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Mining Estimator - Surface

Job No.: 497663

Location: WA Metropolitan

Job type: Full Time

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and in New Zealand, Asia, Mongolia and Africa.

Delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

Macmahon is currently seeking a seasoned surface mining estimator who is passionate about developing business by delivering their technical expertise into our tendering processes. Based at our office near the Perth Airport, you will be working with a team of passionate and committed engineers to have an impact on the success of tenders and the future of the organization.  You will enjoy being driven and client focused whilst working on a variety of projects within a diverse range of commodities.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Provide high quality tender documentation and ensure complete proposal meets client / bid specifications
  • Identify risks associated with potential tender submissions
  • Create high level presentations when required as per client requirements
  • Ongoing technical and commercial support to existing contracts
  • Research and application of continuous business improvements
  • Data compilation and reporting of equipment and project metrics
  • Assist with contract negotiations and approvals where possible
  • Ad-hoc travel Locally and Internationally to sites to provide technical input
  • On-going research within the Mining Industry
  • Live the company values of safety, prosperity, teamwork, integrity and environment

To be successful in this role it is paramount that you possess:

  • Bachelor of Mining Engineering or equivalent
  • Working knowledge of Vulcan, Surpac, Haul Infinity, Talpac, FPC or similar
  • Expert Estimation experience
  • 5+ years Surface Mining estimating experience in a mining contracting environment – if you only have Underground Mining / Construction / EPCM estimating experience you will not be shortlisted so please do not apply
  • A demonstrated ability to produce high quality tenders
  • Knowledge and experience of surface mining methods and equipment
  • A proven track record of successful tendering and estimating
  • Sound knowledge of financial modelling including revenue and cost components, profitability, return on investment and other general economic parameters such as EBIT, NPV, etc.
  • Excellent time management, written and verbal communication skills

This vacancy offers the successful applicant:

  • A competitive salary
  • Ongoing training and development with a registered RTO
  • Exceptional working environment
  • Variety and exposure to high profile clients

You will have a demonstrated ability to engage clients and stakeholders to achieve positive outcomes. If the challenges of this role appeal to you, then we look forward to receiving your application.

Closing date: for applications

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