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Specialist Mods and Small Projects | Caval Ridge | 4:2, 4:4 or 4:3


Location: Bowen

Job Type: Not Specified


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Come and be a part of this success.

About the Role

Reporting to the Superintendent Projects – Caval Ridge Mine, this role will see you provide civil project engineering/management expertise to drive world class delivery of assigned projects.

This role plans, controls and executes multi-discipline projects (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Technology) across the Caval Ridge operation near Moranbah.

As part of a highly collaborative team, you will work with internal and external stakeholders and manage engineering and construction contractors to achieve the right outcomes for the business.

This role is based on-site at Caval Ridge Mine on a 4/2, 4/4 or 4/3 roster, offering flexible travel arrangements (FIFO/DIDO).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead in the delivery of safe work practices that comply with the Site Safety and Health Management System (SHMS).
  • Deliver and maintain project documentation in compliance to BHP Small Project Management Framework (SMPF) standards.
  • Manage application of Project Management processes to support compliance with Site requirements and BHP "Our Requirements" GLDs.
  • Manage costs to budget and be accountable for regular forecasting and rectifying variances.
  • Ensure compliance to Engineering Standards for assigned projects.
  • Monitor progress and rectify variances to plan.
  • Identify and manage resourcing changes with assigned projects.
  • As assigned - Progress feasibility studies, cost-benefits analyses, impact assessments and project business cases to obtain the required project approvals.
  • Adhere to BHP Management of Change process for assigned projects.
  • Drive continuous improvement.

About You

You will have a detailed understanding of project management, engineering principles, standards and processes. A tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering or similar discipline is preferred. Mining or heavy industry and SAP experience will be an advantage.

To be successful in this role you will be an effective team member and a collaborative communicator with the ability to manage multiple business priorities simultaneously.

Strong interpersonal skills are essential, allowing you to influence while also enabling you to build relationships across departments and to communicate with disciplines at all levels.

You will have the ability to manage stakeholders across multiple geographical regions and thrive in ambiguous environments. You will be influential, decisive, action oriented and strategically focused.

About Our Process

At BHP, we are committed to employing individuals who align with the BHP Charter Values and meet the requirements of the role. As part of the recruitment process, there are a number of checks which may be conducted to demonstrate applicants suitability for a role including police / criminal background checks, medical, drug and alcohol testing, due diligence checks, right to work checks, and/or reference checks.

To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people, BHP requires employees in Australia to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in line with BHP’s Covid Policy and any relevant State health directives. If you are applying for a role at BHP please consider this requirement when submitting your application. BHP will also adhere to any relevant health directives that may be made that affects our workforce.

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 a 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.