Mining Engineer 1

Macmahon is a diversified contractor with leading capabilities in surface and underground mining, civil construction and resources engineering. Our end-to-end mining services encompass mine development and materials delivery, engineering, civil construction, on-site mining services, rehabilitation and site remediation. As an ASX-listed company, with headquarters in Perth, we work for major resource companies across various commodity sectors in Australia and Southeast Asia.

Due to the continued success and plans to further strengthen and grow our position Australia-wide Macmahon is currently looking for experienced engineering talent to join the team across a variety of opportunities;


Mining Engineers

Senior Mining Engineers 

8/6 FIFO ex Perth or Kalgoorlie

Underground & Open Pit


We are committed to the professional growth of our Engineering capability and employee’s career development. Some key mining operations our Engineers experience include;


King of the Hills Gold Mine

Mount Morgans Gold Mine  

Warrawoona Gold Mine

Tropicana Gold Mine / Boston Shaker Underground

Gwalia Underground Gold Mine

Telfer Gold Mine

Greenbushes Lithium Mine



To be considered for those roles, you will need to demonstrate the following


  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Tertiary degree - Mining Engineer or equivalent
  • Previous exposure to either hard rock surface or underground mining projects 
  • Demonstrated understanding of drill and blast designs and techniques
  • Short to medium term planning skills
  • Familiarity with current mine planning software
  • Proven commercial acumen
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Commitment to Macmahon safety culture and values; and
  • Current C Class Drivers Licence


Macmahon offers


  • Competitive salary + rewards
  • Career development pathways
  • Employee discounts; groceries, petrol, fashion, entertainment + more
  • On site gyms +  social and sporting facilities
  • Award winning lifestyle, financial & mental health support 
  • Salary sacrifice options for self-funded FIFO travel, airport parking or a car with a novated lease
  • Relocation and Visa assistance may be offered to suitable candidates


Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply. 


As part of the recruitment process for the role you may be required to complete a pre-employment medical, inclusive of a laboratory drug and alcohol screen and complete a criminal history and qualification checks. Additionally, you will have to provide proof of working rights in Australia i.e. copy of valid Australian passport, birth certificate, citizenship certificate or current visa grant notification.