Gruyere Gold Mine, a Gold Fields and Gold Road Resources Joint Venture (50/50) located in the Yamarna Greenstone Belt in Western Australia. This newly constructed mine site is one of Australia’s largest and lowest cost gold mining operations boasting a plant production of 300,000+ ounces per annum with an enviable production profile of more than 10 years.
Reporting to the Mining Manager, you will be responsible for quality execution and delivery of the mining plan in all mining areas. Directing mining operations to safely achieve Business Plan requirements. Contribute directly to the achievement of operational goals through ensuring effective execution of the mine plan, and maintenance of operational and regulatory standards throughout all mining areas.
This role is offered on an 8 days on 6 days off roster and is Fly in Fly out from Perth.
As an employee at Gold Fields, we expect all levels of employees to act in a manner that seeks to align and enhance the values, safety culture and performance of Gold Fields to create enduring value beyond mining.
Site Allowance & Private Health Insurance Allowance
Virgin Velocity reward points
Continual training and the ability to expand your career
Annual salary review
About the role:
Manage the daily, weekly, and monthly activities of the department to ensure that plans are effective, compliance is achieved, costs are minimised, and the operating and capital budgets are achieved in the identified KPIs;
Support, direct and influence mine operations to achieve operational effectiveness and ensure safety standards in line with mining regulations.
Overview of mining contract performance, assessing monthly claims for queries and issues.
Conduct, lead and participate in safety investigations, risk assessments, inspections, reviews, and audits.
Ensuring weekly/monthly ore and waste delivery targets are achieved.
Creation of monthly accrual for primary contractor aligned with daily review of dayworks claims and mining activities.
Contribute and maintain the production planning process.
Preparation & management of department budgets and forecasts ensuring that all operational and capital needs are adequately catered for.
Engage team for technical and operational knowledge (Contractor and owners’ teams) to overcome challenges and optimise the process to ensure delivery in line with the plan.
Project management and ensuring delivery of ancillary tasks to support operational delivery.
Unrestricted WA Quarry Manager’s Certificate and familiarity with Australian mining regulations.
Bachelor of Engineer Mining (preferable)
Demonstrated open cut mining experience in a similar leadership position
Exposure to contract mining environments and a variety of commodities, styles of mineralisation and scales and application of mining
Willing to learn and develop within a dynamic working environment
Applications can be submitted via: https://careers.goldfields.com/Australia
We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.