Mining Engineer

Expanding dynamic team, Excellent regional location, Develop your work skills and expand your career.

Ballarat Gold Mine is owned and operated by Golden Point Group Pty Ltd (GPG) and is a successful gold explorer and producer with four significant goldfields in Central Victoria

Our primary focus is the high-grade underground gold mine in Ballarat, which started producing gold in September 2011.

We are now seeking qualified and motivated Mining Engineer to join us at the Ballarat Gold Mine.

About the role:

As a Mining Engineer you will be involved in a high paced dynamic work environment supported by experienced knowledgeable mining and geology professionals who are committed to growing and transforming Ballarat Gold mine into a low-cost gold producer.

The ability to complete your underground time and undertake shift supervision experience will be provided to candidates who may be short in completion   


Key duties of the role include:

  • Conducting ventilation surveys
  • Creating ring design production drill plans
  • Creating production blast design plans
  • Preparing short term mining schedules
  • Preparing short term development plans
  • Preparing remote bogging plans
  • Preparing and researching time in motion data to identify bottlenecks and provide assistance to improve efficiencies to department leads
  • Generating the daily/weekly/monthly reports for underground mining performance


Applicant Requirements:

To be considered for this role you will meet the following key success criteria:

  • Preferably completed your underground time or close to completion
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team
  • Ability to make timely decisions and work under pressure
  • Advanced Excel Skills
  • Data analytic skills with Power BI knowledge would be preferable
  • High level attention to detail
  • A degree in Mining Engineering or similar (Major in Mining)
  • Underground hard rock mining experience greater than 2 years
  • Victorian goldfields or narrow vein mining experience would be preferable

This position will be a 7:7 roster, with the first month 5:2 for training purposes. 

Applications will close Monday 24th May 2021.

26/04/2021 $0 Ballarat 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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