Specialist OT Operations Technician CC

Date:  14-Jan-2022
Job Posting End Date:  28-Jan-2022;08:59:59GMT
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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

BHP Technology is looking for a Specialist OT Operations Technician to work at our Saraji Mine Site in Queensland. The role is responsible for undertaking preventative maintenance and providing technical field support for the mine sites Operational Technology Systems. The role is a Full Time position with BHP on a non-FIFO 7/7 roster working 12 hour days.


Your responsibilities

  • Ensuring day to day availability and maintenance of site’s Two-way radio system and fleet installations.
  • You will be required to assist in the installation and maintenance of Wireless Telemetry Systems (WTS).
  • You will be required to assist in the installation and maintenance of Production and non-Production CCTV Systems, Fleet Management System, Physical Access Management System and/or other OT systems as the need arises.
  • Provides Subject Matter Expertise (SME) to support teams to resolve priority issues.
  • Execute work orders as per schedule and relevant work instructions associated with the work orders.
  • Provide input into root cause analysis and subsequent resolution of issues affecting equipment reliability.
  • Validate quality of work performed prior to completion.
  • Review and request updates to Work Management and other Master Data as required.

About You

The successful candidate will have:

  • Trade certificate in Telecommunications, Radio Communications, Electronics & Communications, Auto Electrical or other related fields.
  • Experience with Analogue and Digital 2-way radio systems, Motorola MX series repeaters, Motorola P25 systems and Motorola APX portable/mobile digital radios.
  • Experience with Multiplexing systems, E&M signalling and Point to Point links.
  • A proven track record of Safety within an operational environment.
  • An ability to prioritise effectively and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Proactively build relationships with customers/partners.
  • Sound communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work harmoniously with a diverse and inclusive team and work environment.
  • Australian C class driver’s license
  • Coal mine exposure would be advantageous
  • Experience is 1SAP would be advantageous
  • ACMA Open/unrestricted Cabling Licence preferable
  • EWP High Risk Work Operation Ticket preferable

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 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 encourage applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, national origin, age, religion, people with disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

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.