Maintenance Supervisor

Job Description

Maintenance Supervisor

Reporting to the Site Manager and working with Quarry Management to lead a team of highly skilled trades people and responsible for the safe and efficient maintenance of heavy equipment’s working Monday to Friday. Permanent fulltime.

About Graymont

Graymont is a global leader in lime and limestone solutions. We provide solutions specifically tailored to the needs of the environmental, agricultural, food, mining, steel, paper, glass and construction industries. We take a long-term approach to business that is evident in our strong commitment to sustainable growth.

Our Role

We are recruiting a Maintenance Supervisor to lead our highly skilled trades people at our Oparure Limestone quarry and processing plant. Reporting to the Quarry Superintendent this role is responsible for managing and ensuring machine efficiency to support production requirement in safe working environment.

  • Lead, facilitate and monitor quality of work in all aspects of maintenance and engineering function carried out by both internal and external team.
  • Ensure that all equipment and machinery are properly designed, selected, installed and commissioned.
  • Maintain and advise on the use and disposition of stock items, surplus items and equipment rental.
  • Maximize equipment/machine uptime and reduce maintenance expenditures.
  • Perform any such comparable duties as required by the Company from time to time and shall responds positively.

The team at Oparure is small, professional, achieves excellence in its work position, and partners with an internationally located Regional Maintenance Planner. The role is suitable for a high achiever wanting to make their mark in a supportive environment and open for further career development. In addition it is ideally located for a country lifestyle choice.

The successful candidate will have

  • a qualification in engineering or similar.
  • Previous work experience in a manufacturing environment or a quarry is highly desirable.
  • A strong knowledge of quality, engineering standards and government regulations.
  • Experience in leading and guiding a team of mechanical and electrical trades people.

You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to be considered for this role. Our Workplace Graymont derives its competitive edge in large part from more than 1,600 employees who bring their diverse skills and energy to work every day at offices and plant sites across North America and Asia-Pacific. In return, we provide competitive wages and benefits, a safe and healthy work environment where you and your team can perform without injury, and opportunities to grow and develop the skills and experience to realise your full potential.

Please send your cover letter and resume to or apply online at

Maintenance Supervisor

Graymont NZ

Job type:

Full Time, Permanent

Hours of work:





$100,000 - $120,000 per annum