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Mine Utility | Nickel West | Roster 7/7 | Mt Keith |


Location: Esperance

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 the Role

We are currently seeking a Mine Utility (Mine Site Cleaner) to join our team at Mt Keith. The successful individual will be responsible for ensuring a high level of cleanliness across all mine site services. This is a hands-on role and having a positive can-do attitude is what we are looking for. This position will suit a self-motivated individual who has a flexible mindset and a great team spirit, a strong safety awareness and safe work ethic with exceptional communication skills.

This role has a family friendly roster, 7/7 dayshift.

Reporting to the Utility team lead you will demonstrate the following:

  • Overriding commitment to BHP Billiton Charter, health, safety, environment, and sustainable development
  • Contributing to our safety and continuous improvement culture
  • Work effectively with other team members

About you

As the successful candidate, you will possess the following:

  • Minimum Open C class manual Driver’s Licence
  • Experience in a mining operations environment is highly desirable
  • Computer literacy and/or experience in 1SAP (advantageous but not essential)
  • Motivated individual who can work with minimal supervision and engage in team operations
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well within a team to achieve outcomes
  • Fit and healthy, as you will spend most of your time on your feet
  • Strong orientation to safe work practices –high safety focus

About Nickel West

Nickel West is a fully integrated mine-to-market business. Our culture is rich with technical know-how, highly efficient and focused on innovation. The business employs over 2500 people from five operations across Western Australia comprising of nickel underground and open-cut mines, concentrators, a smelter, and a refinery. We also have plans to expand our operations with new mines in the northern Goldfields and a large nickel sulphate plant in Kwinana.

A member of the BHP Group, Nickel West is undergoing an exciting business transformation to become a globally significant supplier of battery materials to the electric vehicle market. Nickel West will soon become the world’s largest producer of Nickel Sulphate, a key ingredient in lithium-ion batteries. As the world’s largest producer of nickel briquettes and nickel powder, Nickel West is leading the new-energy revolution in Western Australia.

Nickel West has an exciting future ahead. We invite you to join us at Nickel West as we seek to energize our future.

Nickel West Mt Keith

Nickel West Mt Keith is located 460 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in the Northern Goldfields. Nickel West Mt Keith is a surface mining operation with an open pit and concentrator plant. The operation is surrounded by pastoral stations, with the nearest townships being Leinster and Wiluna. There’s plenty to keep you entertained in the Mt Keith Village. Take the heat off the day and head to the pool – or join in a game of footy. BBQ dinners are regularly held, and other social activities include movie nights. Employees commute to and from Perth on a fly in / fly out roster.

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.