Mining Engineer

Boddington Permanent AU$110,000 - AU$160,000
  • Provide expertise, coordination and support in the development of medium term (f
  • Are you looking to be home every night? If so, this is your opportunity to.

About Our Client

Our clients site is located in the picturesque south-west and Peel regions of Western Australia, on a journey to become the world's leading Alumina producer where our workforce value the lifestyle that Worsley Alumina has to offer. The integrated Bauxite Mine, Alumina Refinery and Port Operation is creating the essential products needed for a sustainable low carbon future.

Job Description

  • Collaborate with Senior Engineer (Mine Development Scheduling) and Senior Engineer (Mine Development Design) to support delivery of mine development plans by providing optimised rehabilitation, clearing, development and mining designs and schedules.
  • Support delivery of enabling activities to support integrated mine plans through interaction with approvals, heritage, engineering and project teams.
  • Deliver feasible Mine Design inputs to the Scheduling sub-function that account for HSEC, volume and cost requirements of the operation (including but not limited to design of: development activities (clearing, rehabilitation); Optimised design of mining pits (including access & bench design); infrastructure (haul roads, ROM stockpiles, waste dumps etc) and Drill & Blast)
  • Collaborate with the Scheduling Engineer to ensure efficient integration of production volumes, shutdowns and logistics issues into the plan and alignment with scheduling priorities
  • Ensure that Design Site Standards are current and designs are completed in compliance with site standards
  • Collaborate with the Production Technical & Support teams to identify design improvement opportunities.
  • Ensure Design team adhere to work standards, are competent and understand the purpose and functionality of critical controls relevant to their work

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree in Mine Engineering (or relevant Engineering Discipline)
  • Minimum of 6-8 years mine engineering or mine planning experience within large mining operations
  • Experience with mine planning and/or Mine Scheduling software (e.g. Vulcan, Xact, SMS)
  • Sound report and document writing skills.
  • Strong computer skills, specialising in the use of Microsoft Office suite and 1SAP
  • Demonstrated written and oral English language proficiency

What's on Offer

Our client is a reputable institution who are renowned for their employee benefit programs and inclusion policies including:

  • Competitive salaries including Short-Term Incentive Bonus
  • Additional employer superannuation contributions which depend on the level of employee contributions you choose.
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan
  • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
  • Company supported volunteering leave and opportunities across communities in the South-West
  • Novated lease and salary sacrifice options
  • Exclusive employee discounts including health insurance, technology and travel.
Tim Jardine
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Phone number
+61 8 9215 9556

Job summary

Mining, Energy & Resources
Engineering - Mining
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Energy & Natural Resources
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Consultant name
Tim Jardine
Consultant phone
+61 8 9215 9556
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About Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know. PageGroup acknowledge and pay our respects to the Traditional Custodians of the land we operate on.