Josh Little-Jones

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Application Specialist


Infrastructure & Mining





Full Time

Standout opportunity to upskill in the mining industry. Develop your skills to become an expect in the field. Postgrads or experienced skills welcome.

  • Join a national technology business that's owned by a major mining company
  • Full training & development, specialising your skills in new mining technology
  • Monday - Friday role (48 hours per week) with regular travel

The company

Join a national company at the forefront of technology in the underground mining sector. Owned and backed by one of the industry's largest original equipment manufacturers, the company specialises in systems that increase productivity and safety on mine site. Which include proximity detection systems, collision avoidance systems, Tremble & modular mining. The company offers;-

  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Work across a wide range of mine sites in the APAC region
  • Specialising your skills with leading electrical & Wi-Fi technology

The role

As a Application Specialist you will be responsible for delivering, coordinating, managing & supporting the technical services deployments of the business's solutions. You will enjoy taking full ownership of the project execution & working closely with client to meet their goals. Primary responsibilities include deployment, ongoing services and support of software, systems configuration and reports. Duties will include assisting with;-

  • Deployment of the proximity detection system
  • Configuration of the vehicle based equipment
  • Testing the systems & configuring the server
  • Deploying software upgrades to the server & mobile devises
  • Capturing reporting requirements for the telemetry system
  • Providing training to the mine clients personnel on site

Roster & travel

The role will typically operate on a Monday to Friday roster working approximately 48 hours per week. With a major project underway at a locally based UG gold mine near Orange, much of your time will be spend at this site. However, the role will take you to a variety of sites throughout Australia & potentially internationally (boarder restrictions permitting), expect to be working away around 30% of the time come mid 2022. Whilst working away all expenses will be paid.

How will I grow in this role and what will I learn?

With full training and development you will take advantage of a rare opportunity to further your skills with the following technology on site;-

  • Operating systems, networks & servers
  • Scripting languages
  • Understanding Wi-Fi, LTE & Ethernets
  • Application & software systems architecture
  • Embedded, desktop & server application deployment, commissioning & support
  • Software integration & workflow orchestration

Your experience and background

You will have come from a tertiary education in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science or mining engineering (or similar). Some of your skills and experience will include; -

  • Strong computer systems background (essential)
  • Knowledgeable with deploying server software solutions
  • SQL or POSTGRESS database experience
  • Microsoft PowerBI Reports experience
  • GraphQL & scripting language (such as Python)

The opportunity and why apply

This is a great opportunity to secure a permanent long-term role with a national reputable mining company that specialises in advanced technology solutions on mine sites. Key selling points include;-

  • Excellent training and development opportunity (whether you are junior or senior)
  • Work closely with clients and provide an essential service at site
  • Permanent role with annual leave, carers leave - straight on the company's books
  • Work life balance with a company that value their people
  • Career development and progression opportunities
  • Travel Australia and overseas in a role that will see you on the road 30% of the time
  • Relocation paid to central NSW

This unique opportunity won't be available too long! Apply now for more information or call Josh Little-Jones on 0420 462 066 for a position pack and a PD on the role

In the past 5 years we have been extremely humbled to have placed over 14,000 people into meaningful employment. This equates to 21 lives enhanced every day!

Josh Little-Jones | | 0420 462 066

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