Supervisor Maintenance

Country/Region:  AU
State:  WA
City:  Boro
Job ID:  1703

About Us


Fortescue is both a proud West Australian company and a global green solutions business. We are recognised for our culture, innovation and industry-leading development of infrastructure, mining assets and green energy initiatives.

Our Opportunity


Maintenance Supervisor NPI


Work location: 

Fortescue’s Solomon mine is located on the traditional lands of the Eastern Guruma and Yindjibarndi peoples.



8 days on and 6 days off ex Perth


Fortescue is seeking an experienced and motivated Qualified Maintenance Supervisor to lead the NPI Carpentry, Plumbing and Trades Assistant team for Infrastructure Services Solomon.  This permanent full-time position will consist of ensuring work management is performed safely, effectively and in a timely manner. Reporting to the NPI Superintendent.

Key Responsibilities


  • Deliver Shift Targets in alignment with the Weekly Plan.
  • Ensure that Contractors within your scope of work meet the contractual agreements in place with FMG. KPI’s regarding quality, levels of safety requirements and other services provided by them shall be completed and maintained in accordance with the contract, FMG requirements and any legislative regulations.
  • Ensure all necessary maintenance inspections and audits of the Sites and related facilities are completed within allocated time frames. Actions arising from those inspections are completed in a satisfactory and planned manner.
  • Ensure all maintenance plans are completed and work is carried out in a timely and satisfactory manner and to a high quality.
  • Ensure sufficient stocks are maintained and resources on site to service site requirements.
  • Ensure relevant Maintenance management documents and associated files are updated and copies maintained.
  • Provide advice to Superintendent and Manager on any proposed works required at our sites (particularly major works / CAPEX)

Qualifications and Experience


  • Demonstrated safety leadership
  • Experience with Contract and Contractor Management.
  • Experience in providing leadership and direction to multidisciplinary teams
  • Trade qualified or minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Maintenance program coordination
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills, including both written and verbal communication skills. Having the demonstrated ability to liaise and interact with individuals and groups of varying levels of authority.
  • High level of organisation skills and an ability to meet deadlines whilst managing multiple functions simultaneously.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage budgets and associated costs for control management and reporting functionalities.
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Demonstrated ability to use initiative, be self-directed and work under minimal supervision.
  • High level of commitment to the provision of quality services and contributing to a positive team environment.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy with all MS Office suite of programs.
  • Exposure or solid working knowledge of the SAP Maintenance Management System

Our Commitment


Fortescue is deeply committed to providing a safe culture that builds respect, fosters inclusiveness, and values diversity. We celebrate individual strengths and team members from all backgrounds are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. Our global workforce drives and promotes an inclusive culture, both within our organisation and throughout the communities we interact with across the world. Diverse backgrounds include First Nations Peoples, people with differing abilities, LGBTIQ+ community, gender, neurodiverse, cultural diversity, all age groups, and those with an intersectional or multiple diverse characteristics. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. 


Internal Candidates / Current Contractors please apply via Success Factors Careers Portal. For further information on how to apply please visit the Fortescue Hub. 


Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified. Fortescue will never contact you to ask for payment of any kind, whether directly or through a third party.