SMS Mining Services is a WA based Mining Contractor who offer specialised Contract Mining, Equipment Rental and Maintenance services across Western Australia. Today, SMS Mining Services is a part of a much larger and stronger group of companies. In October 2018, we announced a major milestone for the business – the merger with Rivet. Rivet is an Australian provider of specialised transport and logistics solutions. Collectively, the Group has approximately 1,300 employees, across 15 locations and a presence in five states nationally.


SMS Innovative Mining are currently seeking applications for experienced Mining Supervisor working within surface mining operations.
The role of the Mine Supervisor is to provide leadership and direction to Mine employees in the safe achievement of mining and production targets as forecast.  Supervise a team of Mining operators in their daily activities. The Mine Supervisor will also assist in the development of Mine employees and the efficient operation of the Mine.

Job tasks and responsibilities:

  • Lead your mining crew to safely and efficiently deliver the production plan
  • Effectively conduct shift handovers, pre-start and toolbox meetings
  • Assess the training requirements of your team
  • Monitor and evaluate performance throughout the shift to identify variance from the production plan and act where necessary
  • Managing Operational Performance, productivity and other KPI’s
  • Prepare accurate and timely shift reports
  • Carry out inspections and job observations

Skills and Experience:

  • Knowledge and experience in a line leadership role
  • Previous experience in open cut production mining
  • Demonstrated technical skills in operating various heavy mining equipment
  • Section 44
  • Exceptional Safety leadership with an ability to identify and eliminate hazards in the workplace
  • Sound social process skills and the ability to effectively lead a crew
  • Demonstrated strong drive, energy and work efficiency
What we can offer:

  • Long term  opportunities
  • 2:1 Roster
  • The opportunity to advance within a growing organisation
  • Immediate Start
  • FIFO from Perth
  • Various sites
  • Competitive Salary

SMS is an equal opportunity employer, Indigenous and female candidates are encouraged to apply
If you wish to join our team  please submit your resume to:
Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted