Engineer Projects - Blackwater Mine

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Work type

Full Time

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Date published

12 July 2019

Date closing

26 July 2019 at 00:00 GMT

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 BMA

BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) is Australia's largest coal producer with currently eight operational mine sites and a coal loading port in Central Queensland. As the world's largest seaborne coking coal supplier, and part of the BHP group, BMA is uniquely poised to offer experience and career development opportunities difficult to find elsewhere.

About the role

Reporting to the Engineering Projects Superintendent, in the role of Project Engineer you will draw on your proficient leadership and technical capabilities to plan, manage and execute assigned projects and engineering work requests. 

As part of a highly collaborative team, you will work with internal and external stakeholders and manage engineering contractors to achieve the right outcome for the business. This role allows for professional development and step up opportunities for motivated employees.

This role is a residential role based at our Blackwater Mine in Central Queensland.Your responsibilities
  • Manage the planning, safe execution, and commissioning of approved modifications and small projects and deliver work on scope/ schedule/ cost and safety targets;
  • Engage the operation across all departments, including key stakeholders, suppliers and vendors/ contractors;
  • Actively investigate and implement safety, productivity, and cost saving initiatives across site;

About You

You will possess strong project management skills and ability to apply Engineering principles within a mining or industrial environment in addition to the ability to influence and build relationships with a range of stakeholders.

You will have either a relevant tertiary and/or trade qualifications with some experience in leading small teams being advantageous.

You will also possess a strong attention to detail together with well developed organisational skills.

Supporting a diverse workforce

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.  
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