Indigenous Only | Haul Truck Operators | South Flank

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Western Australia

Work type

Full Time

Job category

Operations, Production Mining/ Operations

Date published

02 January 2020

Date closing

17 January 2020 at 00:00 GMT

About BHP

Join our new South Flank Project

The South Flank Project is an expansion of BHP's existing Mining Area C hub, located approximately 130 km by road north-west of the town of Newman. This project has potential to become one of the largest standalone iron ore processing centres in the world, within reach of several billion tonnes of high-grade ore.

Embracing inclusion and diversity to create a vibrant culture that represents the communities in which we live, South Flank is focused on high performance, flexible work arrangements, strong Indigenous participation and gender balance.

About the role

This exciting role will see you have the opportunity to operate a brand new, market leading Komatsu 930E. As part of this role you will be working within a safety focused and inclusive team. The opportunity will suit individuals with a passion for efficient hauling techniques maximising the effectiveness of the equipment, as well as enjoying working outdoors.

About You

We are eager to engage with operators who have over 24 months experience in the mining industry operating one, or more of the following Haul Trucks; CAT 785, 789, 793 and Komatsu 830e and 930e or similar.

The ideal candidate for this role would be highly motivated, who is particularly focused on upskilling their equipment knowledge and keen on an opportunity to work on a start-up, open pit environment project. With a keen eye for detail, the successful candidate has a passion for safety and enjoys collaborating in a team.

What we Offer

Working on our new South Flank operation, we will provide you an environment where health and wellbeing are seen as a pre-requisite for safety and production. People are empowered, collaboration enabled and teams are connected to the strategy and plan. Our workforce is flexible, inclusive and diverse. Candidates in pursuit of flexible work arrangements are encouraged to apply.

The roster foundation is 7 days and 7 nights with 7 days off. These roles will be offered on permanent basis.

Supporting a diverse workforce

 At BHP Billiton, 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 this position will only be open to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicants. The filling of this position is intended to constitute a special measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and s 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (WA).   

 Providing employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is an important part of our 2017 – 2020 Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP). As part of our commitment to inclusion and diversity, we offer a range of family friendly work practices, including a substantial parental leave policy, which now includes retirement savings / superannuation contributions during parental leave.

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

Reference Number – 158504

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