As the Geotechnical Superintendent – Opencut, reporting to the Geotechnical Manager, you will provide leadership and technical advice to sustain and improve the mining operations across the operating sites within Australia in our Opencut Coal Operations.
You will provide strategic advice to the Technical Services departments on how to maximise the value of operations, whilst advising management and operational staff on geotechnical issues. You will undertake and participate in a variety of projects for improvement of the mine sites, ensuring geotechnical activities are integrated and tasks are well planned, adequately resourced and implemented in a timely manner to the required standard. You will be the part of the geotechnical team that will interface with external parties and one of the chief internal consultants on Opencut coal mining geotechnical issues, ensuring sound governance and controls. In addition, you will be involved in developing and implementing technology improvements to ensure best practice.
You will be mentoring, coaching & supporting a motivated team of sites geotechnical engineers and furthering the AngloAmerican systems and standards.
You will hold tertiary qualifications in Geotechnical Engineering (or related), registered RPEQ status as well as demonstrated experience in mining. You will possess a high level of strategic thinking, planning and problem solving skills. This position requires strong communication, influencing and collaboration skills as well as your ability to lead the implementation of geotechnical activities remotely. Your relationship building skills, drive, attitude and passion will be key to your success in the role.
This is a Monday to Friday position based in the Brisbane Corporate Office, but will need a level of flexibility with regular visits to our field operations.
To apply online visit www.angloamerican.com.au and quote the relevant reference number
Ref No: 725815
Applications close 29TH September 2019
Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date – applications may also close before this date.
Anglo American’s Metallurgical Coal Business does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies
Advertised: 28 Aug 2019 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 29 Sep 2019 23:55 E. Australia Standard Time