Careers at Deswik
Mining Consultant

Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
Competitive salary + biannual bonuses!

Deswik are world leaders in a competitive market for technical mining applications - our software is used every day in over 500 operations globally. Our products are much more interesting than your average business system – they are technically intensive and incorporate sophisticated scheduling, optimisation, and graphics technologies.

As a result of ongoing growth in our business, a new opportunity has arisen for an experienced Mining Engineer to join our Global Support team in Brisbane CBD or Perth CBD.


The role:

  • Work with our highly specialised mine planning software products across multiple customers, mine types, commodities and operations
  • Prioritise, reproduce and manage all incoming technical customer queries via phone, email and our client portal
  • Investigate and manage the resolution of mine planning software issues
  • Use your mining expertise to answer complex technical mine planning questions from customers
  • Work closely with Software Development Teams, Mining Consultants, Software Licensing, and Sales


What’s in it for you?

  • City lifestyle – limited travel obligations and stability for you and your family
  • Work/life balance and flexibility – we believe in striking a healthy balance between work and fun
  • Become an expert Deswik user – this role will immerse you in the Deswik.Suite and see you involved in solving complex mine planning software problems
  • Diversify your skillset – gain wide exposure to multiple operations, mining methods and commodities – both in Australia and abroad
  • Awesome team culture – you will be part of the family from day one
  • Trust and support – we hire smart people and we treat them like adults – you will be trusted to do your job and have support when you need it
  • Competitive remuneration – competitive base salary + biannual bonuses + opportunity to obtain equity in the company


What you need to succeed:

  • Degree in Mining Engineering
  • 3-5 years’ experience working as a mining engineer
  • Experience with mine planning software (Deswik experience a distinct advantage)
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize work and possess a strong sense of urgency
  • Empathetic and proactive approach to customer service
  • A passion for delivering mining efficiency through technology


Our culture:

  • Our work environment is relaxed, social and fun
  • We are passionate, support each other, challenge the status quo and adapt quickly
  • We believe work should be fun, challenging and rewarding
  • We invest a lot in making Deswik a great place to work
  • We look after our people – we know that a happy and healthy team leads to a more productive work environment


If you are an experienced Mining Engineer craving the stability of a city lifestyle and wanting a new challenge, we’d love to hear from you. Apply today!


Please only apply if you are a permanent resident or have the right to work in Australia.