Senior Environmental Advisor

Location
Havieron Operation, Australia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 03, 2021
Closes
Jun 02, 2021
Ref
979982
Work Term
Contract
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English
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.

It's an exciting time to be a part of Newcrest.

The 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

The main focus of this role is to provide environmental support to the execution phase of an underground decline project, mining infrastructure area, infrastructure corridor between Havieron and the Telfer mine as well as continued exploration efforts. You will assist the Havieron Project in the development, execution and monitoring of environmental compliance and control requirements, as well as to provide advice with respect to all environmental, sustainability and technical matters.

You will play a key role in coordinating flora-fauna surveys and assist with heritage surveys. Alongwith providing onsite advice in all environmental impacts and issues, this challenging yet rewarding role will see you interface with Telfer with regards to, weeds and seeds, site standards, Newcrest standards and policies.

Previous experience working in the mining industry in the environmental field is essential. A sound knowledge of the statutory environmental requirements and the ability to provide competent advice on these requirements is equally important. You will be structured and well organised with exceptional time management skills and your stakeholder management and interpersonal skills will be impeccable.

You will also have:
  • A Bachelor of Environmental Science or Engineering (Environmental) or equivalent
  • Extensive experience in establishing an environmental management system, environmental risk registers and implementation of controls
  • Experience in both exploration and construction in hard rock mining
  • Experience with managing environmental performance on operating mine, exploration, construction or infrastructure projects
  • Project Management or proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Incident investigation, auditing skills, data analysis and report writing skills


Please note: This is a Fixed-Term Contract until December 2022 that will work on a FIFO (8/6), flying out of Perth.



Our commitment to you

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.

Technology and continuous improvement to our techniques and methodology drive our high-performance culture. Our efficiencies and expertise reduce operating costs and increase production reliability across our portfolio, supporting the financial strength, technical expertise, growth, and competitive returns of our business.

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

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