Project Engineer (Civil/Structural) - Asset Integrity Remediation

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South Australia

Work type

Full Time

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Date published

01 July 2020

Date closing

12 July 2020 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.

Our Operations

It’s an exciting time to be at Olympic Dam, we are accessing 70% of the orebody that hasn’t been touched in the first 25 years of operation, in one of Australia’s largest mines within a complex minerals processing operation.

About the role

The Asset Integrity Remediation Team, part of Olympic Dam’s Integrated Operations group, is accountable for remediating Olympic Dam’s critical assets to ensure they provide a safe and reliable platform for ongoing production and for future growth. As a member of this team you will be accountable for the successful delivery of the portfolio of remediation projects. 

These roles can be offered on an Adelaide-base 5/2 roster (with weekly site time required) or an 8/6 FIFO from Adelaide on a permanent or fixed-term basis.

In this role you will:
  • Be first and foremost focused on creating a culture of care by being a visible safety leader
  • Utilise engineering reports to identify structural remediation requirements
  • Partner with Structural Engineers to develop engineered remediation solutions
  • Engage Operational stakeholders to ensure the remediation solutions are clearly defined and analysed for minimal disturbance to Production
  • Partner with Governance & Technical Stewardship stakeholders to ensure solutions meet safety and design standards
  • Maximise project value by identifying options through creative thinking processes
  • Participate in the bid evaluation process and the selection of contractors
  • Monitor, manage and setup report your project’s adherence to work plans, schedule and budgets
  • Support the planning, safe execution, and commissioning of Asset Integrity Remediation packages according to agreed scope, budget, schedule, and relevant standards and specifications
  • Provide input to the reporting requirements for the execution of Asset Integrity Remediation work packages
  • Ensure projects are successfully executed by working corroboratively to determine the appropriate Execution Strategy, manage risks well, complying with requirements and maximising safety & constructability through design
  • Adherence to BHP Charter Values, Leadership Model and Code of Business Conduct

About You

  • Degree qualifications in project management and civil / structural engineering disciplines is desired, but not essential
  • Understanding of mining, processing, heavy industry or construction projects, with experience working with Structural / Steel and Concrete advantageous
  • Skills in delivering projects or studies
  • Effective stakeholder engagement and collaboration and problem-solving abilities
  • Organisational skills for managing a functional teams, contractors and multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Demonstrated technical and commercial acumen with problem solving skills
  • Communication and influencing skills, including the ability to produce concise reports and presentations to senior managers

How to apply

Please apply online before 12th July 2020

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.  


To protect the health and safety of vulnerable persons in line with current Government advice, may be asked to undergo a COVID-19 related health assessment you may be asked to undergo a COVID-19 related health assessment.
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. 
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