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Principal Mine Engineer - Studies

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Job Type
Travel Type
Office Based
Australia & NZ - Adelaide - Adelaide
AUD 220000 - 250000 annum Incentives

Principal Mine Engineer - Studies

  • South Australian DFS
  • Critical Minerals
  • Adelaide-based

South Australia has the resources and an exceptional opportunity to provide the critical minerals we need to build a greener future!

This ASX-listed and well-funded company is focused on the development of their critical minerals project in a highly-prospective region of South Australia. They are now looking for a Principal Mine Engineer to lead the open pit mining part of their study and help the organisation to deliver their DFS.

Reporting to the Managing Director you will be charged with leading a team of engineers working on the mining component of the DFS study. Your team will have some in-house resources, with the additions of consultants where required. You and your team will review existing initial plans and develop final designs and mine plans leading to early engagement with potential mine contractors and other relevant suppliers - relevant to the eventual mine operations. The defined resource is huge and the current timelines set for delivery of the DFS are, while achievable, also going to challenge both your technical and management skills.

This permanent opportunity is based at their Adelaide with only ad hoc travel expected. A remuneration package including attractive and progressive STI and LTI incentives is on offer. Potential relocation package (within Australia) will be negotiated at offer stage.

You will be a tertiary qualified Mine Engineer and have experience in design, mine planning, mine development contract negotiations in relation to open pit mining operations - and ideally critical minerals. Additionally, you wiil be able to demonstrate a strong background in the projects/studies space and an ability to work towards deliverable project outcomes.

This is an exceptional and rare opportunity, right here in Adelaide, to really impact outcomes, utilising your accumulated experience, applying critical thinking and innovation.

Applicants must possess unrestricted Australian work rights.

Confidentiality assured.

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