Senior Mining Engineer / Coal Supply Superintendent

A QLD coal mine is seeking a Coal Quality Superintendent to drive onsite production and coal quality targets.

Your new company
A rapidly growing Australian metallurgical and thermal coal producer that is currently developing a large scale open cut mining operation based in North Queensland is seeking a Senior Mining Engineer / Coal Quality Superintendent to drive onsite production and coal quality targets.

Your new role
Reporting to the General Manager Technical Services, you will be responsible for monitoring the mining contractor production activities and performance whilst ensuring both coal handling and coal quality targets are being met. This will include reviewing the short-term mining schedules and providing active input to the short and medium term mine plans. You will act as the key technical lead on site and therefore will attend daily production meetings with key mining, processing and haulage representatives.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful you will have the following:

  • Significant Experience in mine site production or technical role;
  • Relevant tertiary qualification preferred ideally Mine Engineering;
  • Coal quality experience advantageous;
  • Supervisory experience essential;
  • Strategic thinker;
  • The ability to work as a part of a small team;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

What you'll get in return
This role will offer you a unique professional challenge where you will play a pivotal part in ensuring the success of this newly acquired site. In return you will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary and with either a FIFO Brisbane or DIDO Roster from the Bowen Basin.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or for a confidential discussion or to apply, contact William Ballam on 07 4771 5100 or


Job type:
Energy, Utilities & Mining
QLD, Brisbane CBD
Resources and Mining
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to William Ballam, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Townsville

Level 6, Suncorp Tower 61-73 Sturt St

Telephone: 0747715100

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