Mine Manager

Location: All Posted Date: May 16, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 926398 Careermine Job Id: 1774270
Our people are central to our success.

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 of industry leaders - because with us, your skills, knowledge and experience will make a difference to the benefit of our clients, communities and project partners.

About us

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world's largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

Thiess have been contracted to deliver mining solutions at Gunung Bara Utama (GBU) coal mine in the West Kurai region, East Kalimantan commencing in 2017 until 2024.

About the role

We have a unique opportunity for a Mining Manager reporting to the Project Manager you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

In return, we will celebrate your achievements and provide great opportunities for you to take your career to the next level.

Some of your duties will include;
  • Creating an empowered and high performing team-culture that delivers outstanding performance and achieves targeted project outcomes
  • Striving to achieve and maintain an incident and injury free workplace
  • Ensuring progress is maintained against the mine plan, schedules and budgeted expenditure
  • Achieving or exceed project turnover and profit
  • Taking an innovative approach to problem solving and demonstrate a willingness to try different solutions
  • Foster a culture of direct engagement and have a proactive approach to managing site IR issues.
  • Building strong relationships with the Client.

What skills and experience do you need?
  • Tertiary Qualification in Mining Engineering or equivalent
  • Significant experience working at management level in open cut mining
  • Strong knowledge of open cut coal mining methods and mine planning
  • Knowledge in maintenance systems for mining equipment
  • Ability to step up into Project Management position as and when required
  • Be a true leader with the ability to drive a high performance culture
  • Strong financial and commercial acumen and understanding of the contract environment.
  • Strong relationship building skills.

Scope

Permanent, fixed term opportunity on a 5 week on 2 week off roster

When do you need to apply?
Short listing for this position will commence immediately.

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