Automation Engineer Underground Operations

Brisbane - CBD & Inner Suburbs Full Time Permanent

Job Details

The Anglo American Transformation team is building dedicated in house automation capability for our underground operations to provide a consistent strategy, manage technology development and solve complex challenges with embedding remote operations. This is a rare opportunity to be part of an industry leading technology and automation function

Reporting to the Automation Specialist – Underground Operations, the Automation Engineer will join a team that plays a key role in the implementation of high value Automation initiatives and technology development trials at Metcoal Underground Assets to enable remote autonomous operations.

You will work with site automation resources to implement complex automation projects and be accountable for the delivery of remote autonomous operations. Continuous improvement of automation systems and collaboration with Longwall operational, mechanical and electrical coordinators to solve automation challenges will be a key deliverable of this position.

The successful candidate will possess significant underground automation experience with the Longwall and Development Process with a proven track record of delivery of improvement initiatives. Previous experience in a similar position within an underground mining operation.  You will have a track record in leading complex change programs, including multiple sites, stakeholders and workstreams and demonstrated experience contributing to a team of professionals to deliver against set targets

This role will be positioned within our Transformation team and is based at our Brisbane Corporate Office and will require regular travel out to our underground mines. This is not a rostered or FIFO position.

To apply online visit and quote the relevant reference number.

Ref No: 730821

Applications close 8th September 2019

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date – applications may also close before this date.

Anglo American’s Metallurgical Coal Business does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Advertised: 09 Aug 2019 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 08 Sep 2019 23:55 E. Australia Standard Time

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