Senior Planning Engineer

  • Company:
    Zenith Executive
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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The opportunity – Senior Planning Engineer

You will be joining a well-known mid-tier mining organisation that currently own and operate a base metal operation in the Goldfields. They are committed to offering long term career opportunities, flexible work options and exceptional training and development.

Currently they have the need for a Senior Planning Engineer to join their world class operation. This is an exceptional opportunity if you are looking to implement medium and long-term mine plans and deliver long term value for the underground mining operation.

Reporting to the Underground Manager your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Develop and maintain short & medium mine plan and schedule for the underground operation.
  • Preparation of long term/project scheduling and UG mining project feasibility study.
  • Maintaining current and accurate mine designs in accordance with up to date geological and geotechnical data, ensuring compliance to planning, execution and approval processes.
  • Work closely with the mining contractor to ensure that mining activities are aligned with approved plans, schedule and quality control standards.
  • Liaise with the geology, survey and other technical team members to ensure that mining activities are planned and executed in accordance with approved plan and schedule.
  • Provide input into life-of-mine planning activities.

Is this for you?

To be successful in the role you must be able to demonstrate:

  • Tertiary qualification in mining engineering or related discipline
  • Significant experience in underground mining operations including recent experience in the gold sector
  • Previous experience performing mine planning in an operating underground operation.
  • Be an experienced user in Deswik software or other mine planning software
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Strong understanding of relevant legislation and regulations
  • First Class Mine Managers ticket, or experience to qualify (highly regarded)

Let’s talk further

Successful candidates can expect to be contacted within 1 business day of the application.

Your resume will be kept completely private & confidential until we have discussed the role and you are comfortable to move forward with the opportunity.

If this role sounds like the perfect fit for you click apply now to send a copy of your CV.

On the other hand, if you are unsure if this role is the right fit for you get in touch with Nadia on 08 9366 9601 to have a confidential discussion around your career.

Nadia Smith
Recruitment Consultant – Mining

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LinkedIn: Nadia Sm ith

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