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Senior Project Manager - Mine Completion
Department for Energy and Mining
Job reference: 502987
Location: 5000 - ADELAIDE
Job status: Long Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

The Department for Energy and Mining is committed to building a diverse and flexible culture. We encourage and welcome all applications from women, diverse community groups and ages, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with disabilities.

About the opportunity:
An exciting opportunity has become available for a Senior Project Manager – Mine Completion. The Department for Energy and Mining is seeking an experienced environmental project manager with expertise in rehabilitation and mine closure. The Senior Project Manager – Mine Completion manages mine/quarry remediation projects under the jurisdiction of the Department, including the former Brukunga mine site, and assesses and monitors safety and environmental risks at historic mine sites across the state.  The role provides expert advice on mine site remediation to ensure post mining environmental outcomes are achieved.

About us:
The Department for Energy and Mining (DEM) leads the global transformation economy, overseeing the responsible mining and production of the minerals, metals and fuels of the future, to safely and sustainably generate the energy and low carbon products of the future.

Our low-cost power, leading regulation system and culture of innovation is leading to the decarbonisation of industry, new modern manufacturing opportunities, increased employment and greater prosperity and security for the people of South Australia.

Key selection criteria:
Please only address the criteria below in your application

  • Extensive experience in rehabilitation and/or remediation works within the mining industry
  • Experience in planning and managing projects
  • Understanding of the principles of environmental impact/risk identification and management in the mining industry
  • An effective communicator, with high levels of initiative, innovation and demonstrate a capacity for analytical thinking

Essential qualifications:
Degree in Science or Environmental Management or Engineering related to the resources industry. 

PO3 $96,860 - $102,400 per annum
Full time role, working 37.5 hours per week

Special conditions:

  • This is a term vacancy for up to 2 years.
  • This position is based in Adelaide and Brukunga.

Peter White
A/Manager Mine Closure
8429 2626

Application Instructions:
Applicants are required to submit a curriculum vitae and written application of no more than two pages, demonstrating their suitability for the role by addressing the key selection criteria above. Applicants are to include the name, address and contact number of three current referees, one being your current line manager.

All applicants are required to complete and submit the Employment Declaration.

Applications close: 18/10/2022 5:00 PM

- Role Statement - PO3 Senior PM - Mine Completion.pdf
- Pre-Employment-Declaration_240522.pdf

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.