Geotechnical Engineer

Hunter Mining and Resources and Hunter Executive Search Consultants specialise in placing candidates in the Mining & Resources industry across Australia and New Zealand.


With the job market picking up across Australia, we have seen a recent rise in confidence from clients and an increase in positions in the engineering and resources sectors.


We are currently working with a fast-growing WA mid-tier mining organisation who is seeking to appoint the latest member of their team, an enthusiastic and committed Geotechnical Engineer with 3+ years' experience.

An immediate start is available for the right candidate



The Role


In this permanent position, you will be responsible for a variety of tasks including:



  • Providing support to the operation

  • Performing regular inspections

  • Production planning and scheduling input, including stope design

  • Ground monitoring and ground support

  • The collection and interpretation of data

  • Working with third party geotechnical contractors

  • Project work as required

  • Ensuring a safe and healthy working environment



What;s Required To Succeed



  • Degree in Geotechnical Engineering or similar from a recognised tertiary institution

  • Minimum of 3 years' underground, hard-rock mining experience

  • Experience with relevant mining and geotechnical software packages

  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills

  • An unwavering commitment to safety

  • Current, unencumbered driving license

  • Ability to pass rigorous Medial and D&A



The Reward



  • Opportunity to further your career in an environment where you will gain access to a broad scope of work that will keep you challenged and interested

  • Competitive salary package

  • Work with a mining organisation that are committed to developing and supporting their people!

  • Supportive team environment

  • Desirable 8:6 roster



Shortlisting will commence immediately for this role.


Please be ensured that all applications and communication is always kept completely confidential.

Your resume will never be sent to any organisations without your full consent


All Hunter Executive Search Consultants are accredited members of the RCSA (Recruitment and Consulting Services Association




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