Technical Services Coordinator (geotechnical) - Capcoal Surface Operations

Location: Middlemount, QLD Posted Date: September 13, 2017
Employer: Anglo American Metallurgical Coal
Employer Job Id: 722332 CareerMine Job Id: 1378943




Our company exists to make a real difference for everyone whose lives we touch. We mine the materials that make modern life possible, in ways that are safer, smarter and more responsible. Anglo American has operated in Australia since 2000 and our portfolio includes thermal and metallurgical coal across 5 mines, both open-cut and underground.

Our people are at the heart of our business. It is our people who use the latest technologies to find new resources, plan and build our mines and who mine, process and move and market our products to our customers around the world.

We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions.

Technical Services Coordinator (Geotechnical) – Capcoal Surface Operations

Capcoal Open Cut Operations is seeking an experienced Geotechnical Engineer to join our team. You will be responsible for assisting with the collection, analysis and evaluation of geotechnical data as well as geotechnical risk assessments and strata management for the Mine. You will assist and collaborate with the Operations team in providing advice on how to safely manage geotechnical issues whilst considering the operational assets. You will undertake and participate in a variety of projects for improvement of the mine, ensuring geotechnical activities are integrated and tasks are well planned, adequately resourced and implemented to the required standard.

You will hold tertiary qualifications in Mining Engineering, Geology (or related) majoring in geotechnical engineering or engineering geology. It would be preferential to hold, or be in the process of obtaining, a masters in mine geomechanics or similar. Charted status or RPEQ Geotechnical (Mining) would be advantageous. Your ability to work within a team and ability to communicate across a range of stakeholders and maintain strong relationships will be key to your success in the role.

This is an opportunity to use and develop your planning and problem solving skills using world-class technology.

This is a Monday to Friday, residential role based in Middlemount.

Ref No. 722332

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