Senior Mine Suryevor

Posted 10 July 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineMining & Resources

Job description

Senior Mine Surveyor

Our Client

Our Client is a highly successful and highly ambitious ASX listed junior mining company operating high grade, high margin iron ore mines in Western Australia's Mid-West. Quality and innovation underpin everything they do from the quality of the ore, to the training and development program and care of their staff, to the thirst for innovation within all facets of the operation. A strong track record of delivering to expectation and accurate performance underpins everything they do.

With expansion of the business progressing well, and with the restart of an existing site, we are compiling a team to help run the operation and to compliment a dynamic and very capable leadership team.

This opportunity is suited to someone that makes things happen and wants to be an influencer within a small but dedicated Owners team overseeing the contract miner performance.

Position Overview:
Reporting directly to the Alternate Manager, on an 8/6 FIFO roster from Perth, the Senior Mine Surveyor will be accountable for leading all mine surveying activities required to support the mine production strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish the mine surveying practices and processes according to industry standards and best practice.
  • Oversee the surveying and calculation of open pit mining areas, waste and ore stockpiles, pit wall monitoring, and any heritage/clearing areas.Develop survey plans and systems that optimise mine production.
  • Utilise drone surveying equipment to generate accurate survey data in a timely manner.
  • Utilise machine control for open pit diggers to ensure survey data compliments the mine plan.
  • Lead end of month surveys to ensure accurate reporting.
  • Proactively contribute to the creation of mine plans for regulatory approval.
  • Contribute to mine engineering projects on an adhoc basis.
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance operational efficiency, safety, and sustainability.
  • Stay updated with advancements in mining technology, equipment, and industry trends, and assess their potential application to the mine surveying operations.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Advanced Diploma or Bachelors degree in Surveying essential.
  • Must have completed Drone Pilot Certification.
  • Several years of progressive experience in mine surveying operations, surface mining experience preferable.
  • In-depth knowledge of mining processes, and safety regulations.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to address operational challenges effectively.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills for effective team management and stakeholder engagement.
  • Proficiency in using mine surveying software and technology for production tracking and reporting.
  • Leadership abilities, including the capacity to make sound decisions under pressure.
  • Adaptable and flexible mindset to navigate dynamic and challenging mining environments.

What's on Offer:

  • This is a permanent, full-time opportunity, in the mid west of WA and works on a 8/6 FIFO Roster.
  • Working for a solid, dynamic company that values its people.
  • An opportunity to progress and build a career in senior operational mine management with innovative and entrepreneurial management team.
  • A competitive compensation package is on offer and negotiable for the successful person.

For more information and a confidential discussion please contact Jeremy Quinn on 0439 990 542 or click 'Apply Now'.

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