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  • Job reference: RMS0196138

Project Director

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Perth, Western Australia
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 05/07/2018
  • Duration: staff
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The Role:
We are currently looking for a Project Director to lead a $1 Billion + coal project. The role will require overall leadership & development through the phases and a high degree of coordination of Tier 1 engineering firms. Defining the final scope of the project and the execution plan for the mine.

The role will involve high level stakeholder engagement across senior operational and functional divisions, managing those interfaces and integration of the project team.


− The health, safety and environment compliance and outcomes for the study and site works
− Planning, execution and delivery of assigned pre-feasibility studies; objectively, efficiently and effectively exploring the business cases of potential investment opportunities
− Management of large site construction and engineering team in remote location
− Manage stakeholder and government relationships
− Development of comprehensive commercially relevant business cases evaluating investment opportunities
− Development of budgets and schedules for assigned studies
− Compliance with reporting and compliance to approval governance requirements

It is expected that there will be a significant body of early works on the site and the successful candidate will need to demonstrate experience in managing large construction projects in remote locations.

The Company:
International resources company working with high quality metals , developing natural resources in a safe and sustainable operation.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
− >15 years of experience in delivery of pre-feasibility and feasibility studies within heavy industry or relevant alternative experience
− Leadership roles in major or mega projects in underground mining >US$500M is mandatory
− Relevant degree or extensive demonstrated experience (Geoscience, Mining, Metallurgy, Engineering, Chemistry, Business or related)
− Broad exposure to operating facilities and process plants or other major industrial undertakings.
− Exposure or experience in underground coal mining
− Experience in the development and delivery of discipline engineering and project deliverables
− Experience in working with diverse stakeholder groups

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