Grade Control Engineer

Employer:
BHP
Posted
Nov. 26, 2020, 8:19 a.m.
Closing
Dec. 23, 2020, 5:05 p.m.

About the Role

Reporting to the Superintendent Resource, we are currently seeking experienced Grade Control Engineers with a strong operational focus to join our Geology team at Mt. Arthur Coal.  Located in the beautiful Hunter Valley this is your opportunity to have a rewarding career based in a sought after lifestyle location.  The roles focus on supporting Production teams to safely deliver best practice coal recovery and quality control.

On offer are two roles on an 8/6 roster.    

In this role you will:

Engage with Production, CHPP, Planning and Logistics teams to deliver against the short-term planning targets;

Provide geological field support to the site operational teams with grade-control, pit inspections and implementation of and compliance to dig plans;

Work proactively with production teams to sequence coal to the CHPP to meet quality requirements and manage coal quality, loss and dilution;

Continually improve through seam-mining practices to achieve best practice mining methods and coal recovery; and

Reconcile coal volumes to plan and provide quality and tonnage feedback to operational teams. 

About you

To be successful in this role, you will:

Have a tertiary education in Geology, Mining Engineering or similar degree, with experience in open cut coal mining (preferred);

Possess a detailed knowledge of industry best practice in horizon and grade control processes in a truck and shovel mining environment (highly desirable);

Have the ability to perform pit inspections and influence operational stakeholders whilst delivering to a plan (essential);

Be diligent, self-motivated and an excellent team player with the ability to form positive relationships while ensuring people deliver to required schedules;

Possess a valid Australian Driver’s license (mandatory).

On offer to you:

You will benefit from a rewarding career path, an excellent remuneration package inclusive of competitive salary, performance bonus, employee share options and a relocation package to take up a residential role in the Hunter Valley. 

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