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Mining Engineer- Scheduling | Poitrel | 8:6BHP Billiton
About BHP At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential. With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.
Come and be a part of this success. About the Role We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Mining Engineer for the role of Mine Scheduling Specialist working on site at our Poitrel Mine. Reporting to the Superintendent Mine Scheduling, you will use your strong technical skills and experience to work with a team of engineers to produce optimised designs and schedules that will enable operations to deliver superior performance.
You will develop effective working relationships with key stakeholders and customers to ensure plan compliance and examine opportunities of continuous improvement. This role is based at the Poitrel Mine Site and offers a choice of flexible work arrangement with 8/6 roster. In this role you will: Produce mine designs and update reserves for inclusion in the mine schedule; Simplify and automate design and reserving processes using cutting edge software; Plan and schedule the mine from weekly to 18 months to maximise value and meet business objectives; Manage equipment interactions and enabling activities in the mine schedule; Prepare strip reconciliations and share learnings within the business to continually improve the mine designs and schedule; Develop and maintain effective working relationships with operational and functional teams; Involve in site improvement initiatives to support operational excellence.
About You As the successful candidate, you will have a tertiary education in mining engineering or equivalent. You will have a minimum of 2 years working as a mining engineer and demonstrate a high level safety culture. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential; this will allow you to build relationships across departments, collect input from all stakeholders and to communicate the plans to the business.
A strong working knowledge of the following software packages is preferred: Deswik Vulcan SPRY 3D Dig Microsoft Office Suite About Our Process At BHP, we are committed to employing individuals who align with the BHP Charter Values and meet the requirements of the role. As part of the recruitment process, there are a number of checks which may be conducted to demonstrate applicants suitability for a role including police / criminal background checks, medical, drug and alcohol testing, due diligence checks, right to work checks, and/or reference checks. Supporting a Diverse Workforce The size and magnitude of our business not only provides significant opportunity for professional development, but also attractive salary packages with performance based bonuses and unique BHP employee s....