MES is currently seeking an experienced Underground Mining Engineer to work for our client, a Western Australian gold developer with a significant high-grade gold deposit.

You will be responsible for providing site-based support for both ongoing underground operations and critical infrastructure projects.


  • Tertiary degree in Mining Engineering;
  • Completed UG practical experience required for WA FCMMCC;
  • Outstanding analytical skills and high attention to detail;
  • Exposure to VentSim;
  • Ability to work autonomously with well-developed time management skills;
  • Proficient using Deswik.

Position Duties:

  • Assist with the execution of a large number of capital projects;
  • Provide technical support to the Mining team in order to achieve the development ramp-up schedule, and help establish the production systems prior to the first stoping;
  • Development designs;
  • Creating the weekly and 3-monthly mining schedules, and tracking compliance to the plan;
  • Design and scheduling of underground capital infrastructure;
  • Creating workplans for project work;
  • Primary and secondary ventilation surveys;
  • Organising short-term/daily activities with UG contractors.
3+ years of experience in mechanised UG mining
Current Status
Duty Roster
FIFO Perth 8:6