Drill & Blast Engineer

Location: Parkes NSW Posted Date: August 14, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 665507513 Careermine Job Id: 1796231
Drill & Blast Engineer

One of the world's most automated mine thrives on the success of our people, our community, our innovation and our environment. This is where safety is paramount, productivity accelerated and careers are fast tracked. Make your mark at Northparkes while also enjoying awesome lifestyle opportunities in the beautiful Parkes region of Central NSW. Our Drill & Blast Engineer role: You will report to the Senior Mining Engineer and be responsible for day to day Drill & Blast planning activities, including preparation of drill plans, charge plans and progress tracking plans associated with the establishment of a new block cave. You will monitor the quality of blasting and requirements for operational activity required to continue drill & blast operations including, bunding, rill preparation and secondary blasting. This is a 2 year fixed term opportunity based in Parkes NSW, providing mining drill & blast expertise onsite while going home to enjoy all of the lifestyle benefits the Central West has to offer.

Job Requirements

The successful applicant will possess the following essential criteria: Tertiary Mining Engineering qualifications 3 years underground, hard rock mining experience Software skills in drill and blast design Manual drives licence

Applications close Tuesday 27 August 2019 ​ If you experience difficulties lodging your application please email NPM.Recruitment@au.cmoc.com