Mining Engineer - Short Term Planning - Dawson Open Cut Operations


Moura, QLD

Posted 3/14/2018





Our company exists to make a real difference for everyone whose lives we touch. We mine the materials that make modern life possible, in ways that are safer, smarter and more responsible. Anglo American has operated in Australia since 2000 and our portfolio includes thermal and metallurgical coal across eight mines, both open-cut and underground, in two states

Our people are at the heart of our business. It is our people who use the latest technologies to find new resources, plan and build our mines and who mine, process and move and market our products to our customers around the world. 

We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant

Mining Engineer - Short Term Planning - Dawson Mine

Reporting to a Technical Services Superintendent, you will deliver best practice mining engineering services and support to Dawson Mine, supporting Zero Harm by ensuring compliance with all safety systems and legislation.

You will work with a multi-disciplinary team of Mining Professionals to develop and deliver short term mining strategies and mine plans incorporating Truck and Shovel, Dragline, Drill and Blast design and scheduling. You will act as a technical strategist on mine planning and be responsible for delivering technical advice on how to maximise the value of the resource, contributing to the development and implementation of the annual and five year plan.

You will be a tertiary qualified and experienced Mining Engineer with open cut coal mining experience in both mine scheduling and designs. A background in short term planning with Dragline, Truck & Shovel or Drill & Blast experience would be highly regarded. Ideally you should be a proficient user of Deswik software both for interactive scheduler and design purposes. Knowledge of Minescape, Xpac and sound knowledge of economics applied to mining engineering are also desirable. Your strong communication skills and well developed analytical skills will be key to your success in this role.

Ref No. 722339

These are Monday-Friday roles. As well as a very competitive salary package, Anglo American offers exceptional training and development opportunities to all employees. Subsidised accommodation is available with these roles. If you have the ambition to work for a leader in the mining and resources area, and the drive to deliver results on consistent basis, apply now.

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Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date - applications may also close before this date.

Anglo American's Metallurgical Coal Business, does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies.

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