Geotechnical Engineer: Tailings Dam

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Infrastructure and Mining Engineering company making waves - varied and interesting role with travel and advancement for geotechnical engineer.

  • Experienced Geotechnical Engineer wanted: Advancement Opportunity
  • Small player emerging as a pack leader - outstanding reputation and team
  • Tailings specialist: Local and international mining projects
Geotechnical Engineer - Tailings
The Company:
This small company punches well above their weight-class and offers varied and interesting projects both in Brisbane and nationally with the opportunity for advancement and travel.  They are known for engineering major infrastructure projects in the civil and mining industry.
The Role:
  • Manage field investigation programs
  • Analyse and design of tailings dams and mine waste management facilities
  • Engineering reports, drawings, specifications, presentations
  • Supervise bulk earthworks construction for Q/A and advise clients and contractors
  • Geotechnical site investigation and design, site characterization, soft soil engineering, foundation assessment, seismic assessment and liquefaction analysis, seepage and piping assessment, and construction support from tendering to inspections
The Person:
  • Degree qualification in either Civil Engineering or Geotechnical
  • Five years + experience in engineering site investigation and design
  • RPEQ or eligible.
  • Proficiency in GeoStudio or Rocscience, AutoCAD, FLAC, Plaxis highly desirable
  • Leadership skills with a proven aptitude to mentor and develop junior engineers, designers and technicians.
  • Ability to travel within Australia and Internationally on short term assignments as required