Job Details
  • Reference364504A_1602731344
  • LocationWestern Australia
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted13 days ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

Are you a Mining professional with a wealth of knowledge and experience, who is seeking a new opportunity to #unleashtheirpotential with a reputable industry leader?

Who are we?
Founded in 1959, Chandler Macleod Group are one of Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions. Our aim is to unleash the potential of both our employees and clients through connecting them with the Bestfit ™ opportunities around the globe.

About the role
We are partnering one of Australia's leading resources companies, to secure the services of an experienced Geotechnical Engineer to be deployed at Mt Keith Minesite near in the Goldfields region of WA on a FIFO basis, commencing immediately.


The key requirement of the role is to ensure that all mine geology functions are carried out to a high standard, ensuring the safe, efficient and accurate achievement of mine production targets.
This assignment will cover a period of 3 months with a very strong possibility of permanency and requires a competent and experience Geologist to hit the ground running.

If successful, you will be rewarded with:

  • Highly competitive industry rates
  • FIFO Roster 7:7 ex-Perth
  • 9.5% Superannuation Contribution on ALL hours worked
  • The opportunity to further your experience with a global mining provider in WA
  • A high-performing, friendly and inclusive work environment

    This is a wonderful opportunity to expand on your previous experience alongside a fabulous and friendly working environment, within a well-known and highly esteemed organisation.

    To be successful in this role, you will require the following:
  • 7+ years experience in a Mining Geologist | Geotechnical Engineer role - Open Pit
  • Prior experience in assessing and analysing geological data to advise on short-term and long-term mine production plans.
  • MUST HAVE prior experience in iron ore
  • MUST HAVE excellent working knowledge of Vulcan
  • Be confident, assertive with excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills | written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to analyse numerical and graphical data.
  • Demonstrable experience in conducting wall check and evaluations, daily report writing, slope stability and rock fall analysis and be comfortable with radar and prism monitoring

    Ideal candidates must also hold the following prerequisites:
  • Bachelors Degree in Geology in open pit mining
  • Previous experience in Iron Ore is essential
  • Provision of a current Drivers License and Australian working rights

    A demonstrated, proactive approach towards ensuring the well-being of yourself and others is a mandatory requirement for any role with Chandler Macleod. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity, especially when working alongside others, will be highly regarded.

    Diversity and inclusion empowers us to unleash our true potential at Chandler Macleod. Our commitment to inclusion spans across race, gender, age, religion, and identity to ensure that our employees feel comfortable being their authentic-selves at work.

    If you feel suitable for this role and are ready to #unleashyourpotential with Chandler Macleod, we encourage you to APPLY TODAY!