Exploration Superintendent | BHP Metals Exploration | Perth 5:2

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Western Australia

Work type

Full Time

Job category

Geology, Production Mining/ Operations

Date published

04 February 2020

Date closing

06 March 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

  • Perth based leadership opportunity in the greenfield exploration team of BHP’s global exploration division.  
  • Manage a growing portfolio of high quality exploration projects in Australia.
  • Ability to work autonomously to prioritise and motivate investment decisions.

BHP Metals Exploration, part of the world’s largest integrated resources company, is moving into an exciting period of sustainable growth and development.

With a clear strategy and focus on projects from early stage concept development through to advanced exploration, we now have a newly created opportunity for a driven and passionate Exploration Superintendent to build, maintain and grow a small, high performing team of geoscientists to manage a portfolio of nickel and copper exploration projects in Australia.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will be an accomplished and highly skilled Exploration Geoscientist with the following skills and experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a geoscience discipline  
  • Exploration experience in complex mineral systems in a leadership capacity
  • Nickel and copper experience an advantage but not a must
  • A leader with a passion to inspire others and lead them to success
  • Ability to travel to remote work locations as and when required

As part of the recruitment process for this position you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical and participate in a background screen including a criminal history check, identity check and qualifications check.

BHP – Perth operates from City Square located in the heart of the Perth CBD. The building itself reflects the latest thinking in corporate workplace design and facilities with the centerpiece of the development being a 45 storey tower which is home to the other BHP group of companies in Western Australia.

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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