Mine Surveyor

  • On-going role

  • FIFO from Perth 8:6 Dayshift Roster

About Our Client:

Rio Tinto is a leading global mining group that focuses on finding, mining and processing the Earth's mineral resources. Rio Tinto has a long history filled with firsts. They have developed some of the world's largest and best quality mines and operations, and have people working in 35 countries across six continents. Aluminium and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium: their materials make up the world around us.

About the Role

We are looking for Mine Surveyors to join our Mine Technical Services team. Working in a dynamic and fast paced environment, you will provide input and contribution toward operational targets by means of timely and accurate surveying functions and also ensuring the integrity of spatial data.

Working an 8 days on, 6 off roster and reporting to the Senior Surveyor, you will be:

  • Managing the delivery of accurate 3D spatial mine data and services within the mine lease including field stakeout, data acquisition, validation, analysis and plan generation

  • Maintaining the mine plan, survey book and accident plans in accordance with the code of practice

  • Operating and maintaining a wide range of Surveying equipment including Riegl laser scanners, Trimble GPS, DJI and Microdrone UAVs and Trimble total stations.

  • Providing geotechnical Trimble4D monitoring and mapping assistance

  • Ensuring correct calibration of machine guidance systems and current design files (CAES only) are maintained in a safe and serviceable manner

  • Assisting in misfire & hazard verification and locating, record keeping and setting out

  • Providing professional Surveying services to varied personnel mining and non-mining related

To be successfully considered for this role, you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Surveying or equivalent

  • Demonstrated, practical surveying experience ideally within an open-pit mining environment

  • Previous experience working with machine guidance systems

  • Strong computer skills

  • The ability to engage and collaborate effectively with a diverse range of stakeholders

  • RPAS (Drone) license and experience operating RPAS and processing resulting data and a working knowledge of Trimble surveying equipment will be advantageous

  • Previous experience with Vulcan Software data processing for accurate pit model, design checks& and bench volumes will be also be beneficial

  • A current C Class manual driver???s licence

How to Apply:

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WorkPac Principal Consultant:

Job Reference Number: TMPRIJ202166849

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the countrys leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Mine Surveyor
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Geosciences Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2022-02-23
Reference: TMPRIJ202166849


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