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Geotechnical Superintendent

Geotechnical Superintendent

Job Title: Geotechnical Superintendent
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia, Regional QLD
Industry: Engineering
Reference: JBU01112020
Contact Name: Jackson Burton
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Job Published: November 03, 2020

Job Description

My client a world class Mining Owner/Operator are looking for a Geotechnical Superintendent to provide expert Geotechnical Engineering advice to their organisation and assist in the establishment of their mining operations. 
This role will be residential based on a 5:2 roster out of the Townsville office and is an equal mix of individual technical output, contractor management, collaborative teamwork, business improvement and planning. Relocation assistance can be provided!

About the Role: 
  • Geotechnical analysis and review of mine designs
  • Inspection of mining operations to ensure mine design is executed safely, and application of appropriate mitigation to correct unsafe conditions
  • Managing consultants and contractors working on geological and geotechnical projects as required
  • Responsible for the investigation, planning and evaluation of exploration programming to deliver information required for resource estimation, reserves generation, structural and quality modelling and ancillary stakeholder requirements
  • Maintenance of JORC models, directly or through consultants as appropriate
  • Being pro-active in establishing high-performance/low-cost workflows to deliver data to stakeholders
  • Working with a team of multi-disciplined professionals, responsible for design and construction of the mine and other components of the project
  • Assist with risk mitigation strategies
  • Assist with development of site SHMS components relevant to skills and experience
  • Assist with the preparation of and development of the annual budget and business plan
Essential Requirements: 
  • Tertiary Qualification in Civil or Mining Engineering, or Geology with Geotechnical specialisation
  • 10+ years relevant experience
For any questions relating to this role or any other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Jackson Burton on 02 9376 8200 or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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