Specialist Strategy Optimization – Mobile Equipment | Minerals Australia | Perth Based

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Western Australia

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Full Time

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Date published

13 January 2020

Date closing

26 January 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.

About the role

This role will be responsible for ensuring that equipment maintenance strategies for mobile & field equipment are deployed globally and monitored for compliance and success. Reporting to the Lead Strategy Optimisation, this role will align operating, engineering and maintenance standards to enable uniform execution to strategies across the business. This role will incorporate feedback from different performance systems as well as stakeholders and defect elimination processes to continual improve total equipment strategies across the business. Your high level of expertise in mobile & field equipment is fundamental in ensuring compliance across the business. The role gives specialist expertise to support the delivery of the business plan by ensuring Total Equipment 

Strategies (TES) and Asset Level Strategies are reviewed and improvement opportunities identified and implemented through: 
  • Leading and implementing improvement initiatives that optimise maintenance cost and equipment reliability to support the business plan. 
  • Engaging with the Operations, Supply, Finance and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to optimise maintenance performance.
  • Optimising TES and Asset Level Maintenance Strategies by working with Planning, Data Analytics, Defect Elimination, Engineering and Execution sub-functions in order to keep relevant, efficient and accurate.
  • Approve Master Data Strategy (MD) changes and ensures the integrity of the TES and Asset Level Strategies are maintained.
  • Manages business wide product problems directly with the OEMs to ensure solutions are identified and implemented throughout the business
  • Proactively identifies performance deviations from targets based on the input provided by the Asset Management Performance team to anticipate and prevent loss.

About You

We are seeking applicants that have in depth, practical experience in mobile mining equipment including but not limited to trucks, dozers, loaders, graders, drills, excavators and hydraulic excavators.  Particularly, working knowledge of maintenance for Surface Drills would be highly regarded for this role. You will have a proven background in reliability analytics and defect elimination. You will possess excellent communication skills and strong stakeholder capabilities. It is essential that you are a team player who promotes and supports workplace diversity. You will have a focus on continuous improvement and be passionate about delivering extraordinary results. 


You will be based in Perth, Western Australia, in the multi award winning office tower - ‘City Square’. You will have stunning river views from your modern open plan office, state of the art facilities including virtual whiteboards and video conferencing facilities, 550 bicycle racks with ample lockers, showers and change room amenities and a large outdoor terrace with barbecues.

Remuneration and Benefits

Join us and be rewarded with interesting, challenging work in a supportive team culture. Develop skills for life whilst enjoying access to benefits including; incentive bonus, award winning share scheme, education assistance and generous superannuation scheme. As part of our commitment to inclusion and diversity, we offer a range of family friendly work practices, including flexible work arrangements, and a substantial parental leave policy, includes retirement savings / superannuation contributions during parental leave.

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.  

Reference Number – 159100
  • We reserve the right to commence recruitment proceedings immediately.
  • This opportunity is currently only open to candidates with the right to work in Australia.

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