Peabody Energy

Underground Operator

Peabody Energy

Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 11/09/2018

Job Category:

Mining, Energy & Resources / Underground

Job description:
  • Residential role based in Illawarra
  • Be home every night with your family
  • Grow your mining career with Peabody
About the company:
Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability
We offer an inclusive work environment and engage, recognise and develop our employees.
About the role: 
We are currently seeking an experience underground Operator at our Metropolitan Mine on six-month fixed term contract.  Our Metropolitan mine is an underground coal mining operation located 30 kilometers north of Wollongong in Helensburgh, NSW producing metallurgical coking coal for export and domestic customers.
To be successful in the role, you will have:
  • Relevant underground competencies and abilities
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Commitment to high performance standards
  • Be an effective team player
  • A strong safety and risk management focus
The Process:
Please submit your application by COB 28th September 2018.  Candidates will be shortlisted based on the mining competencies clearly outlined in their resume.  Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a Recruitment Assessment Centre which will be held in Helensburgh on the following dates:
  1. Wednesday, 10th October 2018
  2. Thursday, 11th October 2018
About you:
To succeed in this role you will have a genuine commitment to safety and demonstrate a sound understanding of risk and hazard identification. You will be an exceptional team member with a flexible attitude and sound work ethic.

At Peabody, we:
  • Commit to safety and health as a way of life
  • Foster a culture of inspiration, innovation, collaboration and execution
  • Are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse workplace
  • Offer a reward and recognition program
  • Provide professional and technical development opportunities  
  • Support employees to achieve professional accreditation
Our mission is to create superior value for shareholders as the leading global supplier of coal, which enables economic prosperity and a better quality of life.
Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us.
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