Junior Drill & Blast Engineer
Oustanding career progression opportunities
Work with market leading practices
About Our Client
Our client is a leading Australian mining house with a growing portfolio of assets and a very strong focus on the delivery of sustainable and safe operations across their projects and operating sites. With a strong management team and ongoing growth the business is able to provide strong career progression opportunities. Our client is looking to appoint due to growth and actively seeking candidates for interview.
Key requirements for this role include -
Working in the technical services team this role works closely with the Senior Drill & Blast Engineer and have strong involvement with the services contractor
Involved in the full D&B design process
Ensuring that the drill path satisfies the requirements of the short term mine plan
Work with the D&B schedule ensuring at least 6 weeks of blasted material is available as inventory for the production team
Designing drill patterns to ensure they meet geotechnical design criteria
Designing optimised drill patterns which ensure fragmentation is ideal
The Successful Applicant
This role ideally suits a D&B engineer who has completed a graduate program and is looking to drive their career forward. Candidates require technical mine design experience with a particular focus on optimised D&B design and strong integration with the D&B service provider and the on-site production team. With a strong community focus and team environment this candidate will need to posses very strong communication skills.
What's on Offer
This role is an outstanding opportunity for a mining engineer with D&B experience to drive their career forward in one of Australia's best performing mining houses. This role offers relocation benefits if required, a strong salary offering and very strong career progression opportunities based on strong performance.