Geotechnical Engineer

Employer:
Whitehaven Coal Limited
Posted
Oct. 11, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Closing
Nov. 1, 2019, 1:20 p.m.

The Role

An outstanding opportunity has become available for a Geotechnical Engineer to join our Technical Services in Narrabri, NSW. Reporting to the Technical Services Manager, this role is accountable for the coordination of all the mines geotechnical requirements.

This includes the design of primary and secondary support plans, strata monitoring, underground mapping and managing of external geotechnical consultants.

Candidate Specifications

The successful applicant will possess the following qualifications, experience and qualities:

Tertiary qualifications in Geotechnical Engineering or related discipline

Extensive experience in a Geotechnical role

Experience experience in the Underground coal industry

Longwall Mining experience 

Operational and project management experience

High level interpersonal skills

High level written and oral communication skills

Superior reasoning skills

Strong data analysis skills

Honesty and integrity

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