Engineer Analysis & Improvement

BHP Regional SA

Location:Regional SA
Job Type:Full Time
Apply Now

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.

Join Olympic Dam a safe, reliable, globally competitive business delivered by our people. At Olympic Dam we care that everyone goes home safe to do the things they love. We believe Leadership drive culture and culture drives performance. All incidents are preventable and everyone has a role to play.

Come and be a part of this success.

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 facilities.

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 facilities. Adelaide, offers quality standard of living without the high costs of most other Australian capital cities. Adelaide offers a Mediterranean climate, beach-side lifestyle, cosmopolitan cafés and restaurants and world class wine regions just an hour away. All this plus an annual international festivals and events calendar makes Adelaide a vibrant, cultured, friendly environment to live, work and play in.

Please note this position is based at Olympic Dam, operating on a 5/2 roster, with residential or FIFO to Adelaide options available. Alternative rosters are available for the right candidate. This role is about identifying and implementing improvement initiatives with the Mine Surface Production team. The successful candidate will work with people across all teams, to enable functional excellence and support business priorities for continuous improvement of the Production function.

In this role you will:

  • Implement and maintain core

department routines across safety, volume, cost and culture

  • Analyse performance metrics and

benchmarks performance across the function in other BHP businesses

  • Monitor compliance to plans and


  • Perform analysis of technical

and or work processes, as well as equipment capability

  • Provide expertise to other

sub-functions in analysis of performance indicators and metrics

  • Identify functional capability

gaps and recommend improvements

  • Compile and maintain the

portfolio of improvement initiatives

  • Comply to and consistently

follow the standards and procedures designed to enable you to work safely

and effectively every day

  • Prepare the inputs to form the

Production budget

  • Provide feedback to the

Planning function to improve future execution plans, designs, schedules

and forecasts

  • Engage with Engineering for modifications needed to plant and


  • Proven commitment to look after

your own wellbeing and the confidence to speak up when others put

themselves in harm’s way

  • Problem solving and lateral

thought process-orientated

  • Ability to develop and foster

collaborative and mutually beneficial relationships

  • Tertiary Qualification in

Engineering or Business Improvement

  • Willingness to lead and

implement change

  • Motivation to find optimal

working methods and strive for continuous improvement

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.

How to apply Please apply online before 21/10/2018 Reference Number – 40390414#LISA Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date. We support flexible work at BHP. Talk to us about the flexible working options in this team.