Technician Maintenance Execution E&I

BHP Regional SA

Location:Regional SA
Job Type:Full Time
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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.Our Operations

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 is an active and progressive community offering a variety of modern, well equipped housing, educational, health, sporting, leisure, shopping and cultural facilitiesPlease note this position is based at Olympic Dam, operating on a 7/7 roster pattern roster arrangement.This position of Maintenance Technician E&I will form part of a multi-functional and diverse team supporting the Concentrator Maintenance department to safely and efficiently achieve departmental and BHP Billiton Olympic Dam Mine business objectives.In this role you will:

  • Comply to and consistently follow the standards and procedures designed to enable you to work safely and effectively every day
  • Perform maintenance activities across the Concentrator in

order to safely add value to business and improve efficiencies

  • Provide technical expertise within the maintenance team

and facilitate preventative and reactive maintenance activities

  • Foster productive working relationships across all

internal and external stakeholders

  • Demonstrate an overriding commitment to working in and

promoting a health, safety, environmental responsibility and sustainable


  • Be active in Identifying and communicating improvements

to procedures, processes or plant and participate in problem solving and

troubleshooting of plant issues

  • Provide technical expertise relevant to the role and

support the Management of Change process to all plant modifications

executed by the maintenance team

  • Proven commitment to look after your own wellbeing and the confidence to speak up when others put themselves in harm’s way
  • Possess a current South Australian Unrestricted

Electrical licence

  • Dual trade Electrical/Instrumentation qualifications

are preferred but not essential

  • Exposure to high volume mineral processing operations

and associated plant and equipment

  • Ability to understand and interpret Microsoft Projects

scheduling spreadsheets

  • Experience in technical fault finding
  • Understanding of Quality Assurance and current WHS


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.