We are now seeking an experienced Long Term Planning Superintendent to join our Underground Mining team based at the Sunrise Dam Gold Mine.
Accountable to the Manager: Mining and working with a team of engineers this role provides the strategic direction for the underground mining operations by generating mine plans and schedules for the life of the asset. This role is FIFO 8/6 (or variant thereof) from Perth.
The The main tasks of the role include but are not limited to:
Be an active safety leader in line with the company’s values, policies and procedures.
Manage and mentor a team of engineers to ensure that required designs are delivered on time and to high quality.
Implement and manage strategies to optimize the delivery of technical work which maximise the value of the underground orebody, including the adoption of innovative equipment, technology and work methods.
Provide long term and strategic direction for the mine from a mine planning and scheduling perspective.
Develop capital budget proposals as required, including the business case for each investment.
Identify, assess and manage risks to the execution of the mine plan as part of the on site Integrated Planning process.
Provide effective communication of all plans, schedules and identified risks to all stakeholders across the operation.
Identify and implement improvements across the underground operation.
The The ideal candidate will possess:
A degree in Mining Engineering
Experience with mine planning software
Previous experience in underground mine planning
Previous experience in mine scheduling
Experience of drill and blast methods and practices (bulk open stoping)
Knowledge of ventilation systems
Practical underground mining experience
Good communication skills
A National Police Clearance
First class mine managers certificate is looked upon favourably
Existing and ongoing permanent working rights in Australia (mandatory)
This is an excellent opportunity which offers a competitive remuneration package, challenging work and career development prospects within a global mining company.
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