Supervisor Coal Mining – Goonyella Riverside Mine
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About the role
Goonyella Riverside Mine – Owned and operated by the BMA, Goonyella Riverside Mine is one of the world’s largest open cut coal operations, they currently have a new vacancy for a Supervisor Coal Mining in the Production Coal Department . As a Supervisor, you will report to the Superintendent Coal Mining and Post Strip.
The purpose of this role is to supervise a production crew in the safe execution of the mine plan in accordance with operating standards, procedures and defined processes to deliver optimal production outcomes.
- Execute quality Field Leadership activities targeted at engaging with the workforce
- Understanding and execution of the mine plan
- Crew management in accordance with the Enterprise Agreement, Charter Values and Code of Conduct
- Effectively communicate all pertinent information to stakeholders
- Training and development of crew members to ensure continuity of operations
- Reconciliation of each shift’s data and remediation if necessary
- Conduct thorough incident investigations targeted at identifying the root cause and developing actions to limit the likelihood of a repeat event
- Identification and communication of enabling activities to ensure continuity of operations
The ideal candidate will have the ability and courage to lead change and develop a high performing crew. An absolute commitment to work safely, comply with all site safety standards, compliance with mine working procedures and ensure a safe and environmentally healthy workplace. Well-developed written and verbal skills and the interpersonal skills to facilitate cooperation with production personnel. An ability to plan, organize and coordinate a variety of tasks within a dynamic environment. The ability to effectively use a computer and its associated software programs (Microsoft Office suite). The ability and willingness to work in a team environment. Leadership / supervisory experience within the mining sector coupled with strong people management skills. Experience working in truck and shovel/mining activities preferably within an open cut operation.
At BHP Billiton, they recognize that they are strengthened by diversity. They are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. They are an Equal Opportunity employer and to encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.
They know there are many aspects of employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so they also 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.
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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.
The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.
The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
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Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)
Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.
RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.