UNDERGROUND MINING EXCELLENCE

Careers at Barminco

Barminco is an international leader in mechanised hard rock underground mining with operations throughout Australia, Africa, Egypt and India. Established in Western Australia in 1989, we have spent over 25 years building a strong reputation for being a safe and high performing underground mining services contractor. We are driven by the continued success at our operations and exceeding our client's expectations – both in terms of safety and performance.The collective talent and expertise of our workforce is the key to our success, and we are looking for talented people to join our business. We seek to build teams who are loyal, committed to our company values and dedicated to helping our clients.In return, we provide state of the art facilities, equipment, technology and opportunities to work on projects in Australia and Overseas. We look forward to receiving your application for the following position.MINING ENGINEER – CONTRACTS ENGINEER / ESTIMATORThe Opportunity:Barminco is currently seeking an extensively experienced Mining Engineer – Contracts Engineer / Estimator with a strong background in Underground Mining to join our Head Office in Hazelmere.Reporting to the Group Manager Contracts, you will be responsible for assisting the Growth Team with preparation of tender submissions as well as administration of existing contracts.Working with Barminco will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career and work alongside experienced and likeminded, industry professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment.Duties and Responsibilities:Evaluation of expressions of interest, tenders and requests for pricingPreparation of Tender Submissions to potential clientsDeveloping Tender Models using ExcelEstimating underground development and production activitiesSupporting operations personnel with contract administration and variationsContracts administrationBusiness development and marketing our business capabilities to clients,Liaising with and travelling to current Barminco Projects, both in Australia and OverseasProviding technical support to our Operations TeamSkills, Experience & Attributes:Be degree qualified in Mining Engineering with extensive experience working in underground hard rock miningHave a practical Mining Engineering background, with sound technical knowledge and experience of the hard rock underground mining industry from a contractor perspectiveExperience in Contracts Administration or EstimatingBe well versed in working on Tender Submissions and working on new Mining ContractsExperience with scheduling underground mining activitiesPossess strong computer skills, most importantly with Microsoft ExcelFamiliarity with mine design programs (preferably Surpac) is also highly desirableBe pro-active, solutions orientated and very much customer / client focusedHave outstanding communication skills, with the ability to liaise with and influence key internal and external stakeholdersPossess a professional and outcomes orientated demeanourYour proactive attitude to safety and self-driven work ethic, will see you be a highly valued employee, who aligns with Barminco's core values and ‘can do' attitude. You will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package, opportunities for career progression and development and most importantly, the opportunity to enjoy a healthy work / life balance.If you have the necessary skills, drive and experience to be an asset to Barminco’s Growth Team, we welcome your interest and encourage you to apply. Australia - WA Perth Eastern Suburbs

Mining Engineer - Contracts Engineer / Estimator

  • Excellent Career Opportunity
  • Located in Hazelmere
  • Gym and Cafe on Site

Barminco is an international leader in mechanised hard rock underground mining with operations throughout Australia, Africa, Egypt and India. Established in Western Australia in 1989, we have spent over 25 years building a strong reputation for being a safe and high performing underground mining services contractor. We are driven by the continued success at our operations and exceeding our client's expectations – both in terms of safety and performance.

The collective talent and expertise of our workforce is the key to our success, and we are looking for talented people to join our business. We seek to build teams who are loyal, committed to our company values and dedicated to helping our clients.

In return, we provide state of the art facilities, equipment, technology and opportunities to work on projects in Australia and Overseas. We look forward to receiving your application for the following position.

MINING ENGINEER – CONTRACTS ENGINEER / ESTIMATOR

The Opportunity:

Barminco is currently seeking an extensively experienced Mining Engineer – Contracts Engineer / Estimator with a strong background in Underground Mining to join our Head Office in Hazelmere.

Reporting to the Group Manager Contracts, you will be responsible for assisting the Growth Team with preparation of tender submissions as well as administration of existing contracts.

Working with Barminco will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career and work alongside experienced and likeminded, industry professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluation of expressions of interest, tenders and requests for pricing
  • Preparation of Tender Submissions to potential clients
  • Developing Tender Models using Excel
  • Estimating underground development and production activities
  • Supporting operations personnel with contract administration and variations
  • Contracts administration
  • Business development and marketing our business capabilities to clients,
  • Liaising with and travelling to current Barminco Projects, both in Australia and Overseas
  • Providing technical support to our Operations Team

Skills, Experience & Attributes:

  • Be degree qualified in Mining Engineering with extensive experience working in underground hard rock mining
  • Have a practical Mining Engineering background, with sound technical knowledge and experience of the hard rock underground mining industry from a contractor perspective
  • Experience in Contracts Administration or Estimating
  • Be well versed in working on Tender Submissions and working on new Mining Contracts
  • Experience with scheduling underground mining activities
  • Possess strong computer skills, most importantly with Microsoft Excel
  • Familiarity with mine design programs (preferably Surpac) is also highly desirable
  • Be pro-active, solutions orientated and very much customer / client focused
  • Have outstanding communication skills, with the ability to liaise with and influence key internal and external stakeholders
  • Possess a professional and outcomes orientated demeanour

Your proactive attitude to safety and self-driven work ethic, will see you be a highly valued employee, who aligns with Barminco's core values and ‘can do' attitude. You will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package, opportunities for career progression and development and most importantly, the opportunity to enjoy a healthy work / life balance.

If you have the necessary skills, drive and experience to be an asset to Barminco’s Growth Team, we welcome your interest and encourage you to apply.

 

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