Applications for this job have closed. Try searching for similar jobs.

Superintendent Mine Production Underground | Olympic Dam | 8/6 FIFO or Residential


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.

Come and be a part of this success.

About Olympic Dam

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.

About the Role

Reporting to the Manager Mine Production Underground, this is a diverse role where you are accountable for the largest underground load and haul fleet in Australia in this unique mining operation at Olympic Dam.

This is an exciting and expanding department that also focuses on the development and training of new-to-industry teams.

This is an Olympic Dam based role offered on an 8/6 roster FIFO ex-Adelaide or Residential.

In this role you will:

  • Be first and foremost focused on creating a culture of care by being a visible safety leader, engaging, developing and coaching your team
  • Lead and develop a team of technical and operational mining professionals
  • Identify, build and develop team capability through ongoing and regular coaching and development
  • Build effective relationships across multiple mine departments to support the delivery of improved production
  • Encourage and promote continuous improvement by constantly looking for opportunities to improve work practices and procedures
  • Provide leadership, mentoring and coaching to the team

About You

  • Demonstrate the confidence to lead by example, hold yourself and others accountable and coach others in ‘Safety Leadership’
  • Tertiary qualifications (Mining Engineer or similar) or significant operational experience
  • Demonstrated operations experience in an underground mine site
  • Experience with long hole open stoping production and fleets in an operation
  • Strong focus and commitment to upholding operating disciplines
  • Demonstrated foundational leadership experience and engagement of teams that support high quality and engaged delivery

How to Apply

Please apply online before 25 March 2023

You will be requested to complete a short video assessment as part of your application.

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.

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.