Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with complex projects throughout Australia and South East Asia
Macmahon has a 10 year mining contract for the Tropicana Gold Project, a joint venture between AngloGold Ashanti Pty Ltd (70%) and Independence Group NL (30%).
The project is located on a greenfields site 330km north-east of Kalgoorlie. Mining operations commenced in mid-2012, with the scope of work including mine planning, drill and blast, load and haul, crusher feed and other associated works.
In this role you will be responsible for the following:
Planning and design of drill and blast patterns
Open pit environment with contractor experience
Liaising with the Mining superintendent to ensure design objective are met
Identifying opportunities to improve production costs
To be considered you will have
Tertiary qualification – Mining Engineering
5 years + Experience as a drill and blast engineer within open pit operations
Experience with Drill and Blast software
In return you will enjoy;
8/6 lifestyle friendly roster
The opportunity to work on an exciting long term project
Cutting edge technology
Excellent salary and benefits package
On-going training and development
Great camp and excellent facilities
If you are looking for an opportunity to join like-minded people who are motivated by working hard and delivering a win - win outcome then we want to hear from you!