Experienced Electrical Project Engineer within the Goldfields

Experienced Mechanical or Electrical Project Engineer to assist projects within the Goldfields

Project Engineer (Mechanical or Electrical)

Require an experienced Mechanical or Electrical Project Engineer to assist with scoping and implementation of a small to medium projects within the Goldfields. A minimum of 5+ years’ experience on projects within the mining industry is necessary. The position will be site basedin Kalgoorlie, requires someone available to start within the next 2 – 4 weeks, and offers a very competitive hourly rate. The contract duration at this stage is approximately 6 months on an 8 days on, six days off roster. FIFO applicants from Perth will also be considered.

Suitable candidate will need to meet the following criteria:

  • 5+ years Project Management experience within the mining industry
  • A strong commitment to safety
  • Mechanical or Electrical Engineering degree or similar
  • The ability to competently understand engineering design drawings and specifications
  • The ability to develop detailed scopes of work, project schedules and budgets
  • The ability to competently supervise construction contractors and manage multiple work fronts
  • Advanced leadership, communication and people management skills
  • A drive to meet project schedule and budget requirements
  • C class drivers licence
  • Availability to start work within the next 2 – 4 weeks

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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.

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Caterpillar Haul truck 793

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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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