Advisor Requirement and Configuration in Perth, WA, Canada

  • Structured career development with a global business 

  • Nine day fortnight family friendly roster 

  • Site based position - Hail Creek 

Rio Tinto is a leading global mining and metals group that focuses on finding, mining, processing and marketing the earth's mineral resources. We have been in business for more than 140 years and remain focused on the long term. We're committed to sustainable and innovative ways to do business, deliver results and build a great work environment. It's how we grow - it's how you grow.

We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. Its a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and its this contribution that makes for a great organisation and fulfilling career.

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to strengthen the Hail Creek Rio Tinto Technical Service team by providing support for analysis, designs, recommendations and monitoring programs to site operations to minimise safety and business risks.

Located 90km south-west of Mackay in central Queensland, Hail Creek Mine is a modern open cut coal operation. Winner of the Australian Coal Mine of the Year in 2008, it offers attractive commute rosters out of Mackay, with accommodation in the on-site village boasting modern and comfortable facilities.

What the role entails

This role is a great opportunity for a self-motivated individual to perform geotechnical data interpretation, assessment and modelling work to support mine design recommendations for operating sites and new project areas. Working Day Shift, Monday - Friday, 9 day fortnight and reporting to the Geology Superintendent, you will be: 

  • Design and slope stability assessments.

  • Daily pit inspections including hazards and monitoring devices such as Slope Stability Radars,

  • Assist in providing regular technical support and training to operating sites and interact with site personnel.

  • Contribute to the development and improvement of resource assessment methods, processes and technologies to ensure continuous improvement.

  • Continue to develop and maintain a high level of knowledge and skills in directly relevant areas of geoscience and technology.

  • Ensure awareness of Rio Tinto requirements and legislation in the areas of Health, Safety and Environment and Community and Aboriginal Affairs, ensuring compliance with these requirements. 

What you will need for this role

To succeed in this role, you will have: 

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in geotechnical engineering or engineering geology

  • Proficiency in the use of Mine Planning Software and Microsoft Office suite

  • Strong understanding of industry standard geotechnical software

  • Proficiency in deployment and data analysis of Slope Stability Radars 

So if this sounds like you and the opportunity you are looking for, apply now. 

Please note, in order to be successfully considered for this role you must complete all pre-screening questions.

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