Mine Production Engineer
Job no: 497958
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 a Mine Production Engineer to join our busy and successful team. Reporting to the Senior Mine Production Engineer, this position is focused on providing support to the operation to deliver against physical plans and strategic objectives by providing timely and workable mine designs and schedules. Key responsibilities of this role include:
- Developing and maintaining a short term schedule to ensure optimal operational asset utilisation
- Maintaining close working relationships with Mine Operation Teams
- Ensuring that Operational Management is adequately briefed on technical matters to make appropriate decisions in a timely manner
- Maintaining and optimising documentation to outline operational processes
- Leading and participating in operational incident investigations and risk assessments
- Demonstrating behaviour consistent with MMG’s vision, values and code of conduct.
- Contribute towards a strong team working culture within the Production Engineering team.
- Continually seeking to improve existing workplace practices
To be considered for this role, you will hold a tertiary qualification in Mine Engineering with strong proven experience in large scale underground mining operations. This includes significant practical experience and knowledge within underground mining methods and short term business planning techniques. You will have a sound understanding of drill and blast methods, mine scheduling and underground mine ventilation. Essential to the role is your sound practical experience with mine planning software (Deswik preferred).
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.
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.
To hear more about what it’s like to work at MMG, we encourage you to visit our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/MMGMediaUpload/playlists
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.
Advertised: Tasmania Daylight Time
Applications close: Tasmania Standard Time
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