Supervisor Mining Production | Area C | Flexible 2/1 1/2 Roster

Date:  12 Apr 2024
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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.


Come and be a part of this success.


About the Role

Flexible Roster: 2-1 Roster as 2 weeks on, 1 week off, 1 week on, 2 weeks off


We are seeking a talented Mining Production Supervisor to join our inclusive and high performing Production team to work in a collaborative environment. As a Supervisor, you will have strong leadership skills and the ability to positively influence our safety culture. Your ability to lead by example, be proactive and prioritise Field Leadership activities will be critical to your success. In addition, you will play a key role through:


  • Providing leadership to a Load and Haul team operating within a large scale open pit mine

  • Thinking Big to deliver inputs to shape your work environment

  • Strategising daily dig unit performance to feed three Crushers as part of one of the largest Iron Ore hub in the world

  • Mentor and develop the daily interactions of the production team

  • Positively influence business decisions through your clear decision making skills

  • Challenge daily operations and performance 

  • Maximise compliance within the operational plan 

  • Align duties across the production team to ensure development targets are achieved

You will be based at our ‘Area C’ mine site on a fly-in fly-out 2:1 roster.  Our Area C mine is located approximately 100kms North West of Newman, West Australia. The outstanding facilities at the FIFO village include; a fully equipped gym, swimming pool, netted cricket pitch, tennis and basketball court, beach volleyball court and recreation room including a pool table, darts, table tennis, TV and DVD player. All rooms at the village have their own ensuite bathroom, television, refrigerator and air-conditioning.  

About You


We have a strong focus on finding individuals with the right values, leadership capability, and communication skills.  Your interpersonal skills will foster collaborative working relationships in addition to a demonstrated ability to consolidate and analyse information, you will have the skills and knowledge to provide critical thinking and a solution-focused attitude.


You will have access to technology that will enable you to work flexibly, which is key to BHP’s success in addressing the requirements of a diverse workforce.

Desirable skills include:


  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering or other related disciplines 
  • Resource industry and site based experience
  • Experience in open pit operations 

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. 


If you are already employed directly by BHP, please log in using your BHP email address or apply via our internal jobs portal. 


Supporting a Diverse Workforce  

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


At BHP, we know that we are strengthened by diversity. We are an Equal Opportunity employer that is committed to making BHP a safe and inclusive workplace where everyone can thrive and be at their best every day. We are focused on creating a workforce that’s more diverse and represents the communities where we work and live. providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and recognise that true diversity includes gender, age, race, disability status, sexual orientation, religion, neurodiversity, education levels, and many more aspects of your identity.


BHP is committed to providing a recruitment process that is fair, equitable and accessible for all. If you have a disability, we know that it may be helpful for us to adjust our process to make it equitable for your individual situation. If you would like to reach out to someone about your situation and our recruitment process, please email us at [email protected].