Supervisor : Underground Production

Location: Granny Smith Posted Date: July 4, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 57305 Careermine Job Id: 1783786
Role Details

Gold Fields Australia is currently seeking a Supervisor: Underground Production to join their Mining department at Granny Smith Gold Mine. This role is offered on 8 days on, 6 days off, 7 nights on, 7 days off roster and is FIFO from Perth.

Reporting to the Underground Production Mine Foreman, you will be responsible for the supervision of mining operators to ensure the shift operates in a safe and efficient manner complying with all the policies and procedures and meeting the set production targets.

Key responsibilities will include;
  • Always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of GFA and ensures that the Vital Behaviours are adhered to at all times
  • Provide effective and strong leadership for the development of the crew.
  • Monitor progress of assigned tasks and address any issues.
  • Identify and prioritise improvement opportunities and formulate alternatives to systems and methods.
  • Assist the Underground Manager with implementation of change management initiatives and other projects.
  • Liaise with Foreman regarding operating parameters and technical issues in relation to mining operation and communicate to relevant operators.
  • Ensure your crews have clearly defined accountabilities, roles and development plans.
  • Assist with planning of projects, and supervision of Business Partners.

Key factors to your success include;
  • Western Australian Underground Supervisors Certificate of Competency.
  • Proven extensive experience in underground mechanized mining.
  • Previous supervisory experience, preferably within a gold mining environment.
  • Demonstrated planning and forecasting knowledge.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience in using Microsoft Office & mining software including SAP and INX.
  • Current WA Dangerous Goods Card, Working at Heights and Confined Spaces (desirable).
  • Valid WA "C" Driver's License.
  • National Police Clearance is essential.
  • Apply First Aid certificate.

Interested parties should submit a detailed curriculum vitae to:

Gold Fields is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment. We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from Female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.