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BHP is an important contributor to the Australian economy, through the jobs we create, the taxes we pay and the resources we produce. To ensure we do our part to support Australia through the COVID-19 pandemic, the health and safety of our employees is our first priority. Our second priority is to ensure we remain a sustainable contributor to the world.

BHP is putting on extra roles to support our people and our business through this uncertain time.

We’re engaging 1,500 additional people through labour hire partners and existing BHP contracts for a six month period across all our operations in Australia.

We’re looking for people with a wide range of skills to fill the following roles: machinery and production operators, truck and ancillary equipment drivers, excavator operators, diesel mechanics boilermakers, trades assistants, electricians (HV and auto), cleaners and warehousing roles.

Experienced operators and new to industry candidates are welcome to apply.

Phase one of recruitment is now open with the below companies. Please contact them directly if you’re interested in one of these 6 month opportunities, for permanent roles please click here.

All States

Chandler MacLeod

Olympic Dam Mine | South Australia

One Key
Vimba Warta

BHP Mitsubishi Alliance | Central Queensland

Lunar (Broadmeadow Underground mine only)
Undamine (Broadmeadow Underground mine only)

BHP Mitsui Coal | Central Queensland

One Key

Mt Arthur Coal | Muswellbrook, New South Wales

One Key

Western Australia Iron Ore | Pilbara

One Key

For other BHP roles visit

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