Mining Engineer - Short Term Planning

Location: Mackay Qld Posted Date: March 14, 2020
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Employer Job Id: C37D5F1B Careermine Job Id: 1838437
  • Hail Creek Open Cut
  • Mackay, QLD, Australia
  • Mining, Civil or related Qualifications considered


Hail Creek Mine is a large scale open cut coal mine located roughly 120 kilometres south-west of Mackay in the northern Bowen Basin mining region of central Queensland. With a long mine life of 20+ years, producing both metallurgical and thermal coal products, Hail Creek is an inclusive workplace with a focus on safety, efficiency and productivity. We are seeking a passionate Engineer to join our Technical Services Team.

Reporting to the Short Term Planning Superintendent, you will be responsible for short term mine plans, designs and schedules to support truck and shovel operations. Assigned an active pit, you will enjoy the autonomy and ownership that stems from planning and designing for all aspects of that pit. This will provide the successful applicant an opportunity to form close relationships with the Production teams, working to execute the plans.

You will have a tertiary qualification in Engineering (Mining/Civil or related field). Experience with Maptek, Vulcan, Deswik or similar design packages will be highly regarded.

For further information, please contact Ian Topen on 0458 224 138.

Applications Close: Sunday, 29th March 2020

All internal applicants should discuss their interest in this position with their Manager prior to submitting an application.