Mine Planner (Ventilation)

Seeking an experienced Mine Planner (Ventilation) for an Illawarra based role

Your new company
Our client, a globally diversified mining and metals company with operations in Australia, South Africa and South America, is seeking a Mine Planner (Ventilation) to join their team.

Your new role
Based on site, the purpose of the Mine Planner (Ventilation) is to develop and communicate the integrated plans and schedules for production and maintenance activities associated with ventilation to enable safe, well planned and coordinated work.
The successful candidate will be required to:
  • Build and communicate accurate work plans and schedules from one week to two years to enable efficient execution by Production teams, focused on ventilation requirements, changes and ventilation control device construction and maintenance
  • Support the Ventilation Officer in day to day activities
  • Complete ventilation models as required
  • Support the gas drainage team
  • Provide supervision to ventilation crews as required
  • Complete ventilation surveys as required
  • Work with production teams to gather planning inputs and constraints and to gain endorsement of plans and schedules to be used for execution
  • Provide guidance on critical path tasks to be delivered
  • Provide alignment of the production plan against the forecast
  • Identify risks and opportunities in the production areas
  • Oversee the handover of the weekly plan schedule to production teams
  • Review and report of daily and weekly schedule against achievement

What you'll need to succeed
  • Bachelor of Engineering- Mining (or equivalent) desired but not essential
  • NSW Statutory qualifications (Deputy or Undermanager)
  • Operational exposure in the coal industry
  • Previous experience in planning/scheduling desired
  • Previous ventilation experience
  • Ability to work autonomously and supervisor crews
  • Qualifications in ventilation, Ventilation Officer competency highly desirable

What you'll get in return
The successful applicant will be given a permanent role, with a competitive package. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work for a fantastic company with the potential for career progression.

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 call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job type:
NSW, Illawarra Region
Resources And Mining
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Natasha Berridge, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Wollongong

Suite 3B/3C, Level 3 83 - 85 Market Street

Telephone: 42220100

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