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Superintendent Mine Planning Operations (Broadmeadow)

Job No. 791227
Work Type Full Time - Permanent
Location Australia - Queensland
Categories Engineering/Ingeniería, Mining/Mina, Strategy & Development/Estrategia y Desarrollo
Published | E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close | E. Australia Standard Time

At BHP Billiton 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 

Reporting to the Manager Mine Planning, this challenging and exciting role will see you leading a team of Mine Planning Engineers to deliver mine designs, plans and short-medium term schedules for Broadmeadow Mine.  You will also be the key stakeholder in engaging with Resource Engineering to effectively align the 24 month plan and longer term strategic plan.

This is a critical role that will enable you to utilise your mine planning and leadership skills while gaining broad exposure across the operation, as well as influencing the performance of your team.  You will also have access to a supportive and results-oriented leadership team. 

About you 

You will be able to demonstrate where you have successfully led high performing teams on delivering executable mine plans and schedules.  As the successful applicant you will have:  

  • Strong experience leading teams
  • Extensive experience working in a technical services or mine planning role
  • Strong MS Office skills
  • Proficiency with a range of mine scheduling and design software
  • Tertiary qualifications in mine engineering is essential
  • U/G mine experience is high regarded

Demonstrated experience in a Mine Planning leadership role is essential. You will also be a performance and achievement oriented professional, who is motivated by exceeding expectations and delivering excellent results. 

Software skills in Deswik, Autocad, MS Project are desirable. 


This is a site based role and will require relocation to Moranbah or surrounding towns. Relocation packages are available as is heavily subsidized housing.

Supporting a diverse workforce

At BHP Billiton, 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.  

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date. We support flexible work at BHP Billiton. Talk to us about the flexible working options in this team.

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