Share this Job

Superintendent Operations Weekend

Date: 17-Jul-2021

Location: Douglas Park, NSW, AU, 2569

Company: South32 Group Operations Pty. Ltd.

About the role


Reporting to the General Manager, Appin Mine you will be accountable for the delivery of production for the weekend roster. In addition, you will lead, influence and make decisions that improve performance within the weekend operations team.


Key accountabilities –


  • Production and safety performance of the shift across the weekend roster
  • Development of the daily plan
  • Responsible for priority-based decisions relating to alterations to planned activity
  • Coordinate and oversee production and maintenance activities to deliver desired outcome
  • Encourage team members to drive effective hazard and risk identification, reporting and investigation to reduce incidents and injuries/illnesses 



About you


You will be passionate and committed to workplace safety and productivity improvement. Having previous leadership experience and drive to succeed and develop yourself is fundamental.


Our values of Care, Trust, Togetherness and Excellence will guide your decision making and interactions.


In addition, you will have: 


  • Exceptional safety leadership with an ability to identify and eliminate hazards in the workplace
  • Ability to develop, coach and mentor employees to improve engagement, diversity and capability
  • Strong interpersonal and conflict resolution skills and the ability to perform effective working relationships
  • Demonstrated capability to successfully lead and influence others within a multi-functional and diverse team
  • Significant Production Execution experience in an underground coal mine
  • Contractor Management experience
  • First or Second Class Certificate of Competence and or tertiary qualification in relevant field
  • Frontline management and Diploma of Underground Mining Management (highly desirable)



Our benefits 


  • Competitive Salaries and bonus structures
  • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
  • Education and career development
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan





This position will be at our Appin mine which is in the southern coalfields of New South Wales, near the coastal city of Wollongong and approximately 75 kilometres south and southwest of Sydney.



About Illawarra Metallurgical Coal


Illawarra Metallurgical Coal is a long term and leading coking coal supplier which operates two underground metallurgical coal mines, two preparation plants and a logistics chain.



Our culture


At South32, our people are fundamental to our success. We’re focused on creating an inclusive workplace, with the right people in the right roles, who are engaged, empowered and appropriately rewarded.


We aspire to be an inclusive organisation, where our workforce reflects the broader demographic of the countries and communities where we operate.


South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.


Applications for this job will close on Monday 2nd August, 2021.