BHP Billiton Manager Production Planning (MAC) in New South Wales, Australia

Manager Production Planning (MAC)

Job No.792432

Work TypeFull Time - Permanent

LocationAustralia - New South Wales

CategoriesMining/Mina, Operations/Operaciones

Published20 Jun 2017| AUS Eastern Standard Time

Applications close03 Jul 2017| AUS Eastern 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

Mt Arthur Coal is a residential operation, located in the picturesque Upper Hunter, near the community of Muswellbrook. In addition to being located in a wonderful area, the mine site contains some unique geological and technical specificities which would interest any individual driven by tackling challenges leveraging from the internal capabilities developed over years of operating.

As Manager Production Planning you will report to a senior leader, you will be a key-decision maker and have strong influence in regards to how the mine is run. This role will have a strong focus on building effective working relationships, financial prudence and accountability.

In this role you will:

  • Coach and mentor your team, drive best practice and truly make a difference to business performance in order to create a ‘Best in Business’ environment,

  • Lead your team to create or contribute to high-quality designs, schedules and plans,

  • Develop, foster and manage relationships in order to power productivity as well as create a ‘safe to speak up’ culture and,

  • Drive organisation, cultural and innovation change resulting in productivity improvements and cost reduction for the operation

About you

  • Proven leadership skills and ability to drive change and develop team members’ capabilities

  • Strategic and analytical mind, as well as excellent business acumen

  • Qualification in mining, commerce, engineering or a related discipline will be highly regarded but not essential

As the Manager Production Planning you will be a performance and achievement oriented professional, who is motivated by exceeding expectations and able to use your relationship building and influencing skills in order to hold others to account.

This position is based in the Hunter Valley working a Monday to Friday roster. Relocation assistance will be provided to the successful candidate

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 and parent rooms.

How to apply

Reference Number – 792432

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