Filter results

Mining Manager - Peak Downs

Job ID
Job Type
Permanent Full Time
Australia - All
Mining Operations, Project Management
Applications close
AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Build a deeper capability

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential. Join our team today.

Since 2017, our team has delivered mining excellence at Peak Downs with uncompromising safety and environmental standards. We’re looking forward to continuing our long-term relationship with BMA under a new 5 year contract beginning 2022.

About the role

Thiess is seeking an experienced Mining Manager at our high-performing Peak Downs project. 

You will have the opportunity to join workforce with a focus on developing a strong performance culture - a culture values everyone’s contribution equally.

The primary focus of the role is to lead our mining operations teams while championing accountability and integrity by:

  • Building and mentoring a strong, collaborative team aligned with Thiess and project objectives;
  • Safely maximising production and trucking efficiency by embedding correct operating procedures;
  • Work collaboratively with site leadership to ensure mine plans and schedules reflect high but achievable targets;
  • Maintaining a strong focus on budget and production financials, driving cost efficiencies where possible;
  • Driving continuous improvement by taking an innovative approach to problem solving and embracing technology;
  • Managing contractual obligations consistently while fostering positive relationships with our client.

About you

As the successful applicant, you will be a high achieving team focused individual with a focus on building a solid collaborative and high performing culture within your team. You will have extensive experience in open cut coal mining with a drive to deliver results.  

  • Previous experience in a similar role with proven success working as a Mining Manager are crucial to your success in this role.
  • Highly developed communication and cost management skills combined with a strong commitment to health, safety and the environment.
  • Advanced leadership skills, financial acumen with a great awareness of contractual obligations.
  • Technical services and engineering experience is highly desirable.

What Thiess can do for you

  • Permanent full-time position
  • 5/2 roster - be home every weekend
  • Thiess’ commitment to ongoing training & development 
  • Health & wellbeing rewards program through AIA Vitality 
  • Competitive salary 
  • Salary sacrifice options – novated leasing   
  • Range of corporate discounts including health insurance (Medibank), travel & retail products. 

About us

We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered. 

Visit our website to learn more –

How to apply

This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply’ button or the link below.


How to apply

Apply now
Applications close
AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Cookies help us improve your website experience.
By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies.