Mining Engineer

Mt Weld Mining Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of ASX listed Lynas Rare Earths, which is an integrated producer from mine to customer of refined Rare Earth products for global markets.Lynas operates a Mine and Concentration Plant at Mt Weld Western Australia, and a Refinery in Pahang, Malaysia (the Lynas Advanced Materials Plant, LAMP) which produces high purity Rare Earth products. Kalgoorlie, Western Australia has been selected as the location for the new cracking and leaching plant that will upgrade the Lynas Mt Weld rare earth concentrate that is currently exported to the Lynas Advanced Materials Plant in Malaysia.The Mt Weld Mine and Concentrating Plant is located approximately 35kms south of Laverton in the North-Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia. The Mt Weld concentrator has the capacity to process over 300,000 tonnes of high-grade ore per year from an open pit operation, with a mine life of more than 25 years.Lynas makes Rare Earth oxides for the oil & gas, automotive and environmental technologies markets. Lynas is the largest supplier worldwide to the praseodymium-neodymium free market, and the only Rare Earth supplier of scale outside China. The Role:                                                            We have an exciting and rewarding opportunity for a Mining Engineer to join Lynas Rare Earths. The role is responsible for providing mining engineering technical support to the mining department and supervise multiple mining contractors to ensure that the mining, crushing and haulage functions work effectively on a daily basis. Skills and experience required for this role:Relevant Tertiary Qualifications in MiningWestern Australian C-Class Drivers LicenceQuarry Managers Ticket ideal3+ years’ experience within similar mining engineering role in open pit mining operationsProvide engineering support in the day-to-day operational requirements of development and production activitiesProactively support the mine planning and scheduling processes and identify constraints and opportunities to meet operational objectivesEnsure the timely and accurate daily reporting of mining performance physicals to management and the wider operations teamSolid experience with planning and mine software packages including Surpac, MPX, Pronto and MS Office toolsSkilled with Power BI reporting tools and willingness to develop a strong skill set in business improvement reporting directly from SQL databases is importantStrong ability to work collaboratively within a teamAbility to work to tight deadlines on multiple tasksRecording information and preparing reports Key Responsibilities:Utilise systems and processes for daily communication with the geology team to ensure accurate and timely updating for daily mining planCommunicate daily and weekly mining plans to the Technical Services team to ensure the timely and accurate mining of ore by the mining contractorEnsure compliance of contractual and legal agreements with the Mining, Crushing and Haulage ContractorsProvide miscellaneous technical and mining engineering support for the department and site management team.Adhere to policies and procedures to ensure that site, corporate, and legislative requirements for the open pit operation are met.Provide assistance and support to the Health and Safety team.Collect and analyse the daily, weekly, and monthly mining physicals. This includes daily and end-of-month reportingCollect information required for daily and monthly production reporting, schedule/design assessment and modificationEnsure data collection is accurate and current for facilitating prompt month end reporting. Are you ready for your next challenge? If yes, we want you to apply, please submit a current resume and a covering letter detailing your skills and experience via the "apply for this job" button.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage Indigenous Australians and females to apply.To be considered for this role you will have the right to work in Australia.  110000 AUD Perth