Rehabilitation and Closures Engineer

  • Osborne Park, WA, Australia, 6017
  • Full Time

WA is a state (and an economy) built on mining.

At Mineral Resources (MinRes), we are focused on growing our success by delivering industry leading projects that benefit our people, our shareholders and the community. With this growth comes new roles and those rare opportunities to get noticed and achieve meaningful results.

MinRes has come a long way – but we’re really just getting started.

We are currently in an incredible growth phase with no threat of slowing down.

Some Key Business Topics Making Headlines

  • Re launch of the Wodgina Lithium operations
  • Onslow iron kick off
  • Completion of our game changing corporate offices in Osbourne Park (they must be seen to believe)
  • Incredibly generous referral and share bonus schemes

The future

Mineral Resources is on a journey, and this will be accomplished in a myriad of ways. At the heart of it all will be our workforce. We can’t accomplish anything without our people. Leaders to set the vision; specialists to design, plan and implement; skilled tradesman to operate our high tech machinery. It takes all of us.

About the role

Located at our brand new, world class corporate offices in Osborne Park. This is a newly created opportunity to specifically work closely with our iron ore operations on several of our owner/operator sites.

Reporting to the Mine Planning Manager, the Rehabilitation and Closures Engineer is responsible for design, project coordination and compliance oversight related to mining approvals, ongoing rehabilitation and mine closure activities across all of Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) iron ore operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Independently work with the Environmental Compliance and Closure teams to understand and keep abreast of rehabilitation and closure requirements across all MRLs sites
  • Estimate, scope, and contribute to cost modelling of required rehabilitation
  • Update and maintain closure and rehabilitation as built designs for input into closure liability estimates
  • Liaise with the site mining team and technical services team to deliver positive business outcomes
  • Implement and develop continuous improvement initiatives to improve performance and efficiencies relating to both data management and execution;
  • Producing, reviewing and communicating approvals, rehabilitation and closure related designs and scopes of work

What you’ll bring to the team

  • Demonstrated experience in mine closure design, scheduling and compliance in a mining environment;
  • Demonstrated experience in providing inputs into mine closure plans and closure liability estimate;
  • Working knowledge of Environmental Legislation relevant to the Mining Industry;
  • Experienced with mine planning and design software packages (Surpac and Datamine experience highly regarded);
  • Strong experience in soils, waste characterisation and landform evolution (highly desirable)

Key Benefits Explained

  • 10% retention bonus paid quarterly on top of base
  • $3,000 referral bonus
  • Share bonus scheme – each share you purchase the business matches
  • World class offices that include a gym, restaurant, and site parking

If you believe that you have the necessary attitude and skills for this role, apply now!

Mineral Resources Limited is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Any queries, please email Jarrod - Talent Acquisition Advisor 


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