Mine Engineer Production
Job no: 498871
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Rosebery Mine
We are MMG and we mine for progress.
At MMG, we mine to create wealth for our people, our communities and shareholders.
Working in partnership with our major shareholder – China Minmetals – our vision is to build the world’s most respected mining company.
We are guided by our Code of Conduct and our values of
thinking safety first, respecting each other, working together, doing what we say and wanting to be better.
Rosebery is an underground polymetallic base metal mine located in the township of Rosebery in Tasmania, Australia and is 100% owned by MMG Limited.
With continuous production since 1936 Rosebery mine has current potential to extend life beyond 2028. This underground mine has continually attracted and produced world class professionals. With a strong community focus and core values including safety and integrity, we are proud of our role in community development and our economic contribution to the local Tasmanian industry.
The operation continues to deliver excellent operational performance and employs over 500 employees and contractors who reside in the local region.
Mine Engineer- Production
We are currently seeking a Mine Production Engineer to join our high performing team.
Reporting to the Senior Engineer - Mine Production, this position is focused on providing support to the operations teams to deliver against physical plans and strategic objectives by providing timely and workable short term mine production schedules and drill and blast planning.
This role is offered on an 8/6 residential roster in Rosebery or DIDO
Competencies, qualifications and skills:
Tertiary qualification in Mine Engineering
Experience in large scale open stoping underground mining operations.
Sound understanding of underground drill and blast, mine production and development methods, mine scheduling and ventilation.
Sound practical experience with mine planning software (Deswik preferred).
Excellent communication and influencing skills with a demonstrated ability to contribute and work effectively in a team.
Key responsibilities will include:
Developing and maintaining the weekly production schedule to ensure operational asset utilisation, and to achieve long term plans
Maintaining close working relationships with the Mine Operation Teams and Planning team.
Ensuring operational management are adequately briefed on technical matters to make appropriate decisions in a timely manner
Maintaining and optimising documentation to outline operational processes
Continually seeking to improve existing scheduling and operational performance.
Leading and participating in operational incident investigations and risk assessments
Providing drill and blast coverage when required.
What we offer
A safety-first culture
An attractive remuneration including an incentive scheme, accommodation and allowances.
A workplace that fosters diversity and inclusiveness, and supports our people with the systems, skills and behaviours required to live our values.
Relocation support where required to the point of hire
As a company, MMG strives for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. We are an equal opportunity employer who values and respects diversity. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate.
To know more about MMG please visit our webpage
If you share our values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the application closing date.
Advertised: Tasmania Standard Time 02 Oct 2021
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