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Senior Engineer - Mining & Analysis

  • Location Tropicana Gold Project
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
  • Positions 1 Position
  • Published At: 7 months ago
  • Job no: QFMPG
  • Categories: Engineering - Mining

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

We are currently seeking a Senior Engineer - Mining & Analysis to work on one of our flagship Projects – Tropicana Gold Mine

The ideal candidate:

  • You will have a thorough knowledge of mine site operations and a comprehensive understanding of a mine sites’ commercial structure gained through a minimum of 8-10 years post graduate experience gained within a mining environment
  • You will be very analytically minded, with a love of number crunching in order to identify potential areas of improvement or solutions to operational issues through the analysis of data.
  • You are a self-starter, with the ability to work autonomously, producing comprehensive reports, retrospective analysis, budgets and forecasts for all business units of the mine site operation.
  • You will have the ability and confidence to liaise with stakeholders across the business and work with them to work with them on issues you have identified through analysis of data received.
  • You will be the subject matter expert, providing technical, contractual and commercial advice and support to the Commercial Engineering Manager and other mining staff as required.
  • You will have a strong understanding of business improvement principles, and an aptitude for identifying and instigating efficiency optimisation opportunities.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering or equivalent.
  • Qualifications in LEAN or Sigma would be highly regarded.
  • WA Quarry Manager’s Certificate would be highly desirable
  • Basic understanding of legal requirements of mining contracts. 
  • Technical competence in short-term planning and aptitude for interrogating plan output data.
  • Technical competency with mining software packages such as Vulcan, Surpac and Datamine.
  • Ability to manage client relationship in line with Alliance principals.

If you think you are the ideal candidate, then apply today, and BE MORE with Macmahon


  • Published on 05 May 2019, 12:11 PM