Mining Engineer

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Mining Engineer to be based on site at Curragh Mining project located near Blackwater.  The successful candidate will hold suitable engineering degree qualifications and be highly capable, possessing not only the required technical skills but also demonstrated ability in applying effective social process skills, including leadership and communication.  The successful candidate will have strong drive and energy and thrive on working in a challenging work environment, with genuine opportunities for development and career progression.

This role will operate on an 8/6 roster. Flights from Brisbane and camp accommodation will be provided.

Key Role Requirements:

  • Prepare reports, schedules and plans in accordance with the site Production Plan requirements such that they are accurate and timely;
  • Monitor the effectiveness of the implementation of the authorised Production Plan and provide advice to your Manager on possible improvements;
  • Review operational outputs and identify performance trends and opportunities for improvement;
  • Provide technical input into investigation reports as required by your Manager;
  • Participate as a team member in business improvement initiatives.

Key capability requirements:  

  • Degree in Mining Engineering or equivalent;
  • Additional Commercial or Project Management experience and/or qualifications are desirable;
  • Strong and demonstrated skills in cost and contract management;
  • High level communication skills, including written and verbal;
  • Demonstrated ability to foster and maintain a ‘Zero Harm’ behaviour and project culture;
  • Analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills;
  • Advanced MS Office skills are essential along with Vulcan experience;
  • Additional skills in SAP and other mine planning software is advantageous
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully and constructively interact with people at all levels, including internal, external stakeholders and clients.

Please apply online below.

Golding is an equal opportunity employer.