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  • Job reference: RMS0180412

Project Engineer

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 01/06/2017
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Time left:
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The Role:
A new opportunity has arisen on a 3 month contract basis for a Senior Engineer to deliver projects for a gold mine operation.

The role will be based on an 8/6 FIFO roster from Perth.

The role will be responsible for the effective management and supervision of project engineering related activities on site to meet budgets, quality standards, cost requirements whilst delivering to safety and environmental standards.

Key responsibilities/activities include:

  • Planning and budgeting to meet project milestones and deadlines
  • Team management
  • Key stakeholder engagement
  • Ensure effective communication across the project team, the wider business and suppliers/contractors
  • Ensure accurate monthly reporting
  • Ensure the health and safety of the team and that the environment is hazod free
  • Coordination of resources to ensure the required skills and resources are available to meet project demands

The Company:
Our client is a leading Gold Mining Major with mine sites across Australia, South Africa, Ghana and Peru. This prestigious company has aggressive expansion plans and is the company of choice amongst their competitors.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

  • Degree qualified
  • Previous experience of being in a leadership position
  • 5 years plus experience of working in mining operations
  • Experience of underground mining
  • Operator experience
  • Track record of managing contractors onsite

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:

  • Mining engineer degree however candidates with a mechanical engineering degree would also be of interest with the mining operations expertise

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.