Operator Maintainer – Mechanical – Careers


About Santos 

A proudly Australian company, Santos is a leading supplier of natural gas, a fuel for the future, providing cleaner energy to improve the lives of people in Australia and Asia.


Having recently merged with Oil Search to create one high performing team with a diversified portfolio of high quality, long-life, low-cost assets across Australia, Timor-Leste, Papua New Guinea and Alaska with significant growth optionality. 

Santos is already Australia’s biggest domestic gas supplier, a leading Asia-Pacific LNG supplier and aims to be a world-leading clean fuels company, achieving net-zero emissions by 2040.

Santos will grow its clean fuels capability as customer demand evolves for zero-emissions LNG, hydrogen and other products through carbon capture and storage, nature-based offsets, energy efficiency and use of renewables in its operations.

Recognised for its disciplined, low-cost operating model, Santos is resilient throughout the commodity price cycle.

For more than 65 years, Santos has been working in partnership with local communities, providing Australian jobs and business opportunities, safely and sustainably developing Australia’s natural gas resources, and powering Australian industries and households. 

Supporting a Diverse Workforce

Santos acknowledges that we operate on the traditional lands of Aboriginal people. We recognise the traditional rights to maintain the culture, identities, traditions, and customs on their country.

 We are committed to an inclusive environment where people feel comfortable to be themselves. We want our people to feel that all voices are heard, all cultures respected and that a variety of perspectives are not only welcome – they are essential to our ongoing success. 

We treat each other fairly and with dignity regardless of race, gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, or anything else that makes us different. 

Australian Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander jobseekers are strongly encouraged to apply.

A great opportunity is now available for an Operator Maintainer – Mechanical located in Southwest Queensland, Cooper Basin specifically in Jackson.

This role is responsible for the execution of scheduled programmed operations and maintenance as directed by the Area Team Leader in a safe and cost-effective manor while using quality systems to eliminate rework on equipment. You will uphold and ensure compliance with Santos SMS standards for performance and behaviour, and also comply with conditions to ensure we maintain a licence to operate. 

Accountabilities are delivered in line with the Santos company values and Santos Management System (SMS).  Key responsibilities of the role include:

These positions will work in our oil facilities in Southwest Queensland, Cooper Basin. Please apply online and no later than 23rd January 2023. 

A requirement of this role is that you will need to have in place the legal work rights for Australia to apply.

To apply for this job please visit recruitment.santos.com.