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Mining 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
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Engineering & Maintenance

Mining 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 Mining Engineer role:

This position is within the Life of Mine (LOM) Studies and Exploration team, where you will be responsible for undertaking and co-ordinating all aspects of the mining engineering study for the LOM and Exploration plan and site projects.

Your core work will include; conducting mining engineering functions for projects and studies. You will co-coordinate and provide data for studies and develop open cut mining schedules in consultation with stakeholders. You will be developing drill and blast designs to achieve the objectives of grade control and meet the objectives of the production plan.

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 Mining Engineering (or related discipline)
  • 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 skills

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 Mining Engineer role:

This position is within the Life of Mine (LOM) Studies and Exploration team, where you will be responsible for undertaking and co-ordinating all aspects of the mining engineering study for the LOM and Exploration plan and site projects.

Your core work will include; conducting mining engineering functions for projects and studies. You will co-coordinate and provide data for studies and develop open cut mining schedules in consultation with stakeholders. You will be developing drill and blast designs to achieve the objectives of grade control and meet the objectives of the production plan.

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 Mining Engineering (or related discipline)
  • 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 skills

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 open pit mining experience?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?

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