Technical Services Superintendent – London UK

Barminco is one of the world’s largest hard-rock underground mining service providers with over three decades of experience. As part of the Perenti Group, Barminco employs over 5,100 people, at 25 projects in seven countries. Through our unique global operating model, we deliver world-class safety, quality, and productivity wherever we operate.In line with Barminco's forecasted growth, we are seeking applications from experienced Senior Consulting Engineers to join our Technical Services team reporting to the Manager - Technical Services. About the roleBarminco is seeking a London based Technical Services Superintendent with demonstrated technical engineering to support its African and growing North American operations. This is a collaborative and supportive role requiring the use of technical mining best practice to deliver value for our new and existing customers. This role will be site based, allowing site rotations to happen when required.Key ResponsibilitiesAct in the best interests of Barminco, by working within legislation that underpins the Company’s operations, as well as ensuring that decisions are based on the achievement of Barminco’s objectives Ensure conduct which is consistent with Barminco’s values, policies, systems, procedures and statutory requirementsDevelop and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders, including but not limited to, Barminco’s clients and client representatives, employees, management and supplier contactsAssist with the development of systems, processes and practices for the newly created Technical Services divisionAdvise on underground mine design, including drill and blast, sequence and scheduling and operational optimisationsSupport technical reviews, cost forecasting, resource allocation, life of mine/monthly/weekly progress tracking and reportingSupport and advise the tendering team, review of tender schedules and designsIdentify mine planning risks and opportunities across the businessParticipate and contribute to safe practice and environmental awarenessEnsure all work is at a standard that is fit for purpose and meets the end users’ requirementsMentor and train engineering graduates to become an asset within the businessIdentify productivity and cost reduction opportunitiesKey RequirementsBachelor’s degree in mining engineeringUnderground Supervisors Certificate of Competency or First Class Mine Managers (FCMM) Certificate of Competency will be highly regardedExperience working in Africa and/or North America2 Years completion of underground time5 years’ experience in Mine Design, Scheduling and Drill and BlastTechnical report writing skillsEffective verbal and written communicationDeswik software experience essentialWhat we can offerAn exciting career opportunity to join a company continuing in a phase of growth globallyA permanent full-time role with career progression for successful candidatesJob security, with a work-life balanceEmployee incentives, benefits and rewards programsFIFO position with rotation between multiple sites 190000 AUD United Kingdom - UK London London
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Technical Services Superintendent - London UK

  • Join an industry world leader in a London based role
  • Growing Global Company
  • Permanent position part of a proactive, dynamic team

Barminco is one of the world’s largest hard-rock underground mining service providers with over three decades of experience. As part of the Perenti Group, Barminco employs over 5,100 people, at 25 projects in seven countries. Through our unique global operating model, we deliver world-class safety, quality, and productivity wherever we operate.

In line with Barminco's forecasted growth, we are seeking applications from experienced Senior Consulting Engineers to join our Technical Services team reporting to the Manager - Technical Services. 

About the role

Barminco is seeking a London based Technical Services Superintendent with demonstrated technical engineering to support its African and growing North American operations. This is a collaborative and supportive role requiring the use of technical mining best practice to deliver value for our new and existing customers. This role will be site based, allowing site rotations to happen when required.

Key Responsibilities

  • Act in the best interests of Barminco, by working within legislation that underpins the Company’s operations, as well as ensuring that decisions are based on the achievement of Barminco’s objectives 
  • Ensure conduct which is consistent with Barminco’s values, policies, systems, procedures and statutory requirements
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders, including but not limited to, Barminco’s clients and client representatives, employees, management and supplier contacts
  • Assist with the development of systems, processes and practices for the newly created Technical Services division
  • Advise on underground mine design, including drill and blast, sequence and scheduling and operational optimisations
  • Support technical reviews, cost forecasting, resource allocation, life of mine/monthly/weekly progress tracking and reporting
  • Support and advise the tendering team, review of tender schedules and designs
  • Identify mine planning risks and opportunities across the business
  • Participate and contribute to safe practice and environmental awareness
  • Ensure all work is at a standard that is fit for purpose and meets the end users’ requirements
  • Mentor and train engineering graduates to become an asset within the business
  • Identify productivity and cost reduction opportunities

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in mining engineering
  • Underground Supervisors Certificate of Competency or First Class Mine Managers (FCMM) Certificate of Competency will be highly regarded
  • Experience working in Africa and/or North America
  • 2 Years completion of underground time
  • 5 years’ experience in Mine Design, Scheduling and Drill and Blast
  • Technical report writing skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Deswik software experience essential

What we can offer

  • An exciting career opportunity to join a company continuing in a phase of growth globally
  • A permanent full-time role with career progression for successful candidates
  • Job security, with a work-life balance
  • Employee incentives, benefits and rewards programs
  • FIFO position with rotation between multiple sites

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  • Posted Date 08 Oct 2021
  • Location London
    England / United Kingdom
  • Industry Corporate
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary Not provided