Daily Mine Operations Planner
Job no: 496838AA
Work type: Permanent Fulltime
Location: Cape Preston
About CITIC Pacific Mining (CPM)
CPM is the company behind Sino Iron, already Australia’s largest magnetite operation, located on Western Australia’s Pilbara coast, south of Karratha.
We’re spearheading a new downstream processing industry for the nation, transforming magnetite iron ore into a high-grade, premium export product.
Sino Iron is a fully integrated operation – featuring a mine serviced by the biggest haul trucks in the world, a six-line concentrator and port terminal facilities at nearby Cape Preston. Our state-of-the-art power station and desalination plant are among the largest in the State.
We’re looking for people at the top of their game, who want to become part of Western Australia’s iron ore future.
As an employee of CPM you’ll be part of a culturally and gender diverse organisation, committed to providing equal opportunities for all staff.
We are looking for a mining professional to join the Technical Services team as a Daily Mine Operations Planner, on site at Cape Preston. This permanent position is offered on a 9/5 roster (day shift only) FIFO from Perth.
Reporting to the Senior Mining Engineer, this role is a critical interface between the short and medium term plans and the Mine Operations Production team to achieve production objectives. You will provide accurate data and option analysis whilst liaising closely with operations personnel to communicate the Daily plans to maximise mining production and ensure business targets are met.
You will have a minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience and knowledge of the principles and execution of Open Pit mining in a large scale, hard rock mining operation. The following skills/experience are required but not limited to:
- Proficiency with Terrain and VULCAN software
- Good knowledge and understanding of product blending practices
- Mine Star experience will be highly regarded
- Sound critical thinking, analytical and problem solving skills.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills as well as a strong customer focus.
- Data analysis and coding/scripting or 3 D design software skills are highly desirable
- Current “C” class manual drivers licence
What we offer
- The chance to work at an innovative, world-class operation
- Competitive salary
- Career progression and training
Short listing for this position will commence immediately, simply click on the 'Apply' button below.
Please note: it is a requirement that all internal applicants advise their immediate line manager of their application.
Candidates represented by agencies will not be considered for this position.
CITIC Pacific Mining is committed to equal opportunity and believes every employee has the right to carry out their work in an environment that promotes job satisfaction and maximizes performance. The strength of the company and its growth plans provides exciting and challenging career and personal opportunities.
Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time
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