MES is currently seeking an Underground Drill & Blast Engineer to work for our client, a West Australian gold producer.

This role is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to thrive in a team environment. 

Job Requirements - 

  • Relevant qualification in Mining Engineering;
  • Drill and blast design practical knowledge;
  • Drill and blast operational time, highly desirable;
  • Experience in underground mine design software;
  • Excellent teamwork, communication skills, and an overall drive to grow and learn.

Position Duties:

  • Drill and blast planning, deliver drill and blast designs, ring design;
  • Monitor drill and blast practices underground, liaising with production drillers and production charging personnel to identify production issues and compliance to standards;
  • Work closely with the operational supervisors and production schedules to ensure daily, weekly and monthly targets are achieved;
  • Comply with the mining regulations;
  • Ensure best practices of all designs.
Minimum 1 years' experience in a similar underground role.
Current Status
Contract or Permanent
Duty Roster
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