Geotechnical Engineer

Job title : Geotechnical Engineer
Location : Brisbane, Queensland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Christine Kelly
Contact email :
Job reference : TC69298 Christine
  • Monday – Friday residential roster

  • Ambitious mining operation

  • Relocation costs covered

RobLawMax is currently partnered with an ambitious mine that is based in a fantastic location on the East Coast.An opportunity exists for a Geotechnical Engineer to join one of their hard rock underground mining operations. You will report to the Senior Geotechnical Engineer and will be responsible for co-ordinating all Geotechnical activities and requirement on site, as well as key Geotechnical input into mine design, planning and daily activities. 

In summary you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring compliance is maintained to the Ground Control Management Plan

  • Conduct and report Empirical and Numerical modelling of new mining blocks

  • Record and interrogate on monitoring instrumentation, report and develop action plans in conjunction with operations and planning engineers

  • Conduct ground awareness training to site personnel 

To be considered for this position you will ideally possess:

  • Tertiary qualifications in either Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology or Mining Geo-Mechanics

  • Ideally 3+ years’ experience in underground hard rock mining

  • A good understanding of underground mining processes and underground rock mechanics

  • Experience with Geotechnical analysis and mine design software

  • Be a team player and work well in a team environment

  • Strong communication skills, problem solving skills and analytical skills

  • Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy in your work and effective time management

You will receive an opportunity to enjoy the lifestyle opportunities that living in a large regional area has to offer. Competitive salaries, incentives, full relocation benefits create fantastic opportunities to advance your financial goals.

To find out more about this role please call Christine Kelly on 0433 945 510, apply via the link below, or email your CV to quoting REF: TC69298