Community Development Training Program (Blackwater Mine Site) at BHP Billiton – Australia

BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) is Australia’s largest coal miner and exporter and the world’s largest supplier to the seaborne coking coal market. BMA is part of the world’s largest diversified resources company managing various mines and a port in Central Queensland.

Job Details:

Job title:  Community Development Training Program

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Location:  Australia – Queensland

Job Description:

Opportunities are now open for youths from the local Blackwater, Comet, Bluff and Dingo community to participate in BMA’s Community Development Training Program. The successful applicants will be based at BMA’s Blackwater Mine Site.

The program will commence with inductions and defensive driving, followed by simulator and basic training. You will then have the opportunity to begin Haul Truck operator training under the supervision of our experienced work place Trainers. Training will include the full induction process and an opportunity to obtain the relevant competencies within Conduct Truck Operations.

This is a fixed term four (4) month placement and the Program will commence in August 2015.

To support our high performance culture, we are seeking eligible applicants with a commitment to zero harm and proven sound work standards. You will also demonstrate your respect for others, and high levels of initiative.

The following criteria must be met to be considered for this program:

  • You must be between 17 and 20 years of age on the day you start the Program
  • You must be a local to the Blackwater, Comet, Bluff or Dingo community
  • You must hold a current Provisional or Open Australian Driver’s Licence (manual preferred)
  • You must have access to your own accommodation in Blackwater for the duration of the program
  • Successful candidates will commence on day shift before moving to a shift roster with a crew.

Application Method:

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