Project Specialist - Studies

Project manage the studies phase of first stage development of a potential new mine in South Australia.

In conjunction with our client, and our commitment to achieving a diverse workforce, we strongly encourage applications from Females, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Hays are an equal opportunity employer and working in accordance with our client to achieve equality under the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 WA Legislation (section 13).

Your new company
Our client is among the world’s top producers of major commodities including iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium. They extract and process minerals, oil and gas from its production operations located primarily in Australia and the Americas.

Your new role
In this role, you will be working on an exciting project for a potential new mine in South Australia. You will support the Studies lead through the entire studies phase of the project to deliver the business objectives, which will need to be done with the company’s business requirements, code of conduct and values in mind.

In this role you will

  • Prepare the various studies phases of the project as directed by the lead.
  • Liaise with a variety of internal stakeholders to develop key project documentation
  • Clearly document any project changes and ensure an effective handover to the delivery team
  • Coordinate technical engineering input and be a single point of contact for engineering issues.
  • Support the process to optimise engineering scope whilst keeping project compliance and engineering standards at the forefront.
  • Coordinate risk management

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be considered for this role, you will :-

  • Have experience working in early phase project development from an owner’s team or an engineering service provider in the heavy industry.
  • Familiar with risk management framework
  • Be competent in making key project decision and effectively communicate options and recommendations.
  • Have full working rights in Australia
  • Be able to work full time in South Australia

What you'll get in return
In return, you will have 18 months of work with the potential for this to be extended based on how the project develops. You will receive an hourly rate of $130 - $150 + super however a higher rate is available based on your experience and skill set. Please note, if you prefer to be engaged through your Pty Ltd company, we are able to accommodate this arrangement. You will be based in the Adelaide CBD office on a 5/2 roster with full time hours. You will be key in the early development of a significant addition to the SA mining sector that will be of huge benefit to the performance of the company and the state.

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 Karl Edgar or Everett Cormack 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.

LHS 297508 #2678418


Job Type
Energy, Utilities & Mining
SA, Adelaide
$120 - $150 + Super an hour

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Karl Edgar, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Adelaide
Level 17, 11-19 Grenfell St

Telephone: 0872214128

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