Open Cut Examiner 1

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering an end-to-end service offering to clients throughout Australia and Southeast Asia.  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 an experienced Open Cut Examiner to join the team at Byerwen coal mine. Reporting to the Operations Superintendent, the role is responsible for the effective safe operation of the coal mine in accordance with the site's safety and health management systems and relevant legislation. This position is a stand-alone OCE, working alongside the Supervisor. We are offering industry comparative wages to attract the right candidate. 

Key responsibilities/duties include: 
•    Monitor the safe productivity of dozer, load haul activities in accordance with the site procedures and legislation
•    Monitor the safe productivity of dozer, load haul activities in accordance with the site procedures and legislation
•    Identify non-compliance issues and apply corrective actions to rectify
•    Daily pit/workplace inspections as per legislative requirements
•    Adjust work plans where necessary and effectively communicate the changes to crew and others impacted by said changes

About you:
•    Queensland Open Cut Examiner certificate
•    RIIENV301 – Conduct Atmospheric Monitoring Certificate
•    Supervisor S1, S2, S3 and G2 competencies
•    Proven demonstrated experience as an OCE in a coal mining environment
•    Excellent negotiation skills and ability to effectively communicate at all levels both verbally and written
•    Coal Board Medical S4 or HA Report
•    Standard 11 – statement of attainment
•    Current Drivers Licence
•    Strong focus on safety essential


Byerwen Mine is located approximately 20kms west of the town of Glenden in the northern Bowen Basin and is Macmahon’s largest project on the east coast. Camp facilities are available – accommodation and meals provided.


Macmahon offers its’ people competitive remuneration packages, a range of company benefits and discounts, ongoing training, development, and career progression opportunities as well as ability to work in diverse roles across multiple local and international locations. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop.  


Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.