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Shovel Operator | Operations Services | Blackwater Deployment | 7on7off Roster

Date:  22-Jul-2021
Job Posting End Date:  30-Sep-2021;09:59:59GMT
Job Country: 


Job State/Province:  Queensland
Job Location/Region:  Bowen Basin


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 BHP Operations Services 

Operations Services (OS) was established with the single goal of focusing on front line operators and maintainers. Completing work previously performed by service contractors, Operations Services is providing permanent employment to a growing team of more than 3700 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. 



About the Role:

BHP Operations Services Production team currently operates across various locations within Australia. We are recruiting for an experienced Shovel operator for our Blackwater deployment who has over 12 months experience in the mining industry who can operate the following equipment:

  • Rope Shovel 4100XPC
  • CAT 7495


You can also expect:

  • Permanent employment with BHP with all the benefits of full-time work;
  • Competitive remuneration;
  • Annual Bonus;
  • Continuous focus on developing you to be the best you can be;
  • Transportation to site is provided from the main regional cities and will be discussed during the recruitment process.


About you:

As the successful candidate you will possess the following:

  • A high commitment to safety, quality and attention to detail and procedure;
  • A strong desire to learn and a high level of enthusiasm to develop a range of new skills;
  • Effective listening and well developed interpersonal skills;
  • Comprehensive reading and writing skills;
  • A teamwork mentality to achieve result


This is your opportunity to join a team with genuine career and learning opportunities, in a secure permanent position. We want to hear from you so apply now and become part of the Operation Services family.


Please note: To avoid any duplicate of applications, once you have applied to a role within OS it will cover you for all open production positions that your skillset matches so there is no requirement to apply for all OS roles.



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.


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

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