Services Supervisor


Posted on:  29th Mar 2024

About the company:

Peabody was founded in 1883 and has grown to be the world’s leading pure-play coal company.  We employ over 7,000 people and have 23 operations in the United States and Australia 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.

Peabody is a globally diverse company which offers an inclusive work environment to engage, recognise and develop employees. The company values the power of inclusion and diversity as a competitive advantage and is committed to increasing the number of diverse employees throughout its Australian operations.  We welcome applications from all diversity groups to assist us in honouring our commitment.

About the role:  We are currently seeking a Services Supervisor for our Wambo Mine.  Our Wambo mine complex is a combined open-cut and underground mine located 30kms west of Singleton that produce metallurgical and thermal coal for export and domestic markets. 

Reporting to the Services Superintendent, you will safely and efficiently supervise the delivery of infrastructure projects and maintenace works across the rest of colliery holdings. 

Duties will include:

  • Demonstrate safe behaviours and provide leadership and guidance to a team of contractors within the surface infrastructure works
  • Assist in the development of project and operational procedures for the surface infrastructure works
  • Ensuring compliance with operational and project plans and procedures
  • Ensure that surface infrastructure works are performed safety, to plan and achieve operational and project targets
  • Responsibility for overall delivery of surface infrastructure projects, work quality, compliance to plan and efficiency performance
  • Identify and implement Continuous Improvement opportunities
  • Facilitate the timely execution of planned works and manage resource allocation on a day-to-day basis
  • Liaising with site stakeholders to ensure project and infrastructure commitments and targets are met
  • Provide support as required to ensure safe and timely delivery of maintenance objectives.
  • Monitoring Contractor activities and ensuring compliance to health & safety management system
  • Conducting performance reviews of Contractor Maintainer/Operators

The lifestyle: This position is permanent Monday - Friday role with an ROD per month. The position is suited to a residential lifestyle in nearby Singleton or the Hunter Valley/Newcastle surrounds. 

About You:

  • Be committed to high standards of integrity, safety and performance
  • Ideally 3 + years’ experience in a similar role with civil and mining support services
  • Ability to be an inspirational leader and have a positive impact upon your team
  • Strong knowledge of civil contractor works and site support services
  • Cert IV in Frontline Management or similar is desirable
  • Basic Microsoft Office skills, including excel

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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