also your career;

We provide the tools for success; world class training and advanced technology to ensure you succeed within Brunel. In addition, Brunel also provides excellent upward and international mobility worldwide.

About us

Brunel is one of the world's premier specialist recruitment companies successfully working across industries such as Oil & Gas, Mining & Construction, Energy, Renewables, Rail, Infrastructure & Engineering supplying contractor and permanent placements.


  • Vacancy number: PUB201436
  • Location: Pilbara
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Construction & Commissioning
  • Closing date: Friday, April 19, 2019
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Abigail Aitken

Account manager Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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