Senior Mine Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mine Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Moranbah, Australia
Salary: $220000 - $240000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-31
Reference: 73251
Contact Name: Shannon McLean
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 23, 2018 04:47

Job Description

With the return on the Mining Sector, NES has been contracted to provide recruitment services for several mine projects across the east coast. These projects include mine expansions, new constructions, mine restoration and commissioning projects.

Our client is one of Queensland’s premier mining companies with operations both nationally and internationally.  Currently we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Mine Engineer to oversee and day to day planning of one of their flagship Australian operation.

As one of the key drivers in delivering this project, you will be responsible for overseeing the execution of all aspects of the mine planning function, completing the end of month reconciliations and reporting process, assessing opportunities to maximise equipment utilisation, preparing inputs for the control budget process, liaising with production staff to ensure plans are being executed as per design and providing guidance/ technical support to other site engineers.

Reporting to the Technical Services Manager, you will have had an extensive history in;

  • Developing short and long term mine plans (you will have assistance from corporate)
  • Liaising closely with operational and maintenance personnel
  • Liaising with the client representatives
  • Developing reports and variation claims
  • Other duties as required

You will be able to prove a demonstrated and established track record in a Mine Engineering position in an open cut coal mining environment.

You will have a Degree qualification in Engineering , strong communication and leadership skills, demonstrated ability in mine planning and pit design, experience with high precision GPS, on site data capture and reporting systems, experience using infoMine and iVolve, contract Management  and be proficient in MS Office.

This is an opportunity for an exceptional Senior Mining Engineer to showcase their expertise to some of the biggest figures in Australian Mining and thus will be rewarded with a salary package to match.

For a confidential discussion please contact Shannon McLean at NES on 07 3012 6735 or 0448 060 034 alternatively please feel free to forward your most current CV by clicking the APPLY link.