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 searching for a talented Drill and Blast engineer with a specialism in coal to join their business.
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
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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 Drill Explosives Blast Technical Mining Consultant Brisbane QLD
Caterpillar Haul truck 777
The Caterpillar 777 is a 100-ton haul truck, typically used in open pit mining, manufactured by Caterpillar Inc. The first model of Caterpillar 777 was introduced in 1974. Its diesel engine is capable of putting out 870 horsepower. The 777D, introduced in 1996, was powered by a 938-horsepower diesel.
This truck is one of the entry-level haul trucks most new operators will learn on. Once competent, they will move up to the larger 785, especially when working on a coal mining site.