Superintendent Modifications & Projects | Iron Ore | Jimblebar | FIFO 5/2 4/3

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Western Australia

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Full Time

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Date published

12 June 2019

Date closing

30 June 2019 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

We are seeking a Superintendent for Engineering Modifications and Projects to support Project Delivery for Jimblebar. Reporting to the Engineering Manager this role will be responsible for overseeing the capital portfolio, ensuring effective project controls for safety, cost and schedules are in place in order to plan, develop, communicate and execute project work. This influential role will require the ability to communicate and engage diverse stakeholder groups while leading, coaching and mentoring employees to deliver projects in accordance with the Small Projects Management Framework.

About You

We have a strong focus on finding a candidate with an inclusive approach to leadership, exemplary communication skills and critical thinking skills. Your exceptional stakeholder engagement will foster a collaborative approach to working. In addition to demonstrated leadership capability, your experience in Project Management in the Resources Industry with the ability to communicate effectively across disciplines and organisational levels to create buy-in and influence outcomes being highly regarded.  
  • Demonstrated experience within a leadership position, preferably within the Mining/Processing Industry
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of project delivery processes, financial assessment and project tracking/reporting 
  • Proven capability or certification in Project Management
  • Current full West Australian “C” class motor vehicle license

  • Resource industry and site based experience
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering or equivalent proven industry and/or organisational experience will be advantageous 

You will be based at our new ‘Jimblebar’ mine site on a fly-in fly-out 5/2 4/3 roster. Jimblebar is the first Greenfield mine in over 40 years to be both developed and operated by BHP Billiton Iron Ore and is located 40kms North East of Newman, Western Australia.  The outstanding facilities at the brand new FIFO village include; a fully equipped gym, swimming pool, golf driving nets, outdoor cinema, netted cricket pitch, tennis and basketball court; beach volleyball court, games room and TV lounge. All rooms at the village have access to 3G wireless internet and Skype, an ensuite bathroom, flat screen television, refrigerator and air-conditioning.

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 – 69383
  • 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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