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Maintenance Scheduler - Tamworth or Dubbo

Employment Type:  Permanent (Full Time)
Business Area:  Operations & Commercial
Division:  Operations

Dubbo, New South Wales, AU

A shared passion for our people.

Our people can be proud that, as a leading international agri-business, we provide an increasingly important service across the food and beverage supply chain.

About our team

GrainCorp connects more than 10,000 grain growers with local and international customers via Australia’s largest silo network, with a storage capacity of over 20 million tonnes, seven bulk port elevators and two specialty port terminals. Innovation, integration and partnership are the foundations on which we are growing into our second century with customers at the heart of all that we do. 

About the role

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager and based flexibly from either GrainCorp’s Tamworth or Dubbo offices, the Maintenance Scheduler is responsible for:


  • Working with production to develop and maintain the maintenance schedule for country operation sites
  • Planning materials, resources, equipment and contractors for planned preventative and shutdown maintenance works
  • Consulting with operations supervisors / leaders on preventative maintenance activities and equipment servicing
  • Partnering with maintenance supervisors to schedule manpower and resources effectively
  • Develop cost and time estimates of planned maintenance work
  • Maintaining up-keep and accuracy of technical information and equipment maintenance history
  • Continually improving planning, scheduling, purchasing, stores, data management and job reporting systems
About your experience

Our ideal candidate has solid experience in maintenance planning and scheduling within any industry with preference for those with multi-site experience. Exceptional communication, negotiation, stakeholder management, prioritisation and planning skills are a must in this position.

You should also have:


  • Planning experience in CMMS (SAP desirable)
  • Strong mechanical / electrical aptitude
  • Awareness and understanding of budget constraints
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure
  • Troubleshooting and diagnostic capability
  • Ability and willingness to travel frequently.

In addition to providing proof of working rights and suitable professional referees, preferred candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical. A current, valid driver’s licence is also required.

Do you share our passion for contributing to the success of a diverse, international team?

At GrainCorp, we value and respect the different perspectives and experiences our people bring to work each day. We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce – leading to a range of different thinking, perspectives and ideas that create the innovation we need to drive better business results. We aim to have a work environment where everyone feels included and everyone can realise their full potential.