Development Coordinator

Job No: WHC750
Location: Narrabri

About Whitehaven Coal

Whitehaven Coal is the dominant player in Australia’s only emerging high-quality coal basin. We help power developed and emerging economies in Asia where there is strong and growing demand for our product, particularly for use in high-efficiency, low-emissions coal-fired power stations. With 20 years of industry experience we have developed a growing reputation for excellence in project delivery and safe, efficient and environmentally responsible operations.

The Role: Development Coordinator (Narrabri, NSW)

An outstanding opportunity has become available for a Development Coordinator to join our operations team at Narrabri Mine. Reporting to the Development Superintendent the Development Coordinator is responsible for the safety performance of Narrabri Mine Development activities, by complying with and enforcing effective safety systems.

To be successful in the role you will:

  • Coordinate production activities to achieve planned mining, including management of significant contractor activity.
  • Providing active leadership to the development teams to identify areas for potential improvement to mining process
  • Ensuring compliance with all safety and environmental obligations pertaining to mining activities within the Development process.
  • Providing leadership for Supervisors, technicians, consultants, contractors. Set, articulate and measure expectations.
  • Maintain compliance with legislative requirements.
  • Formulate daily, weekly and monthly plans in accordance with the mine's schedule.
  • Ensure that Undermanager's, deputies and crews are carrying out the 24 hour plans by means of regular monitoring and auditing of the returned plans.
  • Effectively plan all required overtime levels in the development panels and ensure that these levels are not exceeded. 

The successful applicant will possess the following qualifications, experience and qualities:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Mining Engineering or related disciplines
  • Deputy Certificate of Competence
  • Extensive Development mining experience
  • Supervisory experience at an underground coal mine  

Benefits for You

  • Full time, permanent position.
  • Excellent opportunity for career development.
  • Attractive Salary and relocation package.
  • Industry leading bonus package.
  • Opportunity to work for an Industry leader in beautiful rural NSW. 

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position:

  1. Complete the questions in the below application, then click Apply;
  2. Attach your Resume.  Please note this is a mandatory requirement of the application process

 

Whitehaven Coal is committed to increasing the representation of women and Aboriginal people in the workplace. Whitehaven aims for an inclusive workplace that brings both men and women from diverse backgrounds and welcomes applicants who reflect diversity of gender, culture, experience and skills.

In order to be considered for this position you must currently have the right to work in Australia. 

Please be advised that in the interest of the health of our employees and visitors, all Whitehaven Coal sites are smoke free.

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About Whitehaven Coal

Whitehaven Coal is the dominant player in Australia’s only emerging high-quality coal basin. We help power developed and emerging economies in Asia where there is strong and growing demand for our product, particularly for use in high-efficiency, low-emissions coal-fired power stations. With 20 years of industry experience we have developed a growing reputation for excellence in project delivery and safe, efficient and environmentally responsible operations.