Senior Mining Engineer

Last updated 13 days ago
Location:Ghan
Job Type:Part Time

We are an Australian-based modern mining company with a focus on copper. Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX100), we own the Prominent Hill copper-gold mine, are currently constructing the ~A$1b Carrapateena copper-gold operation, have operating and exploration holdings in Brazil; as well as a significant pipeline of project opportunities with exploration earn-ins and projects under study.

By 2023 we will be a global, copper-core, Modern Mining Company, delivering superior value with multiple operating assets underpinned by a diverse exploration and project pipeline.

Our growth strategy is focused on value creation and we achieve success by creating value for all stakeholders, underpinned by safety, capital discipline and our How we work together principles – our foundations for success.

OZ Minerals - A Modern Mining Company

OZ Minerals is a copper-focused, global, modern mining company based in South Australia. Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX100) OZ Minerals has a growth strategy focused on creating value for all stakeholders.

We are working towards being a great Modern Mining Company. The difference between good companies and great companies is their ability to align their people and execute their strategy.

We value each employee and the unique contribution they bring to OZ Minerals. We’re excited to hear your ideas and the contribution you can make to helping us achieve our strategy. In the words of Steve Jobs “It doesn’t make sense to hire smart people and tell them what to do. We hire smart people so they can tell us what to do”. We also genuinely care, we care about our people, our environment, the heritage of the peoples we work with and the communities we operate in.

Our strategy is anchored by stakeholder value and is underpinned by our How We Work Together principles. It outlines what we focus on, how we work, how we create value and how we deliver.

Your new role:

We are looking for a collaborative and innovative Senior Mining Engineer, to join our West Musgrave Team. Reporting to the Technical Services Manager, this permanent opportunity is responsible to prepare and deliver all components of effective short term to medium term production plans to align with the Company’s overall production requirements in a cost-effective manner. This opportunity can be delivered from Perth or Adelaide base.

What does success look like ?

  • Support the broader project team in operationalising and de-risking the strategic mine plan.
  • Delivering quality, comprehensive plans to ensure mine production in the open pit, waste dumps and ROM are completed in line with the Company’s mine schedule.
  • Ensure project risks are identified, registered, assessed and actively managed throughout project phases.
  • Support the successful generation of project cost estimates, schedules, risk assessments and work instructions as required.

As a key member of the West Musgrave Project team, you will:

  • Question the WHY; innovate and think differently.
  • Be empowered to take responsibility for your own deliverables.
  • Enjoy our flexible working culture, that focuses on WHAT you deliver, not WHERE you deliver it.

How you will create impact:

You will be involved in a range of tactical programs of work that optimise mine planning inputs and manage existing and emerging project risks (threat & opportunity).

This role will also play a critical part in exploring both existing and emerging mining technologies that can be integrated into future operations to deliver value.

You will play a critical role in ensuring that mine planning activities undertaken on site during the project phase are done so safely.

At the commencement of mining you will play a key role in leading the development of the sites integrated mine plans and schedules.

You will build dynamic relationships with stakeholders across functional and operational areas.

You will have an integral role in supporting the development of the project’s business objectives and stakeholder requirements.

What we value:

To Apply:

If the above excites you, and even makes you a little nervous, then we want you to apply! It’s an exciting and transformative time for us; and we need creative, collaborative and great people like you. If you are an Australian permanent resident and wish to explore the opportunity to be part of this vision, please click on the "Apply' button below.

Applications close the 19th January 2020.

We are looking for a collaborative and innovative Senior Mining Engineer, to join our West Musgrave Team. Reporting to the Technical Services Manager, this permanent opportunity is responsible to prepare and deliver all components of effective short term to medium term production plans to align with the Company’s overall production requirements in a cost-effective manner. This opportunity can be delivered from Perth or Adelaide base.

Exciting opportunity to join the West Musgrave Team.

Flexible work opportunities available.