Mining Engineering Discipline

Website Rio Tinto

Job Description:

Reporting to the Senior Infrastructure Planner at our Labrador City operations, this role is a great opportunity to be responsible for the efficient design and scheduling to optimize property value.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Mine design – bench, lift, stockpile, and road designs
  • Ensuring health, safety, and environment needs are given a top priority in the planning of tasks
  • Management of contractors, consultants and vendors as required
  • Generation and analysis of reconciliations of actual performance to plan and between plans
  • Haulage profile and cycle time analysis
  • Short-range mine schedules, including 2-week and 90-day plans
  • Ensure critical risks are identified in the planning process with appropriate controls accounted for so the work can be performed safely and effectively.
  • Infrastructure (dewatering and power distribution) and shut management (blast event) planning

Job Requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience in mine planning, mine operations or mine projects.
  • Experience with mine scheduling, including knowledge of suites such as Deswik Suite
  • Familiarity or experience with mine (open pit) survey techniques, drill & blast design, fleet management, dispatch systems, etc.
    Site base mining experience
  • Knowledge of 3D mine design software, such as Maptek Vulcan or Deswik.CAD

Job Details:

Company: Rio Tinto

Job Category: Private

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location:  Calgary, Alberta, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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