Tailings And Dam Engineer

  • Ongoing Role

  • FIFO From Perth

  • Immediate Start

About the Role:

WorkPac are currently seeking an experienced IS&T Support Technician for 12 Month contract. This role will be reporting to the Superintendent IS&T and will work with the ERA IS&T Team by performing IS&T solution support to the wider business unit and the execution of the Continuity of Services packages. Work location will be split between Darwin and Jabiru to familiarise with both Corporate, Process Control and Closure operations environments.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Undertake short- and long-term planning for tailings storage facilities and dams

  • Ensure effective inspection and monitoring of tailings storage facilities and dams and report on the status of tailings and dams??? assets

  • Develop and own the Operational Maintenance and Surveillance manual for assigned tailings storage facilities

  • Lead the implementation of management of change for tailings storage facilities and dams

  • Provide first party assurance of tailings and water storage facilities

  • Lead or facilitate risk assessments and provide ongoing risk management

  • Partner with project and design teams for expansions or new facilities and provide quality assurance to construction of expansions or new facilities

  • Provide day to day leadership of the Engineer of Record for operational matters

  • Provide governance against internal and external standards across the business

    About You:

  • Bachelor of engineering (Civil) or engineering geology degree

  • Previous professional experience with design, construction and/or operation of tailings storage facilities and dams

  • Demonstrated ability to consistently achieve safety and operational outcomes and delivery of targets

  • Strong stakeholder engagement and management skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • A strong understanding of dam safety monitoring equipment and interpretation of data (Beneficial)

  • Awareness of the Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management (GISTM) and national/international guidelines (ANCOLD, ICOLD, MAC, CDA, USBR) (Beneficial)

  • Experience in supervising the construction of tailings storage facilities and/or dams (Beneficial)

  • Experience in risk assessment and risk management principles (Beneficial)

  • Current Manual C class drivers Licence

  • Full working rights in Australia

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

Job Reference Number: 7469J20221560

How to Apply:

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

WorkPac Principal Consultant: Brooklyn Patroni on (07) 4969 4747 or quoting the above reference number.

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 country's 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: Tailings And Dam Engineer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Perth
Industry: Engineering Maintenance, Plant, Facilities
Job expiry: 2022-08-31
Reference: 7469J20221560


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