Job Vacancy Mining Engineer Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC) (Exp : December 12, 2010)

By | December 2, 2010

PT Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC) operates a coal mine in Sangatta East Kalimantan and is one of the largest export coal mines in the world.

Opportunity exists for a seasoned, high caliber, professional to join the Company with job Assignment in Sengata-East Kalimantan for the positions of:

Mining Engineer (Code: ME)
(Kalimantan Timur)


  • Undertake short and long term production and financial planning to determine the resources required to operate the pit, manage operating cost within budget, identify key issues and satisfy production goals.
  • Support daily technical aspects of the pit operation such as short and long term planning, blast design, drainage and road design to assist in achieving agreed coal production targets.
  • Undertake environmental rehabilitation and design process as an integral part of both short and long term planning in line with PC’s environmental policy.
  • Prepare Geotechnical/Planning reports and documents to ascertain drainage, geological blasting and environmental issues impacting pit coal production.
  • Conduct investigations into planning accuracy and other projects as requested.
  • Evaluate equipment performance by means of field studies and analyzing production reports.
  • Produce reports of the result for dissemination throughout the Mining Operation Division to enable a common approach and understanding to be gained


  • Tertiary qualification (S1 degree) in Mining Engineering with minimum 2 years experience in open cut mining operations ideally with exposure to truck and shovel operations.
  • Thorough knowledge of pit production activities and equipment, pit technical and pit maintenance process, procedures and activities.
  • Good knowledge of coal mining terminology.
  • Excellent planning, analytical and organization skill.
  • A very good understanding of MINEX mining software.
  • Good Interpersonal & communication skill in both bahasa Indonesia and English
  • Possess “Pengawas Operational Pratama” certification from Directorate General of Mining and Energy.

If your background meets these requirements, forward your resume (including details of present positions & remuneration and your latest color photograph) no later than 10 days after the date of this advertisement to the following address:

Superintendent Recruitment
PT. Kaltim Prima Coal
PO Box 620 Balikpapan 76106 Kalimantan Timur
Or E-mail :

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