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Production Supervisors - Expressions of Interest (Mt Arthur Coal)

Job No. 795558
Work Type Full Time - Permanent
Location Australia - New South Wales
Categories Mining/Mina, Operations/Operaciones
Published | AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close | AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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. 

About the role 

As the Supervisor Production Overburden you will get to work in the largest pit in the Hunter Valley and lead a team of Production Operators in executing the mine plan, achieving safe and optimal outcomes for the overburden team. Using some of the biggest equipment around including 600 Tonne class excavators and a fleet of Liebherr 282 trucks, you will also carry out statutory inspections relating to compliance & procedures, and you will be actively involved in field leadership activities.

Located in the lifestyle friendly Hunter Valley region working a 4 panel rotational roster, this opportunity is well suited to someone who enjoys a challenge, loves to be around the largest equipment in a great operation and has some experience in a people leadership capacity.

About you 

You must hold a current NSW OCE qualification. Your strong desire to work with your team to ensure they are delivering their best will see you well placed for success. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are a must allowing you to build relationships across the team with other OCE’s and departments.

Reporting to the Superintendent Production Overburden, in addition to holding a current NSW OCE qualification, you will also have:  

  • A background in leading a large team on a frontline supervisory capacity;
  • Sound MS Office skills;
  • The collaboration skills to work across various stakeholders to ensure overburden activities are performed in line with the mine plan.

Your ability to communicate, engage and build trust with your reports and be a champion for change will help you deliver on your commitments and will position you well for future career opportunities.


BHP’s Mt Arthur Coal is the largest individual coal production site in the region. Located less than 5 kilometres from Muswellbrook, NSW we produce high quality, clean energy coal for international and domestic customers. Mt Arthur Coal can offer experience and great career development opportunities.

Supporting a diverse workforce

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 and other extended leave entitlements.  

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

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