BHP Billiton Specialist Engineer Asset Integrity (NEC) in New South Wales, Australia

Specialist Engineer Asset Integrity (NEC)

Job No.794772

Work TypeFull Time - Permanent

LocationAustralia - New South Wales

CategoriesEngineering/Ingeniería, Mining/Mina

Published15 Sep 2017| AUS Eastern Standard Time

Applications close01 Oct 2017| AUS Eastern Daylight Time

At BHP Billiton we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential.

With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.

Come and be a part of this success.

About the role

Reporting to the Manager Engineering, this governance role will be accountable for ensuring that all of Mt Arthur Coal’s infrastructure and assets are functioning as designed and are maintained and operated to the required standards. This is achieved through:

  • interpretation of designs;

  • overseeing sitemanagement of changeprocess;

  • reviewing standards;

  • completing inspections and assessments;

  • reading and understanding reports, legislation and aiding in the execution of suitable action plans.

Additionally, you will receive the relevant business support to undertake the role ofRadiation Responsible Personensuring appropriate permits and checks are in accordance with legislation.

This wide-ranging and challenging role will utilise your deep engineering expertise and abilities to work across a variety of disciplines (Mechanical/Structural/Civil/Electrical/Process) in order to achieve optimal, safe outcomes for asset and infrastructure integrity. It will provide the successful candidate an opportunity to broaden their exposure across a range of engineering disciplines and really stretch capability to not only govern, but actively engage in continuous improvement.

Located in the lifestyle friendly Hunter Valley region, your previous experience in a similar type role will see you well placed for success.

About you

As a degree qualified engineer, in any of the relevant engineering disciplines, the differentiator will be your significant capability when it comes to interpreting the required engineering information. Whether plans, reports or standards, you will have a robust and demonstrated history working with this type of information and providing the required expertise relating to asset integrity. You will also be open to undertaking your statutory qualification, with business support, if you don’t currently hold this.

As the successful applicant you will also have:

  • A background in working through small projects, ideally with project management qualifications;

  • Desire to not just identify concerns, but also actively find solutions and follow through to resolution;

  • An overriding commitment to health, safety, environmental responsibility and sustainable development, which you will uphold in those around you;

  • Well-developed communication and collaboration skills and an ability to work across various stakeholders


BHP Billiton's Mt Arthur Coal is the largest individual coal production site in the beautiful NSW Hunter Valley region. Located less than 5 kilometres from Muswellbrook, we produce high quality, clean energy coal for international and domestic customers. Mt Arthur Coal can offer experience and great career development opportunities.

Supporting a diverse workforce

At BHP Billiton, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy and other extended leave entitlements.

How to apply

Reference Number – 794772

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

We support flexible work at BHP Billiton. Talk to us about the flexible working options in this team.