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Principal Mining Engineer

Principal Mining Engineer (9711) Perth, Australia

Are you a skilled and experienced Principal Mining Engineer looking for a new and exciting opportunity?

My client is currently seeking a highly motivated individual to join the team as a Principal Mining Engineer specialising in providing technical solutions to their esteemed mining clients. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in underground mine planning, scheduling, pre-feasibility, feasibility and LOM.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide expert technical guidance and innovative solutions to mining clients in areas such as scheduling, planning, feasibility and LOM.
  • Driving a focus on transformation and continuous improvement in mining practices including use of innovative technology and world class standards.
  • Maintaining accurate records, documentation, and reports related to mine planning, scheduling, and feasibility studies.
  • Utilise industry-leading software, including Deswik, Surpac, and Datamine
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, advancements, and emerging technologies in mining and mineral extraction.



  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mining Engineering or a related field.
  • Strong expertise in mining operations, scheduling, planning, and LOM.
  • Proficiency in utilising software packages such as Deswik, Surpac, and Datamine.
  • Excellent analytical skills, with the ability to interpret complex data and identify optimisation opportunities.
  • Exceptional problem-solving capabilities, with a track record of developing innovative solutions to mining challenges.
  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to effectively prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, enabling you to convey technical information clearly and concisely to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • A commitment to safety, environmental, and sustainable mining practices.


Shortlisting will commence immediately, click apply now or please email your resume to

To find out more details on this position or any other opportunities in the Mining industry, please call Nadia on

0437 808 895 or 08 9480 0479.

Nadia Smith

Recruitment Manager - Mining