Project Engineer - Medium Term Mine Planning

Project Engineer - Medium Term Mine Planning

Newmont | boddington, WA, AU

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Mining - Engineering & Maintenance (Mining, Resources & Energy)
At Newmont, our purpose is to create new value and improve lives through sustainable and responsible mining. One of the largest gold companies in the world, we pride ourselves on our dedication to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity, and adding value and opportunity to our host communities.
At Newmont Boddington Gold you can live locally and go home every day or stay in our Village for your roster and DIDO. We are only 130kms from the Perth CBD and approximately 100kms from the coast.
This position offers a 5:2:4:3 roster. Working an 80 hour fortnight, you will have every second Friday off as your RDO as well as Public Holidays - a great work/life balance.
This is a newly created team at Boddington. 
About The Role: 
The Project Engineer – Medium Term Mine Planning is responsible for preparing plans for mining-related projects in the three month to three year time horizon. The role covers all aspects of mine planning and engineering works and has a site-focused scope with a strong interface with both Boddington site Short Term Mine Planning.
This exciting role is part of a newly created Medium Term Mine Planning team at Boddington, which includes a Planning Engineer, Senior Planning Engineer, Mining Project Engineer and Superintendent.
In This Role You Will:
Provide landform closure design for open pits and dumps from 3 years of mine planning.
Develop annual concurrent reclamation based on the three-year mine plan of site waste mass balance, dump construction schedule guidance, footprint preparation, and stockpiling of rehabilitation material guidance.
Support S&ER in completing the annual Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) estimation and reporting.
Assist the mine planning/engineering aspects for the RDA constructions.
Assist the mine planning/engineering aspects of the site Project for new layback mining and waste dump expansion.
Assist the mine planning/engineering aspects to pre-feasibility and feasibility study of Boddington's next layback
Generate a detailed schedule of works, budget expenditure, and execution plan for progressive closure works to be conducted each year
Generate detailed mine plan, work schedules, budget expenditure and execution plan for pre-strip works in new pits.
Your Skills, Training & Experience Checklist:
B.Eng. in Mine Engineering or Civil Engineering with five years of post-graduate experience.
Minimum two years of Production Engineering or Short Term Planning experience, preferably in an open-pit operation.
Experience in project management, technical report writing, and cost analysis and review.
Competence in using mine planning software is desirable, and experience MineSight, Alastri, and Maptek applications will be highly regarded.
Knowledgeable of unit costing methods and experience in financial analysis and financial models. 
Strong problem-solving skills.
Applications close on Monday 21 November 2022.
Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that allows every person to thrive, participate, grow, and proudly play an active role in achieving our strategy.
Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, placing and promoting the best individual for each position without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, etc.
We invite women and applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply, particularly persons of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island descent. Newmont acknowledges Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respects their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.
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