Operator : Mine Controller

Location: Granny Smith Posted Date: March 21, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 58056 Careermine Job Id: 1839144
Role Details

Gold Fields Australia is currently seeking an Operator: Mine Controller to join their Technical Services department at Granny Smith Mine. This role is offered on an 8 days on 6 days off, 7 nights on 7 days off roster and is Fly in Fly out from Perth.

Reporting to the Supervisor: Mine Control, you will be responsible for contributing to the effective operation of the mine from a control room situation, maximising the hour to hour ore/waste production, improving productivity and compliance to plan in a safe and efficient manner.

Key responsibilities will include;

  • Always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of Granny Smith and ensures that the Vital Behaviours are adhered to at all times
  • Ensure that equipment stoppages and delays are recorded and provide coordination to ensure prompt action by the Shift and Maintenance Supervisors.
  • Daily support to database control and administration of the department
  • Support supervisors and operators in achieving targets and compliance to plan.
  • Produce shift and daily management reports in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Monitor and manage the quality of operations data being captured;
  • Contribute or update procedures and documentation for the right and effective operation of the control room
  • Serve as a central communication personnel for mine production and safety, including emergency events.


Key factors to your success include;
  • Previous experience in a mining environment preferably as dispatch or mine control environment;
  • Experience in data base administration, and data base entry essential
  • Excellent computer skills and experience within PITRAM highly regarded
  • Knowledge of OHS legislative requirements will further strengthen your application.
  • Completion of year 12 secondary education;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Valid WA "C " Class Drivers Licence
  • Senior First Aid is an asset


Interested parties should submit their Curriculum Vitae to: www.goldfields.com.au

Gold Fields Australia is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates