Geotechnical Engineer

Location: QLD Posted Date: July 17, 2017
Employer: HAYS
Employer Job Id: 1896304 CareerMine Job Id: 1367788

Seeking an experienced Geotechnical Engineer for a permanent position in an Underground Metalliferous Mine

Your new company

This company is a market leader in mining and commodity trading. Involved in various sites across North West QLD and around Australia they are seeking an experienced Geotechnical Engineer for a permanent job opportunity.

Your new role

We are looking for an experienced Geotechnical Engineer to work on an underground metalliferous mine in North QLD. Responsibilities will include coordinating and conducting geotechnical investigations, collecting geological and geotechnical information, including underground data, using mapping methods, maintaining and repairing Geotechnical equipment and adhering to strict safety standards. This role is residential to Mt Isa so applicants must be prepared to relocate for the position.

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful you will have a related degree in Geotechnical Engineering and proven experience in an underground metalliferous mine. You will have strong technical modelling abilities including strong working knowledge with the Surpac package. As you will be working in a multi-disciplinary team it is essential that you have excellent verbal and written communications skills and a strong commitment to safety. Microsoft Office Suite experience is essential, while previous experience in budgeting and numerical modelling will be highly regarded.

What you'll get in return

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a market leader within the mining industry. On offer is an attractive salary and job security as well as relocation and accommodation assistance.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to, or call us now on 07 4960 1121.