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OP Drill & Blast Engineer

The client
Our client is a highly successful, ASX listed mining service company. The recent award of a significant gold mining contract has created the opportunity for an experienced Open Pit Mining Engineer to join their site team. The large deposit will initially be mined via traditional surface mining. On completion of the open pit, the remaining deposit will be accessed via a portal at the base of the pit. At the conclusion of the open pit, the opportunity to either work on the underground section of the mine or be deployed to one of the other Kalgoorlie gold mines operated by the company, will be available, depending  upon your skills, experience and interest.

The role
Working closely with the client and the operations team, you will provide the drill and blast, as well as short-term planning support at the project. In this role you will oversee the project reporting, assist with the contract and monthly claim management, and assist with the client liaison management.

  • Tertiary qualification in Mining Engineering (or equivalent)  
  • Experience with Deswik or Surpac.
  • Extensive open pit project experience in a similar role
  • Unrestricted Quarry Managers Ticket (highly regarded).
What’s on offer
  • This position is permanent, full-time position, working either on an 8/6 or 4/3 roster
  • Our client’s employees benefit from a culture that supports a safe, modern and secure working environment, favourable working conditions, training and development opportunities, career advancement opportunities, plus competitive financial benefits.
  • Growth opportunities will provide unrivalled career development potential to the successful candidate.

Further details
To obtain further details please contact Peter Mazzucato.

Unfortunately, we are only able to consider people with appropriate and relevant experience, and who are either Australian Permanent Residents or have the necessary permits to work in Australia.

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Hi, I'm Peter Mazzucato. If you are interested in this role, please apply online in the first instance and then we can be in contact further once your application has been reviewed. Without your application or CV, we cannot comment on your suitability.

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