Mining Engineer

Mining Engineer

Job Title: Mining Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Regional NSW
Reference: JBU04092020
Contact Name: Jackson Burton
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 22, 2020 11:47

Job Description

Mining Engineer - Hunter Valley 

Design & Build is seeking a Mining Engineer for well known mining Operator within the Hunter Valley. This is a Monday - Friday Roster (5:2) where you are home every night! 

The company is an industry leader that is known for looking after its staff. The culture here is engaging, supportive and they truly value their people.
The position will be working on a Tier 1 Open-Cut Coal operation reporting into the Technical Services Manager. 

Key responsibilities of the Mining Engineer will include:
  • Managing and mentoring the technical services team on site 
  • Short and Medium Term Mine Planning
  • Production responsibility
  • Support process, environment and maintenance managers
  • Maintaining a safe work place and managing and promoting health and safety procedures
  • Establishing strong rapport with colleagues in the team as well as other teams within the operation
  • Provide leadership and management to the current employees whist implementing succession planning
  • Identifying continuous improvement opportunities for the operation
To succeed in the of Mining Engineer role you will need:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Mining Engineering 
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in the mining industry with management/supervision experience beneficial 
  • A proven track record in safety and environment
  • Mine Planning experience 
  • Planning and organizational skills; including problem solving and team evaluation
In return:
  • Competitive salary package
  • Good team culture
  • Permanent Full-time opportunity
If you would like to know more about this role please contact Jackson Burton from the Mining and Resources Team on 0293768200, please note that not all applications will be answered and only short listed candidates will be responded to.

If you feel you are not suitable for this role but would like to discuss other opportunities please contact us to have a confidential discussion.