Short-Term Mine Planning Engineer


On a 5/2 Roster, based out of Newcastle NSW, you will develop short term dig and dump designs including haulage to optimise operational efficiencies.

  • Based near Newcastle, NSW with a genuine career/life balance
  • Above market salary and a generous bonus scheme
  • Defined career opportunity within a Mining Powerhouse
Your New Opportunity
We are on the hunt for an ambitious Mine Planner who will report to the Senior Mining Engineer. You will fill a vital position within the Technical Services Team. Working Monday to Friday (5/2), you will develop short term dig and dump designs including haulage to optimise operational efficiencies and performance of the fleet. You will have the ability to engage with multiple arms of the business, both on a stakeholder and contractor level. You will assist in coordinating mine plans & schedules, using your sense of initiative and proactivity to deliver an exceptional result.  

About You
You will have exceptional short-term mine planning experience within an Open Cut Coal operation. You will be a natural leader, with the ability to build on and form strong relationships both internally and externally. You will have a high attention to detail, with a non-negotiable view on safety and the following attributes:
  • Degree in Mining Engineering (essential)
  • Proven experience in short mine planning & scheduling in an Open Cut Coal environment
  • Well spoken with a high level of written communication
  • Flawless stakeholder management, with the ability to develop strong internal and external relationships
  • Demonstrable experience and high level of capability with Vulcan (Essential)
  • Strong commitment to safety
  • Demonstrated experience in leading and contributing to capturing, analysing and providing guidance around on-site operational data
  • Strong personal organisation with demonstrable personal planning ability
The Reward 
You will be rewarded with an above market salary package, working for a prolific mining organisation and a generous bonus scheme.  

Our Client
With a very strong name in the market, our client is a well-known employer of choice. Having a global footprint, they have the capability to support you in catapulting your career whilst working with first class technology in the forefront of the Mining market  

"Apply Now" if you are a natural leader and meet the criteria listed above. Alternatively, contact Rhys Ashwell for a confidential discussion on 0413 914 059 quote ref 12022020MP/RA  

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