Project Engineer

Papua New Guinea - Energy - Mining - Engineering & Design - Professional Bachelor

Our client, a gold mining and exploration company, conducts its activities in South Africa, one of the world's best-known gold mining regions, and in Papua New Guinea, one of the world's premier new gold-copper regions. They are currently growing a significant gold-copper portfolio in Papua New Guinea.
In Papua New Guinea, Our client owns Hidden Valley Mine, an open-pit gold and silver mine and an exploration portfolio which focuses principally on highly prospective areas in the country.

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Trina Kedea, Account manager

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About this role

Reporting to the Senior Project Engineer, we are sourcing a Project Engineer to join the Mine Technical Services department.

While ensuring adherence to all statutory requirements and company Safety, Health andEnvironmental standards provide: strategic designs and plans for pioneering and/or development
works such as haul roads, drainage, cutbacks, ore stockpiles and engineered waste dumps; andplanning and design support in other mine project works as required.

Assist Site Services with the installation, management and maintenance of rawwater lines on site;
 Developing medium to long – term pit dewatering plans and strategies; Ensuring that tools, equipment and consumables purchased on contracted forprojects are thoroughly evaluated, are fit for purpose and comprehensively
justified to ensure minimal wastage or errors; Develop plans and strategies for the management of surface water run-off onsite, and on the site access road; and develop appropriate engineering
management controls; Develop plans and strategies for the construction and maintenance of bothhaul roads and site access roads;
 Assist in the identification of departmental production, capital or developmentprojects, undertaking research, analysis or project evaluation as required by
the Superintendent.

About you

Bachelor in Civil or Mining EngineeringClass 3 and 6 PNG Licence
Minimum of 4 years engineering experience in the mining industryComputer competent – Advanced Microsoft Suites and Mining Softwares e.g.,
Surpac, MineSight, Vulcan or Auto Cad

What we offer

A competitive Salary

14 days on, 7 days offDay Length of Shift - 12 hours
Shift Start at 5:30am and Shift End at 5:30pm. (Extra 2 hours acceptable for private andcatch up works – Require approval for hours after 7:30 pm).
FIFO/DIDOPaid Leave Days – 21
Include Public Holidays – As Required


  • Vacancy number: PUB248441
  • Location: Papua New Guinea
  • Market: Energy
  • hours per week: 84
  • Branch: Mining
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Thursday, February 13, 2020
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Feel free to contact


Trina Kedea

Account manager Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane

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