Belt Splicers - Maintenance Technician | Operations Services

Date:  18-Jun-2022
Job Posting End Date:  12-Jun-2022;09:59:59GMT
Job Country: 


Job State/Province:  Western Australia
Job Location/Region:  Pilbara

Belt Splicer Opportunities Available Now!


At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential. We know that there is more to life than work, and we want to support our people to achieve their goals, both inside and outside of work.


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.

Having the right people working within our organisation focusing on our maintenance will allow us to unlock the value of our assets by ensuring that we have reliable equipment, predictable operations and a safe work environment for all our people.

We have opportunities available for skilled Belt Splicers to work with our fixed equipment across our Australian operations, both in Western Australia and South Australia.


There are various working models and rosters available to suit your lifestyle; including FIFO, DIDO and residential opportunities. Relocation will also be considered, with a generous relocation package on offer for certain locations and roles.


About Operations Services


Operations Services is providing permanent employment to a growing team of more than 3800 employees. OS is committed to increase employment opportunities for Australian regional communities by delivering stability and sustainability that is good for our people and good for the communities.


Operation Services (OS) employees work in an environment where safety is central to role and support is always at hand. You will work as part of a smaller team so you can expect to build good connections with your supervisors and peers. OS has a high performing culture and encourages continuous improvement and development.


About You

For our Belt Splicer roles, you must have recent relevant experience. Being Trade Qualified would be desired but not essential. 


  • Experience working in a maintenance role in mining, heavy industry, aviation, construction, agriculture, manufacturing or a transferable industry
  • Hold an Australian equivalent trade certificate in Polymer Processing (Cert 1, 2 or 3+)


What’s on offer:


Working with BHP offers many benefits, some of which include;

  • A variety of rosters on offer to enable your work to fit with your life (7/7, 8/6, 2/1 etc) 
  • An opportunity to supercharge your career by working on world class projects
  • Variety of different career paths and opportunities
  • A inclusive and supportive team culture
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.
  • Plus many other employee discounts with major retailers and insurance providers


To find out more about working at BHP, and to meet some of our team, click here.


About Our Process


At BHP, we are committed to employing individuals who align with the BHP Charter Values and meet the requirements of the role. As part of the recruitment process, there are a number of checks which may be conducted to demonstrate applicants suitability for a role including police / criminal background checks, medical, drug and alcohol testing, due diligence checks, right to work checks, and/or reference checks.


BHP also requires employees in Australia to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people (from the 31st of January 2022 or earlier depending on relevant state health directives). If you are applying for a role at BHP please consider this new requirement when submitting your application. BHP will also adhere to any relevant health directives that may be made that affects our workforce. For further information please see our website (LINK).


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. 


Apply today to find out more about the opportunities on offer.