Geotechnical Engineer

  1. Permanent
BBBH175033_1589874651
  1. Australia
  2. Engineering & Construction
Negotiable
Date posted19/05/2020

UNDERGROUND GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER - Kalgoorlie

As the Geotechnical Engineer, you will be responsible for providing geotechnical support to ensure the mine development and production activities and all active mine areas remain at an acceptable level of risk from geotechnical hazards to enable the business to meet its long and short term targets in terms of production and cost.

The Key Tasks of the role include:

  • Regular geotechnical inspections of working operations.
  • Create, maintain and review Ground Control Management Plans for each operation.
  • Ensure adherence to Ground Control Management Plan.
  • Monitor and manage open pit and underground access stability.
  • Provide geotechnical information to and liaise with other personnel to ensure optimal extraction of the ore while conforming with legislated geotechnical requirements.
  • Keep operators and staff up to date with ground awareness training.
  • Geotechnical assessment of open pit and underground designs.
  • Maintain strong working relationships between technical and operational staff.
  • Train, supervise and mentor junior engineers to further career development.
  • Any other duties as required

To be successful you will have:

  • Relevant degree from a recognised tertiary institution
  • Satisfactory NPC clearance.
  • Affiliation to a Professional Body / Organisation (AusIMM /AIG) (desirable)

Benefits

  • Residential roles and lifestyle friendly rosters which affords the opportunity to balance family, work and community.
  • Competitive salary, rewarding your skills and experience.
  • Relocation package and subsidised housing

For more information about this role please contact our Perth office

UNDERGROUND GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER - Kalgoorlie

As the Geotechnical Engineer, you will be responsible for providing geotechnical support to ensure the mine development and production activities and all active mine areas remain at an acceptable level of risk from geotechnical hazards to enable the business to meet its long and short term targets in terms of production and cost.

The Key Tasks of the role include:

  • Regular geotechnical inspections of working operations.
  • Create, maintain and review Ground Control Management Plans for each operation.
  • Ensure adherence to Ground Control Management Plan.
  • Monitor and manage open pit and underground access stability.
  • Provide geotechnical information to and liaise with other personnel to ensure optimal extraction of the ore while conforming with legislated geotechnical requirements.
  • Keep operators and staff up to date with ground awareness training.
  • Geotechnical assessment of open pit and underground designs.
  • Maintain strong working relationships between technical and operational staff.
  • Train, supervise and mentor junior engineers to further career development.
  • Any other duties as required

To be successful you will have:

  • Relevant degree from a recognised tertiary institution
  • Satisfactory NPC clearance.
  • Affiliation to a Professional Body / Organisation (AusIMM /AIG) (desirable)

Benefits

  • Residential roles and lifestyle friendly rosters which affords the opportunity to balance family, work and community.
  • Competitive salary, rewarding your skills and experience.
  • Relocation package and subsidised housing

For more information about this role please contact our Perth office

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Salary

Negotiable

Options: Permanent
Location

South Eastern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria

Description

We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Geotechnical Engineer.