• Mining Engineer Australia
  • MACA LTD in Australia, , Australia
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

The Role & Project

MACA is on the hunt for a Mining Engineer to join our mining business at McPhee Creek Iron Ore Project, working an 8/6 roster, FIFO from Perth.

The McPhee Creek Iron Ore Project is located 30km north of Nullagine in the north-east Pilbara region of WA. The three-year project scope includes mine load and haul of up to 10 million tonnes per annum, before being transported to Roy Hill for processing.

Reporting to the Project Manager, you will assist with mine scheduling and planning to meet both client requirements and MACA production rates. You will also provide ongoing development of mine plans, methods, design, materials handling and cost analysis.

Secure your future with WA's number 1 Contractor

MACA is a leading integrated contracting services group specialising in mining, civil construction, infrastructure, and mineral processing.

We strive to be the best by investing in our people, understanding our clients' needs, and having a relentless focus on... continuous improvement. Our social responsibility is what drives us, and we make an impact through contributions and support we give our communities.

Key responsibilities:
• Assist with mine scheduling and planning to meet both the client requirements and MACA tender production rates.
• Ensure advanced mine design work is carried out accurately and in a timely manner.
• Assist with contract management where required.
• Produce and submit monthly progress claims in an effective and timely manner.
• Assist with facilitating the drill and blast activities on-site.
• Contribute to the design of drill and blast patterns and ensure drill and blast processes/practices are being carried out in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.
• Provide technical input into the planning and coordinating of blasting activities.
• Review drill and blast claims, sub-contractor claims and drill and blast design.
• Develop, enhance and maintain professional relationships with key client contacts and site personnel.
• Provide specialist technical input into team project work and input evaluation into reserve resource estimates.
• Liaise with management regarding new/available technology on heavy equipment on site and where change may benefit the business.
• Implement and review new technology on mining plant and equipment on site.
• Review of sub-contractor service agreements.
• Actively participate and contribute to the continuous improvement and innovation of MACA work practices.
• Commitment, respect and compliance to the MACA safety, health and environment policies, MACA's health and safety initiatives, fitness for work policy and MACA's vision and core values.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:
• Bachelor of Engineering (Mining Engineering).
• Experience in an open pit mining environment.
• Sound knowledge of plant and equipment best practice and operational performance to meet production targets in a safe and efficient manner.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to analyse and show initiative and meet deadlines.
• A strong commitment to safety in the workplace.
• Current WA driver's licence

What we will offer you:
• Health insurance benefits; knock up to 10% of your premium with BUPA, HBF or HCF.
• Access to salary sacrificing benefits - airport parking and novated leasing with Maxxia.
• Opportunity to participate in "Refer & Earn" programme up to $2500 per person!
• Ongoing development opportunities and structured training.
• 20% discount on WASO "A Reserve" Seating.
• Access to over 350 retailer discounts - savings up to $4000 per family per year.
• Early access to tickets for Optus Stadium events.

There are many long-term opportunities available across our business, and more on the horizon. There is always room to grow and develop into the professional you want to be with MACA!

Make Your Mark at MACA.

If you want to come with us on our journey, apply with us today!

We're ready when you are.

MACA is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages all females and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants


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