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Specialist Production


Location: Collie

Job Type: Full time


  • Come and work for a world class operation
  • Beautiful Southwest location
  • Work life balance and flexible working rosters available

The Opportunity
Are you looking to be home every night? If so, this is your opportunity to live, work and play a short drive from stunning coastlines, scenic trails and the food and wine heartland of the west.
Located in the picturesque south-west and Peel regions of Western Australia, South32 Worsley Alumina is on a journey to become the world’s leading Alumina producer where our 1500 workforce value the lifestyle that Worsley Alumina has to offer.
Our integrated Bauxite Mine, Alumina Refinery and Port Operation is creating the essential products needed for a sustainable low carbon future.
The purpose of this role is to provide specialised data analysis and visualisation, mine monitoring leadership and execute continuous monitoring, analysis and benchmarking of mining fleet performance, data accuracy and systems health. Identify and implement improvement initiatives that enable operational safety excellence and support business priorities. This role will be offered on a Permanent basis.

Boddington This role is based at the Boddington Bauxite Mine located a short drive from the community of Boddington (10 minutes), Pinjarra (50 minutes) and the City of Mandurah (1 hour).

Surrounded by magnificent jarrah forests, pristine beaches and world-famous wineries, you will live and work in one of the most beautiful regions of Western Australia and still be home each night.

About the Role

  • Provide high-level technical services to BBM’s Operation Centre and fleet management facilities in the areas of mine monitoring and control; including computer networks to assist in guarantying safety, optimising operation, reducing cost and improving productivity.
  • Coordinates and project manage the installation and configuration of hardware and software for Mine monitoring and control (MMC) systems used at BBM including (but not limited to) Fleet management system, collision awareness system, operator alert systems (e.g fatigue) and machine health, as well as all tasks and activities relating to the maintenance and performance of the mine monitoring and control system components
  • Manages, troubleshoots and debugs MMC software
  • Creates and modifies internal reporting tools and databases for production data.
  • Monitors data integrity and coordinates with Operation Centre personnel to ensure all validation errors are corrected in a timely manner
  • Ensures MMC data is available and accessible to operational teams
  • Provide support and coaching in the use of the MMC Systems to operational teams

About You   

  • Tertiary qualified in Computing/Information Systems, Data Analytics, Electronics, Communications, Electrical or Mining Engineering or other relevant tertiary/trade qualification.
  • Ability to work both independently, under pressure, showing initiative, meeting deadlines/priorities and achieving outcomes in a complex environment
  • Experience with corporate and OT networks, including router, WiFi and LTE
  • Ability to develop common systems and standards working with employees not under direct authority lines
  • Able to make sense and explore new data sets with minimal guidance.
  • 2 to 5 years of experience in a similar role within heavy industry
  • Operational experience in data analytics highly regarded
  • Proven ability of working in a team of technical professionals

Our Benefits
As part of the Worsley Alumina team, you will enjoy:

  • Competitive salaries including Short-Term Incentive Bonus
  • Additional employer superannuation contributions which depend on the level of employee contributions you choose.
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan
  • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
  • Company supported volunteering leave and opportunities across communities in the South-West
  • Novated lease and salary sacrifice options
  • Exclusive employee discounts including health insurance, technology and travel.

Our Culture
At Worsley Alumina, our people are key to unlocking the potential of our operation and becoming the world’s leading Alumina producer.
If you value and care for your colleagues and families, enjoy a culture of trust and togetherness and have a desire for excellence to safely produce the products of the future, then we would love to hear from you.

As an employee, you can help shape the future of our operation through our:
- Worsley Workforce Committee directly improving our employee experience
- Worsley Inclusion Network leading change initiatives across Worsley Alumina to increase Inclusion and Diversity in our workplace
- Reconciliation Action Plan Working Group working closely with our First Nations employees and community members to increase First Nations representation across Worsley Alumina.

South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.

Please note: This advertisement will close on the 5th June 2023.