Lead Control Systems Engineer

About the job

Insig Technologies is a leader in underground mining technology. Our mission is to partner with leading mining companies to increase their productivity and enhance safety in our client operations through leading-edge technologies and highly skilled people.

We are currently seeking an experienced Lead Control Systems Engineer to coordinate the engineering activities in accordance to agreed time, budget and quality, as well as the active managment and developement of the engineering teams, with support of the Area Manager. You will drive a culture of engineering excellence, collaboration and innovation across the business. This role will be responsible in supporting senior management, in the development of the strategic direction of the business and advise on the technical feasibility of projects.


Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical leadership and governance for the engineering teams.

  • Motivate and influence personnel to work as a cohesive, productive and safe team focused on achieving specified outcomes in a timely manner.

  • Coordinate and execute the design, engineering, testing and commissioning of underground projects and internal R&D.

  • Actively contribute to the development of the engineering strategy aligning to the overall corporate and market strategy.

  • Contractor management of personnel required to complete the project works

  • Communicating closely with the Area and Project Managers, to review performance and progress, ensure scope clarity and provide departmental feedback.

  • Represent the Engineering team at planning and production meetings

  • Comply with InSig Technologies and customer SHEQ and WHS requirements.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience


  • 10+ years of relevant professional experience.

  • Bachelor of Engineering degree (4-year duration) accredited by National Industry body at level of Professional Engineer.

  • Broad expert technical knowledge of underground mining.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to lead and guide project teams in technical excellence as well as the with the capacity to build professional relationships both internally and client facing.

  • Business planning, budgeting and commercial acumen.

  • High level consulting and client management skills.

  • Proven engineering management skills.

  • Ability to think strategically and implement plans to gain competitive advantage and identify new growth opportunities.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of systems, procedures and practices.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of organisational approach to risk management, ethics and safety.

  • Be agile and foster an inclusive culture, through collaboration, strong learning agility and ability manage complexity.

  • WA C Class Manual Driver’s license. (or equivalent)


  • Previous construction and commissioning experience – highly regarded.

  • Project management experience, Cost tracking and Quoting within the engineering industry

  • TUV Functional Safety Certification

  • Previous Controls & Commissioning experience in winders.


What's in it for you?

Our people are the key to our success and we look to empower and provide opportunities and incentives to enable the continued growth of our business and our success. We are committed to attracting and retaining people who have the right mix of skills, knowledge, leadership and motivation to operate one of Australia’s most innovative companies in the Internet of Things and underground mining technology space.

Insig Technologies offers rewarding careers, generous benefits, and an unique opportunity to join a dynamic workplace where collaboration, innovation, agility and personal leadership empowers you to perform at your best.

Insig Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We promote cultural diversity, gender equality and non- discrimination. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.

Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

About us

Insig Technologies' innovative solutions represents the next evolutionary step in underground mining, we execute projects across Australia, as well overseas.

Job Location

Perth WA, Australia

Type of Job

Full Time

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