Integrated Remote Operations Centre Controller

Location: Brisbane
Job Type: Full time
Contact: Tasha Balharry
Reference: 795104

IROC – it pays to look at the bigger picture

BHP Coal Integrated Remote Operations Centre (IROC) is a new state-of-the-art facility in the heart of Brisbane, the IROC will deliver an advanced control room which will operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

An opportunity exists to be part of a world-class control centre and make a significant contribution to ensuring our operations continue to improve performance in a sustainable way by executing the control in our operations from a central location.

Our people strategy is focused on balanced leadership, values diverse backgrounds and fosters a culture of inclusion.  BHP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages female and Indigenous Australian candidates to apply.


Why join?

This is a prime opportunity to be part of a dynamic world class control centre, in return you will be rewarded with an exciting and challenging career path, an attractive remuneration package including employee share scheme, employer matched super contribution, 18 weeks paid parental leave, the ability to purchase additional leave and a performance-based bonus scheme.  In addition to the above benefits this role is a great opportunity for you to take advantage of our flexible work arrangements which offer work/life balance - this may include flexible working hours or job sharing arrangements.


About You

You will be a motivated individual who can use their relationship building and negotiation skills in order to influence others and achieve desired outcomes. You will have a proven track record of applying work processes in a disciplined way to deliver results and respond to changes accordingly.  You will exhibit strong computer skills with the ability to learn new systems.


Your ability to analyse, collaborate and influence will see you achieve results day-to-day. Experience in a large scale control room environment or in a mining related industry is NOT essential and we strongly encourage individuals from all industries and backgrounds to apply.


The Opportunity

As an IROC Controller you will be responsible for working collaboratively with the site based production teams to optimise safe production against operational plans.  The role will test your ability to learn the agreed work processes, use operational control systems effectively and apply these skills to control activity.  We will be looking for your ability to optimise performance in your day to day tasks, but also to think more broadly to identify opportunities to improve systems and processes.  Your core accountabilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Monitor operational performance, a

  • Assess compliance with control operational benchmarks and reduce variance

  • Collaborate across teams to design and implement improvement initiatives

  • Participate in the investigation of reported safety and productivity events

  • Provide input to improvements needed for control systems and processes

    Join our business today where you will work with a diverse team of performance driven individuals in a world class control centre.