Superintendent Coal Mining (Mt Arthur Mine Site) NSW

BHP Regional NSW

Location:Regional NSW
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.This is an exciting opportunity to join the Coal Production team at Mt Arthur Mine Site (MAC). You will be responsible for the delivery of 24 million tonne ROM annually contributing to 19 million tonne of saleable product a year. Located in the lifestyle friendly Hunter Valley region working a 8 days on / 6 days off roster and being supported by experienced peers, this opportunity is well suited to someone who is looking to develop in a people leadership role.

Reporting to the Manager Coal Mining and having a team of Coal Mining Supervisors as the direct reports, the whole team comprises of a workforce of approx. 100 personnel, representing a great career opportunity to develop a performance culture and deliver on results. Previous experience in leading performance, results through influence, building a positive workplace culture and working in an open cut environment will see you well placed for success.Your ability to communicate, engage and build trust with your team members, be a champion for change will help you deliver on your commitments and will position you well for future career opportunities. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are a must allowing you to build relationships across the team and departments and to communicate with disciplines at all levels.

You will also have proven engagement and influencing skills and you will be a people focused and collaborative leader. You will use your abilities to manage your team and the plan on a daily basis. As the successful applicant, you will also:

  • Be focused on creating a culture of care by being a visible safety leader, engaging, developing and coaching your team;
  • Have a strong track record on delivery to plans and targets;
  • Desire to undertake people management activities and motivated to be an engaged and supportive people leader;
  • Provide input into planning processes with a focus on continuous improvement;
  • Utilise your well-developed communication and collaboration skills and an ability to work across various stakeholders.


BHP’s Mt Arthur Coal is the largest individual coal production site in the beautiful NSW Hunter Valley region. Located less than 5 kilometres from Muswellbrook, we produce high quality, clean energy coal for international and domestic customers. Mt Arthur Coal can offer experience and great career development opportunities.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. #LIQLD