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Job ID: 558483
Job type: Full Time
Location: Orange, Brisbane
Categories: Engineering (All disciplines), Operations/Production
Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.
Our Mining, Energy and Industrial division provides engineering and construction, contract mining and asset services to customers in the resources, energy, power generation and industrial sectors. As part of this team, you'll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations.
Downer MEI is seeking an experienced Project Engineer to join our underground mining business. This position is based at our development project at Cadia Valley Operations, located near Orange in New South Wales. The successful candidate will work a roster offering work-life balance 8 days on:6 days off or live residentially and be home every night the choice is yours.
Flights and accommodation will be provided as part of your salary package with FIFO.
Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will supply project mining expertise on underground hard rock mining to ensure that all aspects of the project are performed to a high standard. Ultimately, you will ensure safety, efficiency and maximum economic return on investment in the operation.
Degree in Mining Engineering, or equivalent;
Demonstrated experience in a Project Engineer role based at an underground hard rock mine;
Current Driver Licence;
Willingness to complete a Police Check and medical as part of the application process;
Demonstrated knowledge of underground hard rock mining processes and operations;
Demonstrated technical and analytical skills in relation to mining activities and equipment;
Ability to ensure efficient and productive operations with minimal disruption to production;
Computer literacy is essential, and experience in the design and operating aspects of hard rock mines;
Strong influencing skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
IN RETURN WE OFFER
The opportunity for an achievement orientated mining professional with a strong operations focus to work at a technically challenging operation while adding value to our rapidly expanding company;
Commitment to a safe, injury-free working environment, a competitive salary package and the chance to experience a unique lifestyle while developing your career;
Willingness to assist with your practical development if required;
Variety and career development while having a close working relationship with the mine's management team as well as offsite Downer MEI Mining support staff.
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For further queries please contact Cassandra.Mayer@downergroup.com
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Closing Date: 29 Mar 2019 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
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