Production Planning Manager

Job Title: Production Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Darwin, Australia
Salary: £210000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, FIFO Allowance, Super
Start Date: 2018-12-14
Reference: BH-96217
Contact Name: Ronnie Reardon
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 14, 2018 06:04

Job Description

Roster: 4:3
Contract: Permanent
Salary: NEG
Location: FIFO Cairns or Darwin (relocation offered for right person)
Are you a senior Production Planning Manager who is keen to make the next step in their career with a world leading miner?
My client is one of the market leaders within the mining space who have a reputation of excellent staff retention and having some of the market leading projects within the mining space.
My clients are seeking a Production Planning Manager to lead a team on of their specialised projects. You will be providing leadership and direction to the Planning team in the development and communication of the short-term designs, models, schedules and forecasts to enable the delivery of safety, volume and cost outcomes for the operations.
This role will make use of your expertise of:
  • Overseeing the required studies, negotiations, and approvals for current and upcoming lease areas, as well as leading the drill planning and execution.
  • Deliver the planning, geology and survey functions for the operation including the provision of hydrogeological and geotechnical support.
  • Driving improvement in planning systems, processes and organisational interfaces to lead to higher levels of operational and organisational effectiveness of the operation.
  • Ensuring effective integration with the Life of Operations Plan and other longer term business planning.
  • Provide strategic advice to the site leadership team on risks to delivery of the plan and strategic risks and opportunities for the operation.
  • Make use of your track record of successfully leading and engaging a team to deliver outcomes that consistently meet or exceed targets.
  • Experience of scoping and implantation of improvement projects.
  • Qualification in Mining Engineering, Geology or similar discipline is required.
  • Extensive experience in mining operational and planning roles.
My client can offer you:
  • Residential basis on site if interested, if not relocation package to Darwin or Cairns is offered.
  • Superannuation Matching Contributions.
  • Up to 26 Weeks paid parental leave for the Primary Carer.
  • Education and Career Development.
  • Employee Share Plan.
This is an exciting opportunity to progress and work with a leader within their space. Please do apply immediately to hear further about this long term opportunity.