Superintendent Production Overburden

Location: Regional NSW
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 64855

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.

Come and be a part of this success.About the role

Reporting to the Manager Production Overburden, this challenging role will see the successful candidate provide direction and leadership to a large team supporting the truck, shovel and excavator fleet at Mt Arthur Coal. With the Production Supervisors as the direct reports, the whole team comprises of a workforce of approx. 250 personnel, representing a great career opportunity to develop a strong performance culture and deliver on results. Previous experience in leading a large team, building a positive workplace culture and working in an open cut environment will see you well placed for success.About you

You will also have strong engagement and influencing skills and you will be a people focused and collaborative leader. You will use your abilities to manage your staff and the plan on a daily basis. As the successful applicant, you will also:

  • Be focused on creating a culture of care by being a

visible safety leader, engaging, developing and coaching your team;

  • Desire to undertake people management activities and

motivated to be an engaged and supportive people leader;

  • Provide input into planning processes with a focus on

continuous improvement;

  • Utilise your well-developed communication and

collaboration skills and an ability to work across various stakeholders.


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