Drill Explosives Blast Technical Mining Consultant Brisbane QLD - iMINCO

Currently Seeking for Experienced Drill Explosives and Blast Technical Mining Consultant Brisbane QLD

Drill & Blast – Regional Technical Mining Consultant

CSG Talent’s Explosives, Drill and Blast team are currently working on a great opportunity with a leading Mining explosives business who are looking for a talented Drill and Blast engineer with a specialism in coal to join their business.

Drill Explosives Blast Technical Mining Consultant Brisbane QLD

The position focuses on the delivery of a wide variety of technical blasting projects across the Eastern Australian region with the objective of generating tangible bottom line benefits for the customers. Essentially this role is responsible for supporting customers with any projects or technical issues that may come up on their site and to add value wherever possible.

This position are pure technical positions with no sales or commercial responsibility however it is necessary to be able to build strong relationships across all levels.

To be considered for this role you will need a strong background in Drill and Blast engineering in open cast coal mines, ideally across a number of different commodities. In particular you will need a strong track record in complex blast pattern design and in recommending improvements for the overall blasting process.

A Mining or Engineering related degree would be preferred however it is not necessary to be considered. Project management knowledge and experience would be an advantage.

This position is a permanent role working Monday to Friday, no FIFO and is offering some great development opportunities and a strong basic salary and benefits.

How to apply for this job

To be considered for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ link to submit your application. Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

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 *Standard 11 Training*

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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The 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 an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)

Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.

RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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