Job title: Mine Planning Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Mining
Expertise: Commodity Production Technical Services
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Job published: 2020-08-26
Job ID: 32368
Contact name: Anthony Durack
Phone number: +61 414 657 013
Contact email:

Job Description

Mining Engineer – Open cut coal

  • Central QLD role either live locally or DIDO/ FIFO options  
  • Growth and opportunity  
  • Impressive open pit operation

About the role:

Pivot has anopportunity for an experienced Mining Engineer to work alongside a focused technical services team across an expanding site. Reporting to the Tech Services Superintendent you will provide mine engineering expertise across short term planning and day to day interaction with the mining production team. The site runs a truck and shovel operation which will offer genuine career development opportunities where you can play a key role in the success of this project.

About you:

You will have a relevant mining background coupled with mining or civil engineering qualifications. Your background will see you coming from an open pit mining environment ideally having exposure to coal projects. Your focus on safety and continual learning will enable you to grow with this organisation and deliver against the sites production targets. Ideally you will have 2+ years working as a mining engineer in an open cut coal environment. Experience with software such as Vulcan, Spry, etc are highly desirable.

Key duties and accountabilities:

  • Short term mine planning and scheduling activities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Manage reports, identify improvements and cost savings
  • Ensure safety and compliance in mining activities
  • Provide technical support and advice 
  • Utilise mine planning and scheduling software

What the role is offering:

The successful applicant will be offered a comprehensive remuneration package including options for where you are based. Career enhancement and opportunities exist for candidates looking to further expand their career in open cut coal.  

Contact Anthony Durack on +61 414 657 013 or or hit the apply button now. 

Created to deliver.