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Underground Engineer

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  • Job no: K3Q9T
  • Categories: Engineering - Mining, Underground

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering an end to end service offering to clients throughout Australia and South East 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 has been awarded a new long term underground mining contract for the development of the new Boston Shaker underground mine located at our existing surface operation at Tropicana gold mine in Western Australia.

The Macmahon Underground team are seeking an Underground Mining Engineer to work an 8/6 roster FIFO out of Perth. ( WA applicants only - Point of hire is Perth)

Key Accountabilities include:

  • Ensure all operations abide by the Macmahon core values of Safety, Teamwork, Prosperity, Integrity and care for the Environment;
  • Assist in the Developing and monitoring of strategic plans to ensure the longevity of the Underground business unit;
  • Monitor site performance against tender, budget and forecast, and take an active role in setting KPIs with respect to Revenue, PBT and other business initiatives;
  • Develop, manage and maintain Risk and Opportunity relating to the Underground business unit;
  • Liaise with respective Clients to ensure that all contractual matters and obligations are met in a timely manner;
  • Responsible for contract administration functions including monthly invoicing, contract correspondence and negotiations with respect to contract variations;
  • Review and report daily, weekly and monthly on the production and financial performance of the Underground operations’ to ensure that the Managers and other key internal stakeholders are appropriately informed.

Essential Requirements for the position:

  • A minimum of five (5) years underground mining experience,;
  • Current unencumbered West Australian "C" Class Drivers Licence;
  • Experience in budgeting, financial analysis, cost management and reporting.
  • Ability to travel frequently to operations within Australia and overseas to provide project and technical support to numerous operations.

Desirable Requirements for the position:

  • Bachelor of Mining;
  • High level of understanding of mine operations and planning applications
  • Committed to working within a culture driven by safety and operating discipline, you will have strong teamwork and interpersonal skills. As part of the Macmahon team you will enjoy training and upskilling from a registered RTO and competitive remuneration, as well as access to legislated remote area benefits for those living in a prescribed remote area.

APPLY NOW if your skills and experience meet the above criteria to fulfil this position

  • Published on 09 May 2019, 3:17 AM