Mine Planning & Infrastructure Engineer

Location: Kalgoorlie Posted Date: February 6, 2020
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Employer Job Id: JO-2001-82379 PM Careermine Job Id: 1832924
  • 8/6 roster, residential in Kalgoorlie district or FIFO ex Perth
  • Excellent career options
  • Salary package circa $155 000 - $175 000 plus bonuses
Our client, a leading international gold miner, is seeking to appoint a suitably experienced Mine Planning and Infrastructure Engineer to join their technical division at one of their West Australian operations.

Reporting to the Senior Engineer of Mine Planning, you will be responsible for the provision of a comprehensive infrastructure planning and scheduling service that achieves short to medium production and development targets.

About the role
  • Assist in coordinating the activities relating to underground infrastructure and ensure that their activities are consistently aligned and monitored to meet safety and operational targets
  • Assist ventilation officer with planning and statutory requirements as required
  • Management of contractors both short and long term in the areas of drill and blast, raiseboring, paste fill and associated mine infrastructure
  • Provide ongoing leadership and mentoring for graduates and cadets assisting the Senior Mining Engineer
  • Assist with the planning and production functions of the business as required to meet safety and production targets sssist in briefing production personnel on new stopes being developed and liaise with Supervisors about understanding of designs and plans.

About you
  • Tertiary Qualifications in a Mining Engineering or a related discipline
  • Underground Engineering experience with exposure to longhole drilling, blasting, ventilation, projects, planning, paste fill and scheduling - preferably gold
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite, and mining software such as Deswick and EPS would be highly regarded
  • Experience with Ventsim would be highly regarded, however not essential
  • WA First Class Mine Managers Certificate of Competency would be highly regarded, however not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic team-orientated Engineer, to carve their career within a global mining company offering an excellent salary package and benefits.
  • If you are an Interstate candidate,relocation costs will be provided
  • Salary package is around $155 000 - $175 000 plus bonuses,
  • Health care allowance, professional development and much, much more. Plus, you will be working with an employer of choice.
Unfortunately, we are only able to consider people with appropriate and relevant experience, and who are either Australian Permanent Residents or have the necessary permits to work in Australia.