Joel Plavecky

BEng (Mining, UOW), MBA (Oil & Gas, Curtin), Mine Mngers Cert. of Competency, Cert IV in Train/Assess

With over 19 years in the resources industry, Joel has a significant breadth and depth of experience in both senior leadership and operational management roles across tier one mining operations. His strengths include leading and developing organisational redesigns, delivering value driven business improvement programs and implementation of operating system transformations. Joel has a passion for sustainable operational excellence and capabilities’ development with a strong track record of assisting businesses under financial pressure to achieve rapid and material performance gains. Joel is extremely skilled in setting the operations on the right course for higher long run productivity performance.


Productivity Performance Improvements

Business Improvement

Organisational Redesign and Reviews

Value Chain Engineering Analysis 

Independent Technical Engineer Reviews

Joel's Track Record

Joel has risen through senior operational and strategic roles to lead tier one mining operations encompassing a broad set of accountabilities; with a clear focus on safe, sustainable and value driven leadership.

He has successfully led transformations to incident and injury free workplaces and benchmark operating performance. 

Joel has management experrience across feasibility studies, due diligence, valuations and independent technical expert work. 

He has also had significant experience in leading performance improvement programs with formal training in lean six sigma improvement methodologies. 

Joel adept and experienced project manager, with successful delivery of key projects ip to A$250M.