Mining Engineering

KF13312 Senior Mine Planning Engineer

On behalf of our client, a leading Lithium producer, MES is currently seeking a Senior Mine Planning Engineer for their open-pit operation in Western Australia.

Reporting to the Mine Manager, the Senior Mining Engineer is responsible for mine planning, as well as design and modelling for optimum extraction.

You will also be responsible for cost management and ensure environmental sustainability and regulatory compliance is met. You will manage a small team and be a true advocate of their organisational values.


  • Hold a degree in mining engineering
  • WA Unrestricted Quarry Manager’s certificate preferred
  • Significant experience in a similar role in an open-pit mine operation
  • Proficiency in mine planning and design software, ideally Alastair Tactical Scheduler
  • Demonstrated successful leadership

About the role: 
  • Coordination of the mining contractor
  • Mine design and planning for the optimum extraction of ore
  • Mine development sequencing, planning and scheduling, Optimising drill and blast
Current Status: 
Contract or Permanent
Western Australia
Duty Roster: 
FIFO 8/6 roster from Perth
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