Mining Engineer – Long Term Planning
Job no: 497609
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Rosebery Mine
MMG Limited is a publicly-listed global base metal mining company recognised as a leading producer of copper and zinc. As an international business, MMG strives to create an inclusive culture by bringing together people from diverse backgrounds and experiences. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate.
The Rosebery Mine in Tasmania is a polymetallic underground mine, in operation since 1936, which has current potential to extend life beyond 2030.
We are currently seeking an experienced Mine Planning Engineer to join our busy and successful team reporting directly to the Senior Mine Planning Engineer. The key responsibility of this role is to provide mine planning and engineering support to the mine operations team whist producing workable schedules in a timely and cost conscious manner. As the Long Term Planning Engineer onsite you will ensure delivery of the Life of Asset Plan, provide key information for budget and capital expenditure decisions and be responsible for mid-term schedules.
Key accountabilities including and not limited to:
- Life of Asset planning and budgeting
- Mine infrastructure and capital planning
- Mid-term scheduling and planning
To be considered for this role you will hold a tertiary qualification in Mining Engineering with a strong proven experience in large scale underground mining operations. Practical experience with underground mining methods as well as short and long term mine planning techniques is a requirement. You will have a sound understanding of survey methods and good knowledge of underground mine ventilation and mine geology. Essential to the role is your practical experience with Deswik and/or other mine planning software.
To further your success to the role you will have excellent communication and influencing skills with a demonstrated ability to contribute and work effectively in a team. The reward is an opportunity to join a growing global business that offers competitive remuneration and as well excellent working conditions in a supportive environment.
This role represents a genuine career opportunity for a motivated professional. This is a permanent residential role on an 8/6 residential roster giving you the opportunity to become a member of the Rosebery community. Naturally, MMG will support you with relocation to the area and provide generous housing assistance.
Rosebery is located on Tasmania's west coast in close proximity to Strahan and a couple of hours drive from Burnie and Devonport. Rosebery offers exceptional outdoor experiences with fishing, canoeing, white water rafting, rock climbing and walking at your doorstep.
As a company, we strive for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. We are an equal opportunity employer who values and respects diversity.
If you share MMG’s values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the application closing date.
Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised closing date and all applicants must apply directly to MMG to be considered. We will not be accepting submissions from recruitment agencies on this occasion.
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Advertised: Tasmania Standard Time
Applications close: Tasmania Standard Time
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