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OPEN PIT DRILL AND BLAST ENGINEER - RESIDENTIAL

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About the Role

WorkPac are currently seeking experienced Open Pit Drill and Blast Engineers for a permanent, ongoing role residentially based within Kalgoorlie.

Reporting to the Open Pit Manager this role is responsible for carrying out detailed drill and blast design work, production scheduling and identifying opportunities to improve production outcome.

Responsibilities will Include:

  • Generate effective drill pattern, tie-in and charge designs.

  • Schedule? drill and blast activities to maintain production targets;

  • Monitor and review data from drilling, explosive loading, and blasting to generate daily reports.

  • Provide daily drilling and blasting proposals;

  • Liaise with senior mine engineer on site and provide assistance for mine engineering activities;

  • Develop weekly and monthly mine plan for drill and blast.

  • Refinement of drill and blast pattern designs based on short/medium term plans.

  • Ensure compliance with Norton policies, procedures and systems.

  • Any other duties as required.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Relevant Bachelor qualifications in Mining Engineering (Mandatory)

  • 3+ years experience in? ? drill and blast planning/scheduling and mine design.

  • Practical approach to engineering and design problems.

  • Have exceptional and professional communication skills.

  • Current unencumbered C/HR Western Australian Drivers Licence (Mandatory)

  • Senior First Aid (Desirable)

  • Current Drivers Licence

  • Right to work in Australia

Job Reference Number:? 752J202048308

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

WorkPac Professional Principal Consultant: Hayley Slater on? hayley.slater@workpac.com? quoting the above reference number.

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our myrewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

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: OPEN PIT DRILL AND BLAST ENGINEER - RESIDENTIAL
Contract type: Full Time
Location: Regional WA - Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance, Regional WA
Industry: Engineering Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2020-08-11
Reference: 752J202048308

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