Thiess; 4 Positions

Posting date: September 17, 2021 Expiry date: October 01, 2021

Thiess; 4 Positions

Our people are central to our success.

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 of industry leaders – because with us, your skills, knowledge and experience will make a difference to the benefit of our clients, communities and project partners.

About us

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimize the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

Thiess has a long journey of more than 30 years in Indonesia providing mining services for various projects and clients with head office in Jakarta and support facilities in Balikpapan including workshops and training center.

We are seeking experienced people for the following positions:

Engineer Mining (926831)


In this role, you will:

• Responsible to deliver drill and blast design and planning requirements for the project

• Ownership of data management and reporting

• Providing guidance and input into the drill and blast

• Work closely with the Technical Services Team

• Drill Preparation and Pattern Design

• Prepare loadsheets and initiation designs for all blasts

• Operate and control civil engineering software packages and evaluate output (Terramodel) to suggesting changes and improvement where needed

• Blast reconciliations and analyzing

• Provide advice to production personnel on the required drill and blasting needs

• Coaching and mentoring of graduate mining engineers and technical assistants in order to provide technical support

• Ready travel to the site as backup engineer for support Drill and Blast

What skills and experience do you need?

• Graduated from Bachelor Degree in Mining Engineering

• Previous experience in Drill and Blast, preferably in an Open Cut mining environment with minimum 3 Years’ experience

• Certified in KJL Class II and (POP from Mine and Energy Department would be valuable)

• Experience with Mine Software, Minescape Drill and Blast, Tie-up Software, Microsoft Office

• Proficient in English (Speak and Written)

• Proficient in Mining Principles, Drill and Blast design concepts and mining methods

• A commitment to the best practice of health, safety environment and community at all times

Engineer Civil (926825)


In this role you will:

• To monitor, control and supervise all civil engineering works, produce accurate and complex engineering calculations and documents to ensure all output are accurate, consistent and in a timely manner

• Ensure that planning and programming of site activities (and offsite procurement) is monitored to meet and achieve required milestones

• Prepare and conduct complex Civil Engineering calculations in order to produce calculations of consistent accuracy

• Prepare and analyse specifications, basis of design, and engineering reports in order to produce documents of consistent accuracy

• Monitor and control the preparation of civil engineering drawing reports to ensure all reports are accurate and in a timely manner

• Operate and control civil engineering software packages and evaluate output (Terramodel) to suggesting changes and improvement where needed

• Provide technical support and technical guidance to associate engineer and personnel in order to conduct transfer of knowledge

• Ascertain and assure all off-site deliveries, e.g., structural steel, facade panels, roofing, louvers, etc., are scheduled when required

• Ensure engaged subcontractors attend a project start up meeting and are provided with the information necessary to perform their tasks

What skills and experience do you need?

• Graduated from Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering

• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Civil Engineering

• Familiar with Civil Engineering Software (Terramodel)

Paramedic (926777)

(Contract Based - Balikpapan)

In this role, you will:

• Implement of the full health and safety program for all TCI Project activities in compliance with TCI and client standards and procedures

• Act as an expert paramedic, health trainer, advisor, inspector and investigator as required

• Actively contribute to a positive teamwork environment at all times

• To provide prompt and efficient first aid and emergency service to the site

• Monitor and follow up injury management

• Rehabilitation and Employee assistance

• Hygiene inspection and food sanitation at catering provider then report to management

• Provide medical evacuation drill, Involving First Aid and Emergency Rescue team

What skills and experience do you need?

• Diploma in Nursery

• 2 years in a similar health role

• Proficient in safety principles and concepts, relevant legislative requirements and computer literacy

Supervisor Auto Electrical (926830)


In this role, you will:

• Ensure all necessary actions are taken to rectify any faults identified by the inspections, in accordance with the correct procedures

• Responsibility to avoid re-work jobs

• Quality assurance for all workshop and field tasks, achieved by continual monitoring of work in progress and the procedures that are being used.

• All maintenance reports to be completed accurately and on time.

• Ensure personal accurately complete personal time cards daily.

• Ensure when approving store issues that that parts are required and the most cost effective repair option is being used, this includes the option of alternative brand parts

• Assist in make minor changes to plan schedule to accommodate breakdown repairs, and prioritization from mining department

• Ensure all parts required for breakdowns and know work are ordered promptly and their progress checked regularly with warehousing and planning

• Ensure correct manpower levels for shutdown work with planning department

• Ensure work is completed on time and operations are notified

• Ensure completed equipment is registered with plant dispatcher and transferred to the GO-LINE

About you

• Minimum degree in Technical high school, Auto Electrical Trade Specialist

• 3 years’ experience in electrical repair and supervision in the mining industry. Planning of electrical repair.

• Have a certain capacity of communication with subordinates and mechanic


Our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce

We recognize the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision: everyone matters always.

Through this vision, we will build a community where respect, value and thoughtfulness toward each person will underpin their ability to bring their full self to work because here they will be empowered, safe and included.

How to apply

This role is an opportunity to make 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. If you want to take your career to a new level and be involved in an exciting workplace change and issues, please apply online through our web   no later than 2 weeks from the date of publication.

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