Mine Surveyor

Location: Mount Isa Qld Posted Date: March 20, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 9A44ECAF Careermine Job Id: 1838962
  • Permanent Full-Time Role
  • Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
  • Staff Position - Super 13%


Mine Surveyor

Technical Services - Operational Services
Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
Ref. No. LCR143


Mount Isa Mines are currently advertising a permanent full-time vacancy that exists within our Technical Services department for an experienced underground Mine Surveyor. Reporting to the Senior Mine Surveyor, the successful candidate will undertake a variety of mine survey activities both within the Underground Copper Mine and within the Surface Operations. The remuneration for this role can range from $111,000 - $127,420, dependent on depth of experience, qualifications and skills the successful candidate will bring to the position. This is a residential role based in Mount Isa, working a 5/2, 4/3 (9-day fortnight) roster.

The Operation

Owned by Glencore, Mount Isa Mines is one of Australia's largest industrial complexes, operating two separate mining and processing streams, copper and zinc-lead-silver. Our operation is situated on the doorstep of Mount Isa, a thriving city acting as a hub for regional business, transport, services and government in north-west Queensland. Mount Isa Mines attracts the best people from all over Australia and the world who are drawn to working for a high-calibre mining operation with the added benefit of a comfortable residential-based work arrangement. We believe in the value of our people and our approach fosters the highest level of professionalism, ownership and entrepreneurial spirit in all our people while never compromising on their safety and well-being. We offer excellent remuneration packages and benefits for this position including relocation and initial transit accommodation, employee rewards program, above market superannuation, and professional development opportunities. Learn more about Mount Isa Mines at www.mountisamines.com.au .

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
  • Timely and professional delivery of directional control for development mining, other set-outs and production drill mark-ups
  • Installation and maintenance of the mine survey control network
  • Undertaking void surveys using Optech/CALS survey equipment
  • Producing end of month survey reports for management
  • Measuring/calculating mine volumes for surface stockpiles and underground voids.

You will have the following skills and attributes:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Tertiary qualification in Surveying/Geomatics
  • Sound knowledge of Leica Survey Equipment, and Deswik software or similar mining software
  • UAV Survey Experience Desirable
  • A commitment to continuous improvement in production and safety is essential .

For further information, please contact:
Kylie Duncan on (07) 4744 3223

Applications Close:
7:00am on Wednesday 15 April 2020

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