Bengalla Mining Company (a member of New Hope Group) is a joint venture with a strong track record of achievement.  Our focus is on maintaining strong safety, productivity, and profitability results.  We have a very collaborative team culture and a highly professional and rewarding work environment. Operational since 1999, Bengalla is in Muswellbrook in the Hunter Valley, and supplies international markets with approximately 10 Mtpa.Bengalla is an open pit coal mine offering a residential lifestyle.  The development consent for the operation provides the ability to mine through to 2039.  We pride ourselves on the professionalism with which we pursue our goals and our strong links into our community.The OpportunityReporting to the CHPP Maintenance Superintendent, we are seeking a skilled CHPP Maintenance Planner to join the CHPP Maintenance Team.  The CHPP Maintenance Team is a multi-discipline team that is responsible for the planning, execution of preventive and breakdown maintenance for all CHPP assets.Working closely with the broader CHPP team, the Maintenance Planner plays a pivotal role in maintaining equipment reliability and availability by ensuring that scheduled maintenance tasks and entered job requests are prioritised for scheduling at the right time.Using your background and planning prowess you are enabled to take ownership for assigned equipment and develop work orders to the execution stage. Your input on the direction of the assets maintenance throughout its lifecycle is key to our success.Working a day shift Monday to Friday roster you will be responsible for:Prioritisation of preventive maintenance schedules and identified job requests to ensure equipment reliabilityReview job requests to determine suitability for acceptance into planning cycleDevelop work orders from job requests to ensure work is executableProactively monitor and maintain area budget to improve maintenance expenditure and strategiesProactively prepare for extended outages and major shutdownsReview and adjust preventive maintenance forecastsQualifications and ExperienceThe successful candidate will have:Relevant Trade or Engineering background (mechanical)Demonstrated experience in CHPP or Processing Plant Operations (or similar)Previous planning experience and a well-developed understanding of fixed plant maintenance strategiesDemonstrated experience with Computer Maintenance Management Systems (Pulse or similar)Highly developed communication and task management skillsAbility to focus on long-term solutions, through ongoing innovation, improved maintenance costs and workplace strategies.What We Offer    Bengalla values its people and their contribution to the operation. Our well-established employee benefits program offers choice and flexibility to enhance the lifestyle and wellbeing of our team. With benefits including subsidised health insurance, salary packaging, self-education assistance and gym memberships we make the health, safety, and well-being of our people our absolute priority.    This is a great opportunity to join the professional and friendly team at Bengalla Mining Company and opportunities such as this are few within the region. AUD Muswellbrook 2333