Geotechnical Professional Anglo American Australia: Coal Business Unit

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Anglo American’s Coal Business Unit

Leading global mining company Anglo American’s Coal business spans Australia, South Africa and Canada.

We are the second largest Australian producer and the third largest global exporter of metallurgical coal. We are committed to creating sustainable value safely and responsibly and sharing the benefits of mining with our communities to make a real difference.

Construction on our $1.95 billion five million tonne per annum Grosvenor longwall mine is well advanced in Moranbah, Queensland. We have exciting business optimisation projects underway at our Australian open cut and underground operations and have been recognised for our industry-leading longwall performance. We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions.

Underground Geotechnical Professionals

We are looking for expressions of interest from Geotechnical Professionals with demonstrated experience in underground coal mining for vacancies across Anglo American Coal in Australia.

As a senior Geotechnical professional on site, you will be responsible for the collection, analysis and evaluation of geotechnical data as well as geotechnical risk assessments, underground strata management and implementation of new projects. You will provide strategic advice to the Technical Services department on how to maximise the value of the operation, whilst advising management and operational staff on geotechnical issues. As a senior member of the Technical Services Team, you will undertake and participate in a variety of projects for improvement of the mine site, ensuring geotechnical activities are integrated and tasks are well planned, adequately resourced and implemented in a timely manner to the required standard.

To be successful in the role you will hold tertiary qualifications in Mining Engineering, Geology (or related) and be a qualified Geotechnical Engineer. Registration as RPEQ will be highly regarded. You will have demonstrated experience in underground coal mining and the ability to work independently as well as in a team. You will have high level of strategic thinking as well as strong planning and problem solving skills.

Ref No. 714612

Please note, Anglo American’s Coal, business unit does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies