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Senior Mine Surveyor

Ulan, NSW, 2850

About the Business

Yancoal Australia is Australia’s largest pure play coal producer. It boasts three tier one thermal coal mines in New South Wales together with interests in three other metallurgical and thermal coal mines located in New South Wales and Queensland.  Yancoal Australia also manages five other Australian coal mines on behalf of related parties. Yancoal currently employs over 3,000 people across its operations. At Yancoal our people are our most valuable asset and we invest in developing our management and leadership talent throughout our operations.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Technical Services Manager, you will be a part of a dynamic and motivated team. The role will require you to:

  • Process end of month surveys, calculations and reporting
  • Establish and maintain accurate mine survey control
  • Maintain up to date plans in accordance with the Mining Act and Regulations
  • Set out and pickup to support a 14mtpa open cut operation
  • Other Survey duties as required including assistance with the operation of a fleet management system
Skills and Experience

Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in open cut coal mine surveying
  • Previous experience supervising survey teams
  • Registration as a Mining Surveyor in NSW
  • Excellent attention to detail, communication and time management skills
  • Experience using Maptek Vulcan and I-Site software, laser scanners and Trimble survey equipment

Yancoal provides a range of benefits to appeal to the diverse needs of our employees.  The following benefits are available to eligible salaried employees:

  • Corporate Subsidised Health Cover Premiums
  • Salary Continuance and Life Insurance Cover
  • Salary Sacrifice Options
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Educations Assistance
  • Service Recognition
  • Paid Parental Leave Provisions
  • Flexible Work Arrangements



The successful candidate must be willing to reside within 100km of the mine.

If you have any questions in relation to the role, please contact: moolarben.careers@yancoal.com.au

Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.