Our client is a leading ASX-listed pure-play lithium company, which owns 100% of the world’s largest, independent hard-rock lithium operation.

On their behalf, MES is currently seeking a Senior Mining Engineer for their open-pit operation in Western Australia.

Reporting to the Manager - Mining, you will oversee mine designs, ore reserves and mine planning modelling for optimum ore extraction in support of the Company’s open-pit mine and production activities.


  • Hold a degree in mining engineering
  • WA Unrestricted Quarry Manager’s certificate.
  • Significant experience in a similar role in an open-pit mine operation
  • Proficiency in mine planning and design software, Surpac, Alastri & Igantt
  • Demonstrated successful leadership

Position Duties:

  • 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
  • Coordinate mining contractor’s daily activities including inspecting the open pit
  • Act as alternate Quarry Manager in the Manager Mining’s absence
5+ years in a similar role
Current Status
Duty Roster
FIFO 8/6 roster from Perth