Mining Superintendent & Alternate UG Manager

Havieron Operation, WA, Australia
Sep 11, 2020
Oct 11, 2020
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Explore the unknown

Newcrest is committed to building a diverse workforce. Our strategic focus is on gender diversity and diversity to reflect the communities in which we operate. Creating an inclusive culture will enable us to leverage the richness of cultures across our workforce and the capability of our diverse employees to get better business outcomes.

Our technical expertise is something we are quietly proud of. Through our investment in research and development, we have advanced the technical development of our mining methods, achieving operational efficiencies. Whether you are part of our offices, or at one of our sites near or far, you will find so much more than you expect.

Our exciting Havieron Project

The Havieron Project has enjoyed exploration success over the past year and is rapidly approaching the delivery of an initial resource. The Havieron Project is the primary target of the Newcrest-operated earn-in with Greatland Gold and forms a key driver of Newcrest's growth strategy. The Project is located in the Paterson Province, Western Australia, approximately 45km east of Newcrest's 100%-owned Telfer mine .

Who we're looking for

We are seeking a highly collaborative leader to provide operational direction to the work teams ensuring our resources, capacity and our capability are aligned to the work plans. You will be safety focused, team oriented, enjoy continuous improvement and be willing to strive for results. Relationship building, drive and strategic thinking are second nature to you.

You will play a key role in establishing the Havieron Project for underground mine development from the later stages of the box-cut construction through to the commencement of the exploration decline.

You'll assist in the development of an underground mining team capable of leading the next stages of mining at Havieron and show demonstrated experience managing underground contractors as well as all aspects of an underground mine. You'll have;
  • A tertiary engineering qualification (mining or similar)
  • A Western Australia first class mine manager's certificate of competency
  • A background in underground mine development and mining
  • Contractor Management essential as well as Drill and blast experience
  • Tunnelling/road header experience will be advantageous

A firm focus will be on teamwork and fostering the development of a team. We are looking for a strong communicator and influencer and someone who is familiar with working in a highly collaborative environment with a strong emphasis on innovation and best practise.

Our commitment to you

Look around and you'll discover opportunities to explore different pathways. Supported by development programs and guided by our leaders, you'll learn and grow in your time with us.

Keeping our people safe and healthy is our most important asset. Our commitment to safety, health and wellbeing is supported by systems and standards that embed our safety culture.

At this stage, we are not accepting any external agency CVs for the opportunity.

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