Senior Mining Engineer

Whitehaven Coal Limited
Jan. 14, 2021, 7:23 a.m.
Feb. 11, 2021, 5:05 p.m.

The Role

Responsibilities of the role include:

Provision of technical guidance to onsite Technical and Operational teams.

Work with sites to establish and maintain a robust Mine Planning Cycle.

Provide long and mid-term planning support.

Provide ad-hoc engineering support to sites.

Lead the analysis and reporting of mining production data across the organisation.

Build cross-functional relationships with operations to support the delivery of production plans and improvements.

Help create accurate Life of Mine and Budget Plans.

Work with sites to ensure excavation methods are optimised by reconciling plans, actual performance and variations, as they occur.

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

Tertiary qualifications in Mining or Civil Engineering.

Experience using mine planning software.

Experience in Mid and Long Term Planning.

Drill and Blast Experience.

Experience in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets/databases.

Experience in optimising coal schedules.

Experience with major software packages such as Deswick, Spry, Vulcan or Minex.

Benefits for You

A great work life balance.

Full time, permanent position in a dynamic organisation.

Excellent opportunity for career development.

Attractive Salary and relocation package.

Opportunity to work for an Industry leader. 

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