Outbye Engineering Coordinator

Location: Narrabri Posted Date: November 10, 2019
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Employer Job Id: WHC477 Careermine Job Id: 1819356
About
is the leading Australian producer of high-efficiency, low emissions coal, and the dominant player in Australia’s only emerging high-quality coal basin. We help to power highly-developed and emerging economies in Asia where there is strong and growing demand for our product.

We operate six mines in the Gunnedah Basin in North West New South Wales and have developed a reputation for excellence in operations, project delivery and safe and efficient operations. We are proudly local and employ locally-based employees where possible.

Whitehaven is at an exciting stage in its development with a robust development pipeline in both NSW and Queensland and real opportunities for employees to contribute to our strategic growth agenda.

Whitehaven is an ASX100 company committed to recruiting, retaining, and investing in a modern and diverse workforce which values teamwork, respect and recognition. We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a healthy, smoke-free workplace.
The Role: Outbye Engineering Coordinator Narrabri (NSW)
Reporting to the Outbye Superintendent we have a need for full time Outbye Engineering Coordinator based at our underground coal mine, located in Narrabri NSW. We are seeking suitably qualified and experienced person to support the Outbye team. In this role your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to the following;
  • Safety performance of Outbye Engineering and maintenance activities
  • Provide leadership to the Outbye Engineering and maintenance teams
  • Identify areas for improvement in the mining process
  • Maintain compliance with legislative and environmental requirements
  • Achieve budget and forecast production requirements
  • Managing performance of shift personnel
  • Enforcing standards of work and behaviour
  • Ensure that engineering and maintenance operations are thoroughly planned and executed
  • Manage major work projects for the Outbye operations
  • mange contractors activities

The successful applicant will possess the following qualifications, experience and qualities:
  • Degree or Associate Diploma in relevant electrical or Mechanical field
  • 5 yrs Underground mining experience
  • Proven track record in operational management
  • Demonstrated technical, operational and leadership ability in similar mining environment
  • High level of communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly motivated
How to Apply
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  • Attach a resume. Please note this is a mandatory requirement of the application process


  • In order to be considered for this position you must currently have the right to work in Australia.

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