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Peabody Energy

OCE / Supervisor

Peabody Energy

QLD - Other, Queensland, Australia

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Job Posted: 24/11/2017

Job Category:

Mining, Energy & Resources / Superintendent / Supervisor

Job description:
OCE / Supervisor
  • 7/7 Even Time Roster
  • Generous remuneration package, meals and camp accommodation included
  • Career development opportunities
About the Company:
Peabody, the world’s largest private-sector coal company, is a leading voice in advocating for sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal technologies.  We have 23 operations in the United States and Australia, and have 6,700 employees globally, servicing metallurgical and thermal coal customers in more than 25 countries on five continents.
Peabody is a globally-diverse company which offers an inclusive work environment to engage, recognise and develop employees. The Company values the power of inclusion and diversity as a competitive advantage and is committed to increasing the number of diverse employees throughout its Australian operations.

Our Values: 
Safety: We commit to safety and health as a way of life.
Customer Focus: We provide customers with quality products and excellent service.
Leadership: We have the courage to lead, and do so through inspiration, innovation, collaboration and execution.
People: We offer an inclusive work environment and engage, recognize and develop employees.
Excellence: We are accountable for our own success. We operate cost-competitive mines by applying continuous improvement and technology-driven solutions.
Integrity: We act in an honest and ethical manner.
Sustainability: We take responsibility for the environment, benefit our communities and restore the land for generations that follow.

Why Join Us? 
We are currently accepting applications for an OCE/Supervisor based at our Coppabella Mine. Our Coppabella Moorvale mine complex consists of two open-cut mine operations located approximately 140 kilometers southwest of Mackay that produce premium low-volatile pulverised coal (LV-PCI) for export markets.

Reporting to the Production Superintendent, this role will be responsible for all day to day mine activities in compliance with all relevant statutes by providing leadership to achieve safe and effective production. This is to be achieved through managing the production functions in a safe, efficient and effective manner.  Roster arrangements for this role are 7/7 Day/Night rotating roster.
Responsibilities in this position include: 
  • Set and demonstrate a proactive approach to health, safety and environmental standards and ensure a safe working environment is maintained
  • Demonstrate safe behaviours and provide visible safe leadership to team members
  • Ensure that risk management tools and relevant procedures are in place when planning and executing work
  • Fulfill the statutory requirements for an Open Cut Examiner including inspections and reporting
  • Comply with Coppabella policies and procedures
  • Effective utilisation of shift personnel and equipment resources to achieve the mine plan and production targets
  • Conduct mining operations in an environmentally responsible manner
  • Responsible for supervision of all contractors that are operating in mining areas
  • Ensure all personnel on site are trained and competent for the duties assigned
  • Identify training requirements within crew and facilitate multi skilled crews
  • Conduct monthly Safety meetings with production operators
  • Be an active participant in the continuous improvement program
  • Liaise with Maintenance, Technical and other Support Services to establish Production priorities and ensure operations requirements and targets are incorporated into Production design and schedules 
  • ?Liaise with maintenance department on breakdown issues and equipment requirements
About You:
  • Certification as a Mining Supervisor
  • At least 2 years’ experience as a Supervisor, preferably in open cut coal mining operation
  • At least 5 years’ open cut coal mining experience in a Dragline, Truck, Shovel operation
  • Valid QLD Driver’s license.
  • Hold a current QLD Open Cut Examiners Certificate of Competency
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong commitment to safety and a way of life
  • Project and contract management skills
  • Effective application of safe systems of work
  • Computer literacy
Our mission is to provide our employees with an empowered, collaborative, friendly and safe work environment based on mutual trust and respect. Peabody Energy is an equal opportunity employer.
Apply to Peabody Energy today and grow your career with us.  For more information, visit or click Apply Now

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