Senior Site Supervisor - Open Cut (Glenden, QLD)

Job Description

About Orica

At Orica, it’s the power of our people that leads change and shapes our futures.  Every day, all around the world, our people help mobilise vital resources essential to progress. Established in 1874, we have grown to become the world leader in mining and civil blasting with a diverse of team of more than 13,000 across the world.

It’s an exciting time to join us – we are shaping the future of mining through digital and automated technologies, embracing new ways of thinking, pioneering innovation and reimagining the way we work.

 

About the role

We are on the hunt for a Site Supervisor at one of our key sites near Glenden in Queensland's Bowen Basin.

Our Senior Site Supervisors are at the front line of each of our customer’s operations. They are the face of our business and one of the many reasons why we continue to be a global market leader in blasting. These talented individuals live, breathe and demonstrate our charter values every day, right in front of our customer’s eyes.

  • Safety is our Priority. Always.
  • We respect and value all.
  • Together we succeed.
  • We act with integrity.
  • We are committed to excellence.

Accountable for the operational success of their sites, our Site Supervisors are charged with leading and motivating onsite teams of talented Blasting Professionals and Operators, to ensure safe and efficient delivery of services on each of these client sites.

No two days are the same in the lives of our Site Supervisors, therefore adaptability, a cool head under pressure, an ability to prioritise tasks, and providing superb levels of customer service are key to their success.

We strongly encourage diversity in every role we have here at Orica. Our Site Supervisor positions are no exception. Our current Site Supervisors have a range of backgrounds, experience, qualifications, genders and expertise.

 

What you will be doing

 

  • First and foremost, demonstrating and setting the example of our key company value: 'Safety is our Priority, Always';
  • Shotfiring duties including Magazine Management, Managing the loading, tying and firing of blasts, following drill and blast designs;
  • Providing leadership and direction to the blast crew;
  • Assisting with the training and mentoring of new team members;
  • Working in tight unison with all blast crew teammates to provide an excellence in service to our valued customers;
  • At all times activing with integrity and respect.

 

What you will bring

 

  • First and foremost, demonstrating and setting the example of our key company value: 'Safety is our Priority, Always';
  • Shotfiring duties including Magazine Management, Managing the loading, tying and firing of blasts, following drill and blast designs;
  • Providing leadership and direction to the blast crew;
  • Assisting with the training and mentoring of new team members;
  • Working in tight unison with all blast crew teammates to provide an excellence in service to our valued customers;
  • At all times activing with integrity and respect.

 

What we offer

As part of a truly global company, you will have the ability to grow and learn in a diverse, collaborative culture. We foster relationships and learning through connected global and local teams, promote flexible and diverse career paths and support the development of your knowledge and skills.

You will be paid a competitive salary, learn from talented individuals across multiple disciplines and be able to thrive in a safe workplace within a collaborative culture. Ignite your career at a place where your distinct potential can find its home.

 

We respect and value all

Orica promotes and fosters a culture of inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment everywhere we operate. We treat our people and applicants with fairness, dignity, and respect, getting the best of everyone’s contributions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, nationality, age, military or veteran, marital or disability status.