Mining Coordinator

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • May 11, 2022
Engineering Full-time

Job Description:

Fortescue is now consistently producing more than 170 million tonnes of iron ore per year and has an exciting future ahead, establishing itself for future growth in a global market through innovation, product diversification and asset development.

Mining Coordinator

Location: Cloudbreak

Fortescue’s Cloudbreak mine is located on the traditional lands of the Palyku and Nyiyaparli peoples.

Reporting to the Mining Superintendent, our Cloudbreak operations are seeking a suitably qualified, highly experienced Mining Coordinator. The position will be responsible for the management and coordination of plant and human resources to meet or exceed the mine plan in a safe and efficient manner.

FIFO ex Perth to Cloudbreak working an 8 days / 6 off roster.

Key accountabilities will include:

  1. Safety
    • Provide visible Fortescue Values leadership (lead by example) modelling and compliance with Fortescue Code of Conduct behaviours
    • Provide and maintain safe systems of work in mining operational areas
    • Provide and maintain safe workplaces
    • Ensure employees understand and comply with safe systems of work
    • Conduct thorough investigations into workplace incidents and provide effective feedback to work teams
    • Proactively participate in Occupational Health and Safety activities and consultation processes across Mine Operations
  2. Production
    • Provide input into mine planning processes to ensure practicality of mining plans
    • Agree to and execute daily mine plan
    • Effective utilisation of mining fleet
    • Identify and respond to threats to the mine plan
    • Identify improvement opportunities
  3. People
    • Coach, mentor and develop Mining Supervisors
    • manage short interval control process to drive Supervisor compliance to the mine plan
    • Ensure compliance with HR management policies and procedures (leave, injury management, performance, etc.)

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