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Senior Ventilation Engineer

Job no: 497617
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Dugald River 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.

Dugald River, is a world-class zinc-lead-silver deposit located in north-west Queensland. MMG’s Dugald River Mine Technical Services team is looking for an experienced Senior Ventilation engineer to join their team onsite. Reporting to the Dugald River Mine Technical Service Superintendent, you will support both the Dugald River and Rosebery operations in delivering their budget and strategic objectives by providing timely and deep expertise in mine ventilation designs - including interaction with Group Technical Services (GTS) and other group functions. The role will be based at Dugald River Mine with support to the Rosebery Mine as required.

As a successful candidate, you will have strong experience in mine engineering within extensive underground ventilation role along with underground mining methods, including ventilation and drill and blast.  As a Senior Ventilation expert, you will have strong underground mine ventilation design, simulation, survey, monitoring and reporting experiences, with sound understanding and knowledge  on statutory ventilation requirement for safe operation, ventilation equipment selection, construction, and maintenance requirements.

As a successful candidate you will have a history in effectively partnering with stakeholders from other internal business units/departments, promoting a culture of mutual respect and knowledge sharing. Equally, you’ll have an inclusive approach in your dealings with primary contractors and consulting partners.

To be considered, it is essential you hold a bachelor’s Degree in Mining Engineering with strong underground metalliferous experience with proven technical knowledge and skills in ventilation. To further your success to the role, you will have excellent communication and influencing skills. You will be a natural leader with strong desire and drive to lead a successful team.

This role will be based on a 9:5, 5:2, 4:3 roster. For candidates who reside in the Cloncurry and Mount Isa districts, a Drive in Drive out (DIDO) arrangement is available. A FIFO arrangement is also available to Townsville residents.

An attractive remuneration is on offer for the role including a competitive base salary and annual bonus scheme.

On-site accommodation at Dugald River is fully air-conditioned en-suite rooms and includes meal service and room cleaning. The new village features, communal media facilities including 4G coverage, onsite Medical Centre, sporting and gym facilities.



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