Open Pit Mining Engineer

Hunter Executive Search Consultants are a recruitment company specialising in professional placements for the Engineering, Building Services, Construction, Mining and Environmental industries across Australia and New Zealand.


All our consultants are professionally accredited with the RCSA (Recruitment and Consulting Services Association) - the leading industry and professional body for the recruitment and the human resources services sector in Australia and New Zealand.


If you are an experienced Open Pit Mining Engineer who is seeking a new challenge, we would love to hear from you.


One of our key clients in WA is seeking to appoint a qualified and experienced Open Pit Mining Engineer for one of their Kalgoorlie-based operations



The Role


Reporting to the Senior Mining Engineer, the position of OP Mining Engineer will be responsible for providing technical support to the Open Pit Mine Manager.

You will be responsible for conducting regular open pit inspections and monitor the mine's performance



The Responsibilities



  • Develop weekly plans

  • Align weekly plan with 13-week plan

  • Provide weekly production reports

  • Conduct routine inspections of the open pit to track progress against the weekly schedule target

  • Regularly monitor quality and performance.

  • Provide drill and blast plans in the absence of the Drill and Blast Engineer

  • Identify and set production priorities and targets

  • Monitor open pit operations and identify work required to be included in the weekly schedule



The Requirements



  • Degree in Mining Engineering or a similar discipline

  • Experience in Drill and Blast

  • At least 2-3 years' experience as an open pit Mining Engineer

  • C Class Driving Licence

  • Senior First Aid (Desirable)




What's In It For You?



  • Residential roles with a fantastic family-friendly roster

  • Competitive package with excellent benefits including insurances for you and your family

  • Opportunity to work with a leading gold producer in the Kalgoorlie region



Shortlisting will commence immediately for this role with interviews to be held over the next few weeks.


This outstanding opportunity to work with a desirable organisation will be filled quickly.

send your CV today to take the first step in securing this role.


Please click on the 'Apply' button or send your resume to shane@hunterexecutive.com.au (Microsoft Word copy preferred)


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