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Superintendent Production | Operations Services | Queensland

BHP - Bowen Hills, QLD

Mining, Oil & Gas
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About BHP

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 3400 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.

Job Description

As a Production Superintendent with BHP OS, you will be responsible for providing guidance and leadership to a team of supervisors and technical specialists in executing the mine plan whilst achieving safe and optimal outcomes for the production team. You will be actively involved in field leadership activities and engaging with the site mastery specialist and training team to enable your team to reach their full potential. There is an expectation that you operate in a proactive manner, working closely with site stakeholders on a daily basis and ensure operational challenges are raised and mitigating actions are taken. In this role you will also manage compliance with operating standards, procedures, work instructions and define processes in order to achieve and optimise production outcomes while working closely with the site team.

In This Role You Will

These opportunities are well suited to someone who has people leadership capability and is looking to be part of a team which is shaping processes and contributing to meeting and exceeding targets, within a changing and 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.

  • Be first and foremost focused on creating a culture of care by being a visible safety leader by engaging, developing and coaching your team;
  • Contribute to the preparation of the inputs to form the production plan and budget;
  • Endorse and lead the execution as well as monitor the effectiveness of Production Execution improvement initiatives;
  • Build cross-functional relationships with the Operational sub-functions to support the delivery of production;
  • Develop capacity to investigate reported events which fall below the Business risk threshold and as the Control Owner, ensure Critical Controls are in place and effectively managing risk.
About You

As a strong leader within our production team, you will have extensive operations experience in similar roles. Your exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are a must enabling you to build relationships across departments and to communicate with disciplines at all levels. You will also ideally have:
  • Demonstrated ability managing multiple conflicting priorities and strong decision-making skills;
  • Collaborative relationship building and negotiation skills;
  • Sound computer literacy with exposure to interpreting shift metrics to drive optimal production behaviours and make timely changes;
  • Ability to support and grow a culture of diversity within the team;
  • Demonstrated experience in risk and change management;
  • Motivation as a performance and achievement orientated professional, who is motivated by exceeding expectations and providing excellent results.
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.

Important: The safety of BHP’s people and our candidates is our number one priority. Due to the unfolding circumstances of COVID-19 and the Government regulations in place to deal with the pandemic, your working location and/or roster as advertised in this advert may be temporarily subject to change whilst the government regulations are in place. This is to ensure the health safety of our workforce, and to implement effective social distancing measures. These changes if applicable will be discussed at screening and interview stage.