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Peabody Energy

Mine Surveyor

Peabody Energy

Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 08/11/2017

Job Category:

Mining, Energy & Resources / Surveyor (Mining)

Job description:
About the Company
Peabody, the world’s largest private-sector coal company, is a leading voice in advocating for sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal technologies.  We have 23 operations in the United States and Australia, and have 6,700 employees globally, servicing metallurgical and thermal coal customers in more than 25 countries on five continents.
Peabody is a globally-diverse company which offers an inclusive work environment to engage, recognise and develop employees. The Company values the power of inclusion and diversity as a competitive advantage and is committed to increasing the number of diverse employees throughout its Australian operations.

Our Values:
Safety: We commit to safety and health as a way of life.
Customer Focus: We provide customers with quality products and excellent service.
Leadership: We have the courage to lead, and do so through inspiration, innovation, collaboration and execution.
People: We offer an inclusive work environment and engage, recognize and develop employees.
Excellence: We are accountable for our own success. We operate cost-competitive mines by applying continuous improvement and technology-driven solutions.
Integrity: We act in an honest and ethical manner.
Sustainability: We take responsibility for the environment, benefit our communities and restore the land for generations that follow.

Why Join Us?
An opportunity exists for an experienced Mine Surveyor with relevant competencies to join our team at our Wilpinjong Mine. Our Wilpinjong mine is an open-cut mine located 48km northeast of Mudgee producing a high quality thermal coal for export and domestic markets.
About the Role? 
Reporting to the Senior Mine Surveyor, this position will be responsible for providing accurate survey, technical and operation information.  This role is a Monday to Friday dayshift roster, your responsibilities will also include: 
  • Providing support to mine planners and operations through pit design, set outs, topographic surveys/scanning, data reduction, accurate volume calculation and reporting, to enable the achievement of organizational goals
  • Producing accurate survey data in accordance with statutory and company standards
  • Establishing survey controls and reporting and ensuring that statutory requirements are met
  • Conducting engineering surveys for mine infrastructure as well as end of month calculations
  • Managing the survey database in Vulcan and spreadsheets
  • Focusing on health and safety, environmental considerations whilst engaging people as well as have commercial awareness and delivery of results
About You? 
  • 3 – 5 years proven experience in a similar role in an open cut mining operation
  • Working towards or desire to work towards registration as a Mining Surveyor in NSW
  • Proficient in the use of Trimble survey equipment
  • Experience in the use of Drones for Aerial Imagery Capture DJI Phantom and Matrice (for Survey and General Photography/Video)
  • RPAS certification would be an advantage
  • Experience in the use of Laser Scanners
  • Experience with Maptek Vulcan and I-Site software
  • Proactive “can-do” attitude.
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety
What we offer:
  • We commit to safety and health as a way of life
  • A culture of inspiration, innovation and collaboration
  • Committed to developing an inclusive and diverse workplace
  • A reward and recognition program
  • Professional and technical development opportunities  
  • Support in achieving professional accreditation (site based personnel only)  
  • We take responsibility for the environment, work to benefit our communities and restore the land for generations that follow
Our mission is to provide our employees with an empowered, collaborative, friendly and safe work environment based on mutual trust and respect. Peabody is an equal opportunity employer.

Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us.

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