Mechanical Trucks, Dozers & Grader Operator - Operations Services

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Work type

Full Time, Part Time

Job category

Production Mining/ Operations

Date published

13 May 2020

Date closing

31 August 2020 at 00:00 GMT

About BHP

Looking for the next step in your career? BHP Operations Services are currently seeking experienced Production Operators to join our team across the Bowen Basin, QLD. Are you ready to Make Your Place?

Operations Services
  • Job security
  • Certainty with flexibility
  • Empowered teamwork and smaller teams 
Operations Services (OS) is a division of BHP that provides Production and Maintenance services across Minerals Australia. With an emphasis on career development, OS offers permanent employment which focuses on people, connection and performance. These positions include flexible working arrangements and full leave entitlements, incorporating:
  • Annual Leave
  • Personal Leave, and
  • Parental Leave.
Operations Services already provides employment to more than 2000 team members and we plan to grow our teams in  2020. 

About the role

We are currently recruiting experienced Production Operators to join our teams across inland Queensland. Our operations extend across the Minerals Australia business and we are looking for people with on-the-job experience operating:
  • Haul Trucks – Cat 797, 793 789
  • Dozer D10 or D11
  • Grader Cat 16M & 24M 
Rosters:  7/7 roster on Bowen Basin sites

Team sizes: Operations Services has smaller teams so you can expect a real authentic connection to your supervisor and your peers, with a passion to delivery high quality work with a genuine focus on safety

Travel: Transportation to site is provided from nominated point’s specific to each team, this will be discussed during the recruitment process. OS is also offering a direct self-funded flight via Hevilift from Townsville to Moranbah and we encourage local residents to apply for these permanent job opportunities.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to one of our upcoming virtual engagement centres. 

About You

  • Highly safety focused
  • Confident in operating experience
  • Dedicated and enthusiastic 
  • Keen to learn and a willingness for self-improvement
  • Ability to work to deadlines and remain effective under pressure
  • Effective listening and well developed interpersonal skills
  • Comprehensive reading and writing skills

Candidates interested in gaining experience with machinery (with no prior exposure), are recommended to apply for new to industry roles when advertised. 

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, and other extended leave entitlements. To learn more about Operations Services click on the link: .

The safety of BHP’s people and our candidates is our number one priority. Due to the unfolding circumstances of COVID-19 and the Government regulations in place to deal with the pandemic, your working location and/or roster as advertised in this advert may be temporarily subject to change whilst the government regulations are in place. This is to ensure the health safety of our workforce, and to implement effective social distancing measures.  These changes if applicable will be discussed at screening and interview stage. Find out more about how BHP are dealing with COVID-19: .
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