With 15 years’ experience in underground coal mining gained from a diverse range of senior operational, management and project roles, Alaster’s experience has embedded a thorough understanding and practical application of Workplace Health & Safety (WHS) legislation, Mines Safety Management Systems and compliance requirements.
Alaster has also assisted international customers in establishing Emergency Management Systems in the metalliferous sector.
Alaster currently chairs the Mines Rescue Working Group, a forum comprising representatives from across the NSW coal industry to achieve best practise emergency response.
Alaster is a member of the Mine Managers Association of Australia and he has been a mines rescue brigade member for 12 years.
Alaster Wylie Consultant - General Manager, Mines Rescue / Regulation and Compliance
" I love having the opportunity to assist mining operations in determining that not only are their safety management systems robust, but they are implemented and effective in the field. "
- Mining Engineering Managers Certificate of Competency
- Global Minerals Industry Risk Management (G-MIRM) Program (G3) and (G4) University of Queensland
- Blasting Licence and Competency
- Statutory Ventilation Officer
- Occupational Health & Safety Internal Auditor (ISO 19011)
- SAI Global Lead Auditor
- State Operations Manager
- Certificate in Executive Management and Development and an Advanced Diploma in Underground Coal Mine Management
Lucy Flemming joined Coal Services in August 2010 as Chief Financial Officer
Wayne commenced with Coal Services in July 2019.
Paul Barnicoat joined Coal Services in October 2021 as Chief Financial Officer.
Sheila Krishnan joined Coal Services in May 2022 as Chief Risk Officer.
Mick joined Coal Services in September 2022 as Chief People Officer.
Kirsty has been with Coal Services since 2006 when she commenced as a Registered Nurse with CS Health.
Dean joined Coal Services in February 2018
Lynette joined Coal Services in October 2012 to undertake a review of the CMI Scheme’s premium system
Appointed as the Executive Officer / Company Secretary in August 2023.