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Underground & Surface Superintendent

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Mackay, Queensland
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 15/04/2019
  • Duration: 2 months
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The Opportunity

Fircroft have been engaged by a Tier 1 Mining & Minerals company, to assist in seeking an experienced Mining professional to take on the role of Underground & Surface Superintendent. Within this role, you will be responsible for directing & coordinating staff, maintaining & monitoring activities to ensure safety, environmental compliance and security of the site assets during care and maintenance whilst feasibility study is undertaken and after transition to construction and project execution

Your responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates leadership through personal behaviours that are consistent with company core values
  • Foster and maintain a strong culture of health, safety and environmental responsibility
  • Monitoring onsite conditions 24/7 using external communications provided
  • Ensuring that the work practices, systems and reporting are used are compliant with all approvals, Management Plans and any other statutory requirements
  • Carrying out Underground ERZ Controller Statutory Inspections as required
  • Assist with Mines Inspectorate site visits
  • In the Drilling / Study phase:
    • Ensuring compliant mobilisation and operation of drilling equipment and early works activities
    • Complying with statutory monitoring, inspection and reporting requirements
    • Site inductions, equipment and workplace inspections
  • Once the project moves to a Construction phase:
    • Proactively implementing and demonstrating Risk Management principles and actions
    • Managing the site Introduction of Plant & Equipment register and issuing of compliance approvals in liaison with existing engineering team
    • Overseeing various contractor works
    • Overseeing the implementation of monitoring and reporting systems and providing input into weekly and monthly reporting

About you:

  • demonstrated mining and maintenance experience within Underground Coal
  • Must hold a QLD Mine Deputy's ticket
  • Current Standard 11 Statement of Attainment and G1, G8, G9 Supervisory Qualification
  • Strong working knowledge of basic computer applications, including the use of 1SAP, Project, Excel, and others
  • Strong ability to foster and maintain strong working and external relationships
  • Strong stakeholder management ability

To apply, please submit your resume via Apply Now below. Or, for more information on other mining roles, call Rhys on (07) 3233 2324.

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.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

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