Mining Engineer

Location: Goldfields Western Australia Posted Date: August 14, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 2268287 Careermine Job Id: 1796082
Mining Engineer with production experience required for OP gold mine | 8:6 roster

Your new company
A global mining company is seeking a Mining Engineer with solid production and planning experience to join their open pit gold operation in the goldfields, Western Australia. This role is on a 8:6 roster flying out of Perth.

Your new role
Reporting to the Technical Services Superintendent you will be responsible for applying your extensive knowledge of mine planning/scheduling and design packages to perform the following tasks:
  • Drill and Blast designs in line with the mine schedule and operational requirements
  • Contribute to the optimisation of mine design and production sequencing
  • Capture, analyse and provide guidance on site operational data
  • Develop the site's monthly plan, rolling 2 week plan and 36 hours mine plan in line with the 3 month plan
  • Prepare weekly and end of month reports for the Project Manager

What you'll need to succeed
  • Bachelor degree in Mining Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience in a similar role in preferably a gold environment
  • Prior experience in Fleet Management Systems (desirable)
  • Competent with mining software such as Surpac
  • High attention to detail
  • Full working rights in Australia

What you'll get in return
You will receive a highly competitive salary of $175,000 including super and work a 8:6 roster FIFO from Perth.