Mine Projects Engineer

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • Jan 24, 2023

Job Description:

Fortescue has an exciting future ahead. As well as producing over 180 million tonnes of iron ore per year, we’re diversifying our business to become an integrated global green energy and resources company.

Mine Projects Engineer

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

Roster: 4:3 (Monday – Friday)

We are looking for a motivated engineer to join our Iron Bridge operations as a Mine Projects Engineer. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a new, large and deep pit greenfield operation. The role is a rare opportunity to shape the development of a major project, working an 8/6 or 4/3 roster on site at the Iron Bridge site.

The role would suit a civil or mining professional who is looking for a diverse, challenging and engaging role. Reporting to the Senior Planning Engineer, you will be involved all aspects of different upcoming project & improvement work on site including; project scoping, detailed design, project planning, engaging and aligning stakeholders across the business, detailed management of execution schedules, QAQC and project conformance.

The role requires project management skills, interpersonal skills, problem solving and teamwork, whilst also being empowered to work autonomously to achieve project objectives.

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.