Geotechnical Engineer

Location: Springsure Qld Posted Date: June 27, 2020
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  • Rolleston Open Cut
  • Springsure, Queensland, Australia
  • Staff Position


Rolleston Open Cut is a 16Mtpa thermal coal mine located in the southern Bowen Basin in Central Queensland. With a life beyond 2040 and FOR costs in the lowest quartile, the mine has a bright outlook. Since 2005, we have grown to become one of the largest surface mines in Australia, whilst continuing to foster a culture underpinned by safety, achievement, flexibility and teamwork. We are a hands-on team who all work together to meet our objectives.

As a Geotechnical Engineer within our Technical Services team, you will work closely with the appointed Geotechnical Specialist to maintain the geotechnical hazard management plan, databases and frameworks. This includes the collection and interpretation of geological and geotechnical information, with a proactive approach to ensure that operations are both safe and efficient. You will be responsible for providing on site geotechnical support to mining operations and provide additional geological support as required.

The successful candidate will ideally be a proficient user of Vulcan and Precision Mining software packages with a degree in Geotechnical Engineering or demonstrated practical experience in a similar role. You will be highly motivated, have a strong work ethic and demonstrate safe work behaviour.

For further information about this role, please contact Ewen Mills on 0407 697 358
All internal applicants should discuss their interest in this position with their Manager prior to submitting an application.

Applications close: Sunday 12 July 2020