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Open Pit Mining Engineer

Advertiser: Ramelius Resources LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
23 Jan 2019
Geraldton, Gascoyne & Midwest
Work Type
Full Time
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Engineering & Maintenance

Open Pit Mining Engineer

  • Established Australian gold miner
  • Opportunity to gain exposure to multi pit gold mining
  • FIFO, 8 and 6 roster
  • WA Goldfields

Mt Magnet Gold Pty Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ramelius Resources Ltd, seeks an open pit mining engineer for its Mt Magnet gold project. 

Mt Magnet is a significant Western Australian goldfield operation with numerous deposits and a long production history. Mining is currently in progress at the Milky Way, Vegas and Shannon Pits as well as the Water Tank Hill underground, with further pits to come online over in 2019.

As part of the mining team, duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Drill and Blast design;
  • Preparation of the weekly and monthly schedules;
  • Basic pit and waste dump design;
  • Variance reporting against the mining plan; and
  • Project work as required.

Preferred candidates will have:

  • Proficiency with drill & blast and pit design within Surpac;
  • A degree in Mining Engineering or related discipline;
  • 3 years minimum experience in open pit gold mining; and
  • Completed the practical experience required to obtain a WA Quarry Managers ticket.

The role will be a Perth or Geraldton based FIFO role on an 8:6 roster.

Applicants must be Australian residents and hold a manual drivers licence.

Shortlisting for this role will commence immediately.  Please apply via SEEK. Applications close 14th February 2019.



The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have mine site experience?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?

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