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Coal Mine Planning Engineer – FIFO Brisbane QLD
- O/C Coal Mine – 5/2/4/3 Roster
- FIFO from Brisbane – Flights covered by the client
- On-going contract role for a Mining Engineer
Stellar Recruitment has an opportunity for a Mine Planning Engineer to join a technical team at an open-cut coal mine in the Bowen Basin. This low-cost producer is searching to bring an Engineer on board who has an excellent attitude and some mine planning experience within a truck and shovel operation.
Reporting to the Technical Services Superintendent your duties include:
- Design and scheduling of truck and shovel operations – Load & Haul, Dig & Dump
- Analysis of equipment and implementation of improvements to optimize performance
- Liaising with all mine departments
- Various business improvements projects
To be successful in this position you will have:
- Tertiary qualifications in mine engineering
- Previous experience in O/C mining – ideally 2 to 7 years
- Experience in short to medium term planning & scheduling
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Effective time management
- Deswik software proficiency if possible
In return, you will be offered a competitive hourly rate with flights and accommodation provided by the client.
- Consultant: Lucas Eyers
- Phone : (07) 3009 9621
- Email: email@example.com
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This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 Induction TrainingApply for Coal Mine Planning shovel Operation FIFO Brisbane Bowen Basin
About the Bowen Basin mining region, Queensland.
The Queensland Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.
The Bowen Basin covers a total area of over 60,000 square kilometres and is located in Central Queensland; running from Collinsville to Theodore. The entire region is home to many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
Here's a list of mining companies with operations in the Bowen Basin.
- Peabody Energy Australia Pty Ltd
- New Hope Corporation Limited
- QCoal Pty Ltd
- Hail Creek Holdings Pty Ltd
- Mt Rawdon Operations Pty Ltd
- Glencore Coal Queensland Pty Limited
- Fitzroy Queensland Resources Limited
- Conquest Mining Limited
- Ravenswood Gold Pty Ltd
- BHP Coal Pty Ltd/li>
- Baralaba Coal Company Pty Ltd
- Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd
- Santos Limited (JV with Santos Limited, Petronas Total and Kogas)
- TEC Coal Pty Ltd
- TerraCom Australia
- Coronado Curragh Pty Ltd
- Yarrabee Coal Company Pty Ltd
For a more detailed view of the above list, here's the link to Queensland State Development mines list