Senior Mining Engineer

Thiess May 16, 2022
Brisbane, Australia Full Time  
Mining Engineering  


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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
Opportunity for an experienced Senior Mine Planning Engineer to join our Australian Operations Technical Services team based in our South Brisbane head office.
As Senior Mining Engineer you will:

  • Provide Thiess projects with fit for purpose and timely mine planning services
  • Support the expansion of Thiess' footprint through best practice and cost-effective outcomes for our clients
  • Support and promote standardised systems and processes for mine planning
  • Provide mentoring and guidance to mine planning staff on-site
  • Provide advice on technical risks in mine plans and potential mitigation strategies

Occasional domestic travel will be required as part of this role.

About you

  • A tertiary qualification in a relevant technical discipline (for example, mining, civil or mechanical engineering)
  • Minimum of eight years experience in mine engineering experience in mine design, reserving and scheduling would be highly regarded.
  • A competency in Spry, Vulcan and Deswik suites of mining planning and mine design software will be well regarded.
  • A strategic and innovative approach to problem-solving and the ability to define critical value drivers (cost and revenue) in an operation
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organisation
  • Practical experience in risk management in Mine Design

What Thiess can do for you

  • Thiess' commitment to ongoing training & development
  • Health & wellbeing rewards program through AIA Vitality
  • Salary continuance insurance
  • Salary sacrifice options - Flights & novated leasing
  • Range of corporate discounts including health insurance (Medibank), travel & retail products.
  • Referral bonus program - earn $5k for a successful referral

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.
Visit our website to learn more - http://www.thiess. com

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We believe diverse experiences and perspectives not only make us more innovative, productive and engaged, but are crucial to our success.
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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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