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Reliability Specialist | MEM | South Flank

Date:  02-May-2021
Job Posting End Date:  13-May-2021;11:59:59GMT
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Job State/Province:  Western Australia
Job Location/Region:  Pilbara

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. 


The South Flank Project is an expansion of BHP's existing Mining Area C hub, located approximately 130 km by road north-west of the town of Newman. This project has potential to become one of the largest standalone iron ore processing centres in the world, within reach of several billion tonnes of high-grade ore.


This is a rare opportunity for a dynamic individual to be part of something big – to work in an innovative team, with evolving technology, and playing a pivotal role in creating a world class mine.

Job Description


Reporting to the Superintendent, this role will have a strong focus on defect elimination, monitoring and controlling of the maintenance process, along with governance of local equipment strategies.

You will conduct root cause analysis investigations, lead defect elimination projects and prepare the maintenance budget based on equipment strategies.


Monitoring and analysis of maintenance performance metrics, planning and execution of activities to close performance gaps is all in a day’s work. Whilst managing the portfolio of local maintenance improvement initiatives, and providing effective reliability strategies.

About You


To be our preferred candidate, you will be passionate about sustainable development and have a consistent focus on continuous improvement recognising the value of building and maintaining strong working relationships within the team and across the business to achieve business outcomes.


You will have the ability to work independently with limited supervision and direction. A background in Data Science, Reliability or Control systems is desirable, with a minimum of 3 years’ experience and a good understanding or SAP style process required.


The roster will be based on a foundation of 5:2 (5 days on, 2 days off), 4:3 (4 days on, 3 days off), and 9:5 (9 days on, 5 days off). However candidates in pursuit of flexible work arrangements are encouraged to apply.

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 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.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.


BHP is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.

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