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Geotechnical Engineer Open Cut

Advertiser: Northparkes MinesMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
3 Feb 2020
Location
Dubbo & Central NSW
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Environmental Engineering

Geotechnical Engineer Open Cut

The world’s most automated underground mine thrives on the success of our people, our community, our innovation and our environment. This is where safety is paramount, productivity accelerated and careers are fast tracked.  Make your mark at Northparkes while also enjoying awesome lifestyle opportunities in the beautiful Parkes region of Central NSW.

Our Geotechnical Engineering Role:

This position is within the Life of Mine (LoM) Studies and exploration team where you will be responsible for all aspects of geotechnical engineering for the Life of Mine and Exploration plan and site projects.

Your core work will include; coordinating geotechnical work for projects and LoM studies. Collating and defining rock mass and structural properties suitable for geotechnical domaining and modelling. You will analyse, co-coordinate and provide data for studies. Draw conclusions and make recommendations, proactively recognize geotechnical risks to projects and schedules. You will be responsible for the planning and implementation of a slope stability management plan including rock fall management and slope monitoring.

This is a permanent, full time role on a Monday to Friday roster. Northparkes is a residential mine site, which provides you the opportunity to go home every night and spend time with your family or doing what you enjoy outside of work.

The successful applicant will possess the following essential criteria:

  • Bachelors or equivalent in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Demonstrated experience in an operational mine or exploration field work
  • Current NSW Drivers Licence (manual preferred)
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong communication skils

Applications close 24 February 2020

The world’s most automated underground mine thrives on the success of our people, our community, our innovation and our environment. This is where safety is paramount, productivity accelerated and careers are fast tracked.  Make your mark at Northparkes while also enjoying awesome lifestyle opportunities in the beautiful Parkes region of Central NSW.

Our Geotechnical Engineering Role:

This position is within the Life of Mine (LoM) Studies and exploration team where you will be responsible for all aspects of geotechnical engineering for the Life of Mine and Exploration plan and site projects.

Your core work will include; coordinating geotechnical work for projects and LoM studies. Collating and defining rock mass and structural properties suitable for geotechnical domaining and modelling. You will analyse, co-coordinate and provide data for studies. Draw conclusions and make recommendations, proactively recognize geotechnical risks to projects and schedules. You will be responsible for the planning and implementation of a slope stability management plan including rock fall management and slope monitoring.

This is a permanent, full time role on a Monday to Friday roster. Northparkes is a residential mine site, which provides you the opportunity to go home every night and spend time with your family or doing what you enjoy outside of work.

The successful applicant will possess the following essential criteria:

  • Bachelors or equivalent in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Demonstrated experience in an operational mine or exploration field work
  • Current NSW Drivers Licence (manual preferred)
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong communication skils

Applications close 24 February 2020

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • What's your highest level of education?

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