Senior Mining Consultant - Open Pit Metals

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Employment Type

Permanent Full-Time



You’ll enjoy working at Deswik as a Senior Mining Consultant if you are ready for more work-life balance and enjoy using software to innovate in your work. 

We are looking for a Senior Mining Engineer with open pit metals expertise. You'll have experience in all facets of mine planning, including significant exposure to strategic planning and pit and mine scheduling optimisation.
What You’ll Do:
  • Support new and existing customers using Deswik software for open pit mining solutions.
  • Establish and maintain customer relationships as a trusted advisor.
  • Assist with continuous software improvements.
  • Support customers with optimisation, mine design, scheduling, feasibility studies, and closure planning.
  • Collaborate with other experienced and motivated engineers and software professionals.
  • You'll also have the opportunity to work closely with our software developers scoping, building, testing, and implementing software solutions
About You:
  • Bachelor’s degree in mining engineering or mathematics with a post graduate qualification in mining or equivalent.
  • Significant site-based experience as a Mining Engineer in open-pit mining. 
  • Strategic, long-term mine planning experience 
  • An aptitude for developing and managing customer relationships.
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
  • A passion for innovation and a desire to grow and learn.
  • Flexibility to travel to customer sites domestically and internationally.
  • You will be trusted to do your job and have support when you need it.
  • Annual bonus.
  • A competitive consulting salary.
  • Flexible, hybrid schedule – 2 days WFH and 3 days in the Perth office.
  • Fun, inclusive culture.
  • Centrally located office with amenities (free soft drinks and espresso coffee)
  • A dynamic role that will see you constantly building and broadening your skillset.
About Deswik:
Deswik is a global team of 400+ experienced mining professionals, software developers and mathematicians working together in order to provide industry leading technology for our customers across the mine planning value chain. Our head office is in Brisbane, and we have local consulting offices in Brisbane, Hunter Valley, and Perth.  Globally, we have 14 other offices focused on consulting, software sales, implementation, training, and support.

We produce some of the leading products in our market, and we have a large and engaged end-user community and are used by 600+ companies in over 900 mining operations across the globe.
Could you see yourself thriving in this role in the near future? Apply today!

Please note: at this time, we are only considering applications from Australian citizens, permanent residents or individuals on a valid work visa.


Office Pin
Level 2
28 The Esplanade
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Office Pin
+61 8 9488 8100

If you’re interested in joining the Deswik family, we’d love to hear from you.

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