2 Year Planning Engineer

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • Jan 14, 2023

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.

Iron Bridge is set to deliver 22mtpa of high grade 67% Fe magnetite, low impurity premium concentrate product. Located 145km by road south of Port Hedland, the mine will deliver a globally competitive low capital intensity and operating cost, innovative process design and industry-leading energy efficient operation.

Mining Engineer – 2 Year Planning

Work Location: Iron Bridge - Fortescue’s Iron Bridge project is located on the traditional lands of the Nyamal people.

Roster: 4 days on / 3 days off (Monday to Thursday)

We are currently looking for enthusiastic and high performing Mine Planning Engineer to join the Iron Bridge Operations Planning team. Reporting to the Senior 2 Year Planning, this role is responsible for providing medium term mine planning support to our Iron Bridge Magnetite mine operations. You will provide pit and production schedule, mine design, annual budget plan & quarterly 2 year reforecast mine plans.

Key accountabilities will include:

Qualifications and skills required:

Fortescue is deeply committed to providing a safe culture that builds respect, fosters inclusiveness, and values diversity. We celebrate individual strengths and team members from all backgrounds are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. Our global workforce drives and promotes an inclusive culture, both within our organisation and throughout the communities we interact with across the world.

Diverse backgrounds include First Nations Peoples, people with differing abilities, LGBTIQ+ community, gender, neurodiverse, cultural diversity, all age groups, and those with an intersectional or multiple diverse characteristics.

We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.


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