Water Governance & Data Specialist

Location: Regional QLD
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 62687

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.As the Governance and Data Specialist you will be the key contact in relation to water data acquisition and management within Coal while liaising with key stakeholders of the business. You will provide input and guidance on License and Approvals, coordinate water studies and be the key relationship manager with external regulators.

Accountabilities will include, but not be limited to;

  • Provide input and support to gain water approvals;

  • Complete internal water stewardship reporting;

  • External water reporting (water accounting framework & ICMM);

  • Coordinate operational water risk assessments;

  • Monitor and conduct audit support/responses;

  • Provide input and support to the Water Planning team;

  • Develop catchment management plans;

  • Data strategy and management (procedure and process development); and

  • Coordinate data analysis and water compliance reporting.You will come with a proven experience in Water Governance. You will be a motivate and a self-starter and have the ability to communicate at all levels to internal and external stakeholders. You will have the proven experience to interpret technical reports and have a strong understanding of Queensland and Federal water legislation and regulation.

Your experience will also include:

  • Bachelor degree in Geology, Geoscience, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering or similar;

  • Extensive experience in water management within the mining sector; and

  • A strong background within process and data management.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.