At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential. With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success. Come and be a part of this success.
The South Flank Project is an expansion of BHP's existing Mining Area C hub, located approximately 130 km by road north-west of the town of Newman. This project has potential to become one of the largest standalone iron ore processing centres in the world, within reach of several billion tonnes of high-grade ore.
This is a rare opportunity for a dynamic individual to be part of something big - to work in an innovative team, with evolving technology, and playing a pivotal role in creating a world class mine.
Reporting to the Superintendent Mobile Maintenance Projects, you will be accountable in leading and guiding a team of Maintenance Associates through a 12 month traineeship to gain a certificate 2 in engineering.
You will lead, coach and mentor the trainees to ensure a high level of performance and integrity is upheld at all times, whilst ensuring that maintenance activities on the plant, equipment and utilities under accountability are safely executed against schedules, plans, and specified standards.
As a Section 44 Appointed Person, you are required to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Mine Safety and Inspection Act and Mines Safety Inspection Regulations.
Are you an inquisitive, team-spirited and outcome focused individual who is passionate about safety and have the ability to build great relationships within our team, than this is the next role for you!
You will have significant experience with mentoring and training new to industry individuals, whether that be apprentices or trainees. A strength of yours will be your ability to communicate efficiently, ensuring the development of your teams through your influencing and relationship management skills. You will be a proactive, credible and influential member of the leadership team whilst building strong working relationships with key stakeholders.
You will possess a qualification at trade, diploma or degree level and hold a current full "C" class manual driver’s license. A Diploma in Frontline Management well regarded.
What we offer you
Working on our new South Flank operation, we will provide you an environment where health and wellbeing are seen as a pre-requisite for safety and production. People are empowered, collaboration enabled and teams are connected to the strategy and plan. Our workforce is flexible, inclusive and diverse.
The roster will be based on a foundation of 5:2 (5 days on, 2 days off), 4:3 (4 days on, 3 days off), 9:5 (9 days on, 5 days off). However candidates in pursuit of flexible work arrangements are encouraged to apply.
The size and magnitude of our business not only provides significant opportunity for professional development, but also attractive salary packages with performance based bonuses and unique BHP employee share program.
At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people. We know there are many aspects of our employees' lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.
BHP is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.