Jumbo Operator | Olympic Dam | 7/7


Location: Roxby Downs

Job Type: Not Specified


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.

About the Role

We are currently seeking a Jumbo Operator to join the Mine Development team at Olympic Dam.

In this role you will:

  • Bolt and Bore development rounds of up to 5 metre advance;
  • Promote and consistently follow the standards and procedures designed to enable you to work safely and effectively every day;
  • Identify and implement opportunities to improve productivity, efficiency and cost effectiveness.

Ensuring that your operating ability can achieve:

  • Quality excavation profiles;
  • Ground support installed to standard;
  • Effective roadways;
  • Maximum advance per round.

About you

  • Experienced Jumbo Operator who can safely achieve industry standard KPI’s;
  • Experience operating Atlas M2C + E2C Drill rigs;
  • Ability to coach and mentor team members/offsiders to promote safe work practices;
  • Proven commitment to look after your own wellbeing and the confidence to speak up when others put themselves in harm’s way;
  • Be focused on working collaboratively within your team to achieve results;
  • Able to follow relevant processes and procedures within your department;
  • Be a team player who is self-motivated;
  • Prior experience as a Jumbo operator with experience across multiple sites and ground conditions;
  • A valid Driver’s Licence with the ability to drive a manual vehicle.

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.

BHP also requires employees in Australia to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people (from the 31st of January 2022 or earlier depending on relevant state health directives). If you are applying for a role at BHP please consider this new requirement when submitting your application. BHP will also adhere to any relevant health directives that may be made that affects our workforce. For further information please see our website.

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 encourage applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, national origin, age, religion, people with disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

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.

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