Job title: Mining Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Mining
Expertise: Production Technical Services
Skills: Coal Mining Mining Engineering Open Cut Production
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Queensland, Australia
Job published: 2019-07-02
Job ID: 32246
Contact name: Anthony Durack
Phone number: +61 414 657 013
Contact email:

Job Description

Mining Engineer


About the business 

  • Varied and technically challenging role with great team
  • Career growth potential and development
  • Competitive package / FIFO Brisbane or Townsville 8/6 roster  

Established mining contractor with multiple projects across Australia is seeking to engage a career minded, technically capable and team focused mining engineer with proven short term mine planning and drill and blast exposure.

About the role

Working in Queensland's mining sector in an open cut production environment, you will provide mine engineering expertise and valuable technical support to ensure client relations, key reporting and contractual oversight, production outcomes and engage with the positive team culture by leading by example and supporting the team. The position offers genuine career development opportunities where you can play a key role in the success of this project.

About you

You will have exposure to open cut mining cut operations with ideally 3-5 years experience coupled with mining engineering qualifications. Your experience will help drive site performance and deliver technical know-how to the sites production/ technical services activities. Your focus on safety and continual learning will enable you to grow with this organisation and deliver against the business objectives. Ideally you will have mine planning experience with truck and shovel fleets accompanied by at least 1-2 years exposure in drill and blast.

Key duties and accountabilities: 

  • Mining activities in line with mine plan
  • Excellent communication skills between departments
  • Manage reports, identify improvements and cost savings
  • Ensure safety and compliance in mining activities
  • Provide technical support and advice 

What the role is offering

The successful applicant will receive a competitive market remuneration package in line with experience. The role would suit an engineer looking for a long-term career opportunity within a supportive and growing mining contractor. If you are interested in discussing these or similar opportunities get in touch for a confidential discussion.  

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