Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Location: WA Posted Date: December 8, 2017
Employer: Chandler MacLeod
Employer Job Id: 303214A_151209781593732 CareerMine Job Id: 1400095
  • Drive in, Drive Out Roster
  • Gold Mine Operations
  • Immediate Start Available

Chandler Macleod have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join the Mine Technical Services team at their Gold Mine Operations 130km south of Perth.

This role will be on an 8:6, dayshift (Tuesday- Tuesday) Drive in, Drive out roster with accommodation and meals provided on site.

The Role

  • Establishes and implements the Geotechnical standards and procedures for the Mine Technical Services Team
  • Provide geotechnical advice to all functions within Technical Services, Geology and Operations on site
  • Work with the Engineers and mining personnel to implement the Ground Control Management Plan, Ground Support Standards and QA/QC on ground support
  • Supervise and provide direction to the Geotechnical Engineers and Graduates
  • Actively participate in mine planning activities
  • Prepare reports and maintain records as required
  • Work closely with the Planning Engineers

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Tertiary qualifications in Science, Engineering or Geology with geo-mechanical subjects or a geotechnical upgrade to the degree
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in open cut mining, predominantly in geotechnical engineering and including operational experience.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, SAP)
  • Strong knowledge of Mine 2-4D, Vulcan, Dips, Unwedge, Phases and Map 3D programs

The successful candidate must be able to display medical fitness for work & professional references.

If this sounds like the job for you please hit apply now and send through your most recent CV!

Reference Number: 303214A_151209781593732
Contact Details: Jonathan Cole