Mining Engineer - Designs

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • May 6, 2022
Science, Engineering, Maths Full-time

Job Description:

Fortescue is now consistently producing 175-180 million tonnes of iron ore per year and has an exciting future ahead as it diversifies from a pure play iron ore producer to a green renewables and resources company.

Mining Engineer - Designs

Work location: Perth

Roster: Monday to Friday

We are currently seeking a highly motivated Mining Engineer to join our Perth-based planning and design team. Reporting to the Senior Medium Term Planning Engineer, this role is responsible for carrying out a range of design activities to support production at Christmas Creek Mine.

The role will also be required to undertake activities related to short-term production scheduling associated with the delivery of 3-month, 2-week and Daily mine plans to set standards. To be successful in this role, the candidate must have strong technical and interpersonal skills with both operational and longer (2 year) planning intervals and be able to articulate potential risks and opportunities. Although the role is Perth based, some site travel is expected on an ad hoc basis.

Key accountabilities will include:

Qualifications and skills required:

At Fortescue, we treat our team mates as though they are family. We appreciate everyone’s contribution and know that a diverse workforce creates a safer, more engaged and productive working environment.

Our aim is to have a workforce that reflects the community in which we live, and we encourage females, Aboriginal Australians, those identifying as LGBTIQ+, people of all ages and culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this role.

Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified.