Electricians | Operations Services | Port Hedland | WA

Date:  15-Sep-2022
Job Posting End Date:  14-Oct-2022;09:59:59GMT
Job Country: 


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


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 Operations Services


Operations Services (OS) 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.


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 the Role


Our purpose is to accelerate safety and productivity performance across our Western Australia sites, embracing inclusion and diversity to create a vibrant culture that represents the communities in which we live.


We are currently recruiting for industry-experienced Electricians for opportunities at our Port Hedland Operation. You will demonstrate experience with fixed plant maintenance and/or shutdowns. This role is working a 4/3 days only roster.


With our commitment to achieving a diverse workforce, we strongly encourage Female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants.  

About You

  • Trade Qualified Electrician
  • Previous experience in mining will be highly regarded, although not essential
  • Highly safety focused
  • Keen to learn with a willingness for self-improvement
  • Excellent diagnostic and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work as part of a diverse team
  • Effective listening and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines and remain calm under pressure 


What is on offer?

  • Permanent positions
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Continuous focus on developing you to be the best you can be through our Mastery Program
  • Generous share match scheme
  • Ongoing support for you and your family through our Employee Assistance Program
  • Residential based positions
  • Work a 4/3 days only roster

When submitting your application, please specify the mining equipment you have worked on.


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 

The size and magnitude of our business not only provides significant opportunity for professional development, but also attractive salary packages with performance-based bonuses and a unique BHP employee share program.


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.