Mining Approvals Principal

Job Title: Mining Approvals Principal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wollongong, Australia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-10-21
Reference: BH-91880
Contact Name: John Elder
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 22, 2018 01:04

Job Description

NES Global Talent partners with leading companies in the Energy and Mining sectors to source the top talent available in the Australian market. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and our industry relationships; this ensures the best possible fit for long-term success. As such we are now seeking an experienced Mining Approvals Principal

Based at the Innovation Campus and reporting to the Superintendent Mining Approvals, you will be responsible for contributing to the governance, planning and implementation of the approvals activities and projects required to ensure the future of the mining operations.

Key Accountabilities include:

    • Actively contribute to the Approvals team for optimal approvals practices and solutions;
    • Deliver approvals planning strategies, analysis and scheduling into the mine planning process;
    • Identify, manage and mitigate risks of delays in the approvals process;
    • Government interface and liaison for approvals;
    • Interface with the medium and long-term planning teams to ensure coordinated and integrated planning of the approvals process;
    • Ensure compliance to Planning budget and other administrative requirements;
    • Interact with Mine Planning, Operations & other teams
About You

The ideal candidate will be interested in working for an organisation that embraces the diversity each person brings to the workplace. Our values of Care, Trust, Togetherness and Excellence will guide your decision making and interactions, while supporting you in generating courageous solutions. In addition, you will have:

    • Environmental Engineering Degree or similar qualification
    • Proven experience in approvals planning and management within a NSW Mining environment (other environments considered)
    • Ability to effectively communicate and influence stakeholders across all levels of the business
    • Previous experience in Project Management activities (desired)

In return for your professional commitment and expertise you will be:

Offered a permanent opportunity, you will benefit from a rewarding career path in a company that embraces diversity and collaboration. As well as an attractive remuneration package including performance-based bonus and participation in the Employee Share Plan.

Should your skills and abilities fulfill the above please ‘Apply Now