Olympic Dam | Supervisor Production Smelting | 7D7X7N7X

Last updated 9 days ago
Location:Roxby Downs
Job Type:Full Time

BHP is one of the world's largest global resources company, with operations throughout Australia and around the world. The iron ore, copper, coal, nickel, oil and gas we produce is used to grow cities all around the world, helping to build schools, hospitals, bridges and transport as well as the household appliances, modern electronics and new technology millions of people use every day.

We've been supporting people and communities all across the countries in which we operate, from the Pilbara to the Atacama Desert in Chile, for generations by creating jobs, backing businesses and investing in social programs. And it's our purpose and privilege to continue to keep bringing people and resources together to build a better world.

About BHP

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.

About Olympic Dam

One of Australia’s largest mines and a complex minerals processing operation, Olympic Dam, is unique in that we produce Copper, Uranium, Gold and Silver. The local township of Roxby Downs, South Australia is an active and progressive community offering a variety of modern, well equipped housing, educational, health, sporting, leisure, shopping and cultural facilities

About the role

  • Permanent Supervisor opportunity available
  • Even Time roster
  • Competitive salary on offer + fantastic company benefits

This position is based at Olympic Dam, operating on a 7 day / 7 night rotating 12 hour roster pattern arrangement, with residential, DIDO or FIFO options available.

Reporting to the Superintendent Production Execution - Hot Metals we currently have an opportunity available for inclusive and supportive leaders to join our team. In this role you will be responsible the Smelting performance which will include providing a safe working environment, achieving department targets and the leadership and coordination of daily work activities.

In this role you will:

  • Be first and foremost focused on creating a culture of care by being a visible safety leader, engaging, developing and coaching your team
  • Integrate with Maintenance counterparts to ensure effective, pro-actively planned maintenance to minimise unplanned downtime
  • Review work practices to ensure best practice
  • Actively manage employee performance
  • Promote continuous improvement with the Smelting area

About you

Our successful candidates will:

  • Demonstrate the confidence to lead by example, hold yourself and others accountable and coach others in ‘Safety Leadership’
  • Ability to effectively communicate across multiple levels and disciplines
  • Ability to lead, mentor and coach others
  • Experience within Smelting or minerals processing highly desirable
  • Have the ability to communicate well with all stakeholders
  • Have previous and proven experience as a people leader.

Supporting a Diverse Workforce

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.