Mine Planning Engineer
- $120 - $130K/Base Salary
- Residential Subsidised Company Housing
- Attractive working rosters and Medical Insurance
We are a leading Australian base metals mining and exploration company, looking for a Underground Mine Engineer to work with our team of young local professionals. We are committed to hiring resourceful, innovative and dedicated individuals whom in turn we will offer great career opportunities with attractive benefits.
Positioned near the city of Broken Hill the surrounding region provides the perfect opportunity to experience the Australian Outback in all its glory. Broken Hill is a well-appointed rural mining town located in the South Western NSW. The town boasts a thriving community that consists of mining, rural and artistic components. Broken Hill is a family town with a wide variety of family friendly facilities. Broken Hill offers indoor and outdoor sporting facilities, choices of primary and high schools, a hospital comprising of midwifery and pediatric facilities and a regular air service with daily flights to Sydney and Adelaide.
Your Responsibilities will be:
Investigate new mining techniques with the potential to make un-minable stopes minable
Regularly re-evaluate and optimise reserve and resource stoper shapes and accesses
Minimise the unnecessary development and mining activity
Mine Planning and organisations
Grow and define the mien reserve based upon known resources
Highlight potential issues before they become a problem
To be successful in this role you will need:
Tertiary degree in Mining Engineering or relevant degree
Demonstrated the ability to work as an individual as well as part of a team
Proficient and experienced in Mining Software and Vulcan
3 plus years of experience in underground metals Mining, Zinc, Lead, Silver or Gold preferably
To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.