Senior Technician Facilities Maintenance | Nickel West | Residential OR FIFO 5:2/4:3

Date:  26-May-2023
Job Posting End Date:  09-Jun-2023;10:59:59GMT
Job Country: 


Job State/Province:  Western Australia
Job Location/Region:  Kalgoorlie, Goldfields and Esperance


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


Reporting to the Supervisor Facilities Maintenance you will be part of high performing facilities maintenance team at the Leinster Township and FIFO Village:


  • You will be responsible for leading a dynamic group of trade’s assistants, co coordinating their works as instructed by the Facilities Maintenance Supervisors and Schedule.
  • Computer skills knowledge of 1SAP, Excel and Word as some assistance is required with the purchasing and transport of goods to and from site.
  • All general gardening and grounds maintenance in the town ship of Leinster and the SPQ in Leinster.
  • Provide support to Leinster Airport staff inclusive of all ground handling and baggage handling as required.
  • Operating machinery including Forklift, Skid Steers and Mini Excavators.
  • Assist trades with excavations and any works as directed
  • Assist with Working at height tasks as required
  • Reticulation repairs and installations
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement and a culture of care


About You


  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement and a culture of care
  • A high regard for safety and the correct use of PPE.
  • Experience using a range of garden power equipment, ride on mowers, whipper snippers, and blowers.
  • Skid Steer experience
  • A current C class driver’s license.
  • A current HR drivers licence (desirable)
  • Forklift Ticket
  • Working @ Heights
  • Test and Tag ticket (desirable)
  • SAP experience would be a distinct advantage




Nickel West is one of the most sustainable nickel producers in the world and the world's leading nickel supplier to the battery metals market and part of our Minerals Australia business. Nickel West is a fully integrated mine-to-market business operating in various locations across Western Australia. All nickel operations (open-cut and underground mines, concentrators, a smelter and refinery) are located in Western Australia. 

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. 


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.