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Principal/Lead Mining Engineer (Perth)

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Mining Engineer

Role: Mining Engineer

Employment: Full-Time

Location: Perth, Australia

Job Overview

Do you want the opportunity to apply your extensive skills and experience, across a range of projects, in a dynamic and exciting consulting role? Join Xenith, a leading supplier of professional consulting services to the Resources and Energy sectors.

The Opportunity

Xenith Consulting is a long-standing and very highly-regarded full-service mining consulting firm headquartered in Brisbane. We are excited to announce that we are establishing a new office in West Perth and are now seeking a permanent full-time Principal Mining Engineer, with extensive metals industry experience, to join our newly established West Perth based Team.

As a Principal Mining Engineer, you will be a technical subject matter expert, responsible for managing packages of work and developing technically excellent solutions within your area of expertise. You will assist our Managers to build and maintain strong client relationships and will play a key role in developing and mentoring our junior staff. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of the growth and establishment of our new West Perth based office.

Role Requirements
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) (or higher) is essential.
  • 10+ years’ experience with demonstrated career progression and development.
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills and an ability to interpret and articulate technical information accurately and succinctly.
  • Significant experience in managing studies.
  • Competent Person capability for JORC Ore Reserve estimation.
  • Strong understanding and capability in multiple software applications (e.g. Deswik, Vulcan, Micromine, Surpac, GEMS, Spry and others as required).
  • Financial analysis competency and experience would be viewed favourably.
  • Alignment with our core values of Client Value, Team Culture and Technical Excellence.
  • A can-do attitude and willingness to learn new skills and software.
  • The right to live and work in Australia.

  • What it Means for You

    Xenith values diversity and recognizes the importance of providing all employees with a supportive and flexible working environment. As a future focused employer, we offer hands-on training, mentoring and long term career development in addition to competitive remuneration.

    Our focus is on the outcome achieved and quality of work, not the hours worked, or time spent in the office.

    Apply today and join our growing team of industry experts!

    About Xenith

    Xenith is an established global consulting firm operating since 2005. We work across every continent delivering outstanding exploration, mine planning, operational and financial solutions to the world’s leading resources companies and organisations.


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