Mining Engineer

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Remuneration: $ per annum

Location: Newcastle

Type: Full Time

Posted: 10/06/2020


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With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential. Join our team today.

About the role

In order to support Thiess’s ongoing Mining Services contract the Mining Engineer at Mt Arthur will be responsible for short term plans and schedules for the effective operation of the mine. This role will work closely with the Client mine planning team. Provision of designs, reserves and schedules to support the execution of the mine plan

  • Work closely with client mine planning team to coordinate the Thiess plan.
  • Work with key stakeholders on short term planning & operational issues
  • Communicate any changing plans across the wider team
  • Develop strong working relationships with the operations team
  • Coal reconciliation analysis
  • Weekly and Monthly production reporting
  • Optimisation of designs, schedules and fleet mix across the planning horizon to achieve contractual requirements at the lowest cost

About You

  • Demonstrated commitment to Thiess principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery.
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Mining or Civil Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Minimum 2 years’ site/project experience in an operational mining engineering capacity (open cut preferred).
  • Experience with Vulcan, Deswik, or similar Software
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a small team environment.
  • A commitment to the best practice of health and safety at all times
  • Experience with XPAC or Spry Software will be highly regarded
  • Previous experience in Drill and Blast as through seam blasting techniques are used onsite
  • Excellent behavioural, time management, analytical, verbal and written communication skills.

About Us

We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered. 

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How to apply

This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

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