Short Term Planning Engineer BHP Billiton

BHP Billiton is a leading global company and the largest diversified resources company in the world. We have operated for more than 20 years in Indonesia. In response to our planned mine development in Central Kalimantan (Maruwai Coat Projects), we are seeking high caliber candidates for the following positions. We offer a challenging career path and attractive remuneration package commensurate with the positions.

Short Term Planning Engineer (Based in Balikpapan)

Reporting to Mine Planning Superintendent and Operations manager, this position will be responsible for developing mine and dumping design, short term mine planning, providing mine planning & scheduling for Haju trial mine to achieve coal production and quality target in accordance with the capital & operating budget as well as assisting in preparation of mine scheduling to achieve the mine production budget. This person also provides reports to Engineering Superintendent and Mine manager as well as ensures compliance of “Zero Harm” HSE&C goals. He/She will be required to go to site on a frequent basis.

To be considered for this position, the minimum requirements are bachelor degree in Mining engineering, preferably with Pratama certification with at least 3 years experience working as a Short Term Engineer in large open cut operations and a competent user of mine planning software systems as well as experience in short term planning, scheduling software and costing. You must understand mining technique for multiple thin seam and high rainfall intensity as well as coal quality, blending principles, coal processing, dilution & recovery factors.

Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to make decisions under pressure, innovation and continuous improvement with fluency in Bahasa Indonesia and English is highly desirable.
Apply online at or send your application to:

(Job #491883; Application Closed 30 September 2008)

BHP Billiton has an overriding commitment to safety and environmental responsibility.

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