Superintendent Mine Services

Location: Douglas Park NSW Posted Date: January 15, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 570446110 Careermine Job Id: 1828994
About South32

South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company. We produce bauxite, alumina, aluminium, energy and metallurgical coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc at our operations in Australia, Southern Africa and South America.

We are also the owner of a high-grade zinc, lead and silver development option in North America and have several partnerships with junior explorers with a focus on base metals.

Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people's lives now and for generations to come.

We are trusted by our owners and partners to realise the potential of their resources.

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.

About the role

Reporting to the Manager Mine Services, the purpose of the role is to provide leadership and direction for the execution of mine services activities and effectively manage the services processes to achieve safety, cost and production support targets.

Other accountabilities include:

  • Ensure mine services execution activities are conducted safely and cost effectively by competent services personnel in accordance with the relevant standards and operating procedures
  • Coordinate mine services execution activities with other functions, departments Maintenance teams to effectively manage these activities
  • Identifies, initiates, approves and maintains outbye contracts in line with operational and cost forecasts. Approves contract resourcing in line with budget and headcount constraints
  • Takes full supervisory responsibility for mine service's operational execution team. Leads, coaches and mentors' employees and out bye supervisors to deliver performance
  • Ensures compliance to the Mines Safety Management System and leads improvement of operating and engineering standards in the outbye areas of the operation


About you

  • Second Class (Undermanager) Certificate of Competence
  • Extensive experience in production execution of an underground coal mine
  • Previous supervisory experience managing workers including performance management
  • Demonstrated Contract management skills involving effective delivery of fixed rate and schedule of rate works
  • Experience in short- and long-term resource planning processes
  • Working knowledge of SAP work management system and fundamentals relating to managing financial budgets


Our benefits

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


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.