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Title:  Environmental Superintendent

Req ID:  2564
City:  Moranbah
State:  QLD
Country/Region:  AU
Postal Code:  4744
Department:  Environmental

About the role: 
We are currently seeking an Environmental Superintendent for Coppabella Moorvale Joint Venture. Our Coppabella Moorvale mine complex consists of two open-cut mine operations located approximately 140 kilometres southwest of Mackay that produce premium low-volatile pulverised coal (LV-PCI) for export markets.

Reporting to the Business Services & Technical Support Manager, you will be accountable for developing, implementing and maintaining the Environmental Management System for CMJV, ensure the mine site is compliant with current environmental legislation and determine and oversee rehabilitation operations across the site, including rehabilitation liabilities, site water and waste management systems. Your duties will also include:


  • Directing the activities of contractors and consultants;
  • Reviewing and modifying the sites environmental management system.
  • Preparing and submitting documentation and reports as required to regulatory authorities including in relation to non-compliance matters;
  • Monitoring and reporting on the sites environmental activities and performance,
  • Managing budgets, studies, trials and plans for the closure and relinquishment of various pits.
  • Drive accountability and completion of CMJV business plan with regards to Environmental Values.
  • Acting as lead community liaison


The lifestyle:
This position is offered on a Monday to Friday 9 day fortnight roster and can allow for a residential (Moranbah or Nebo), DIDO or FIFO lifestyle (BNE). 


About you:

  • A tertiary degree in Environmental Science  
  • Experience with managing legislative environmental compliance
  • Prior experience with mine closure planning and / or implementation; including operations and stakeholder engagement;
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role preferably within the QLD coal mining industry including a minimum of 2 years site based experience;
  • A high degree of computer literacy and report writing capability
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; and,
  • A passion for safety as a way of life.


About Peabody:

Peabody is a world-leader in providing products for the production of affordable, reliable steel and energy to customers in 15 countries on five continents. We employ over 4,900 people, have 18 operations in the United States and Australia and in 2021 we restored 2400 acres of land. When you work with us, you are working with a team of professionals around the world who are committed to making a difference for themselves, their families, and their communities.


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 operations. We welcome applications from all diversity groups to assist us in honouring our commitment

Take the first step toward a rewarding career working with us at Peabody. 


Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us.

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