Fortescue is both a proud West Australian company and a global green solutions business. We are recognised for our culture, innovation and industry-leading development of infrastructure, mining assets and green energy initiatives.
Work Location: Christmas Creek
Fortescue’s Christmas Creek mine is located on the traditional lands of the Nyiyaparli People.
Roster: 8D6R7N7R – FIFO ex Perth.
Reporting to the Mining Superintendent, you will be responsible for all aspects of Load & Haul functions for operational Mining. You will lead a team of committed people who share a vision of being the safest and most efficient Mining Team.
Demonstrate strong safety values
Leading mining operations and team members to ensure safe and productive operations
Coach and develop team members and take accountability for skills training matrix
Conduct pit inspections
Conduct field interactions and complete incident investigations
Ensure that Mining achieves or exceeds budget fleet utilisation and safety performance
Engage with the operations planning team to produce mine plans
Qualifications and Experience
Considerable experience in a similar role
Strong leadership experience and ability to engage and empower large teams
Experience in Autonomous Mining operations is high desirable but not essential
Strong communication skills both verbal and written
Proven commitment to safety
Computer proficiency in Microsoft office
Strong understanding of efficiency drivers in a large scale mining operation
Experienced in Frontline management
Fortescue is deeply committed to providing a safe culture that builds respect, fosters inclusiveness, and values diversity. We celebrate individual strengths and team members from all backgrounds are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. Our global workforce drives and promotes an inclusive culture, both within our organisation and throughout the communities we interact with across the world. Diverse backgrounds include First Nations Peoples, people with differing abilities, LGBTIQ+ community, gender, neurodiverse, cultural diversity, all age groups, and those with an intersectional or multiple diverse characteristics. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.
Internal Candidates / Current Contractors please apply via Success Factors Careers Portal. For further information on how to apply please visit the Fortescue Hub.
Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified. Fortescue will never contact you to ask for payment of any kind, whether directly or through a third party.