Procedure Writing Specialist - Underground Development Expansion

Location: Cadia Valley Operations NSW Posted Date: September 11, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 978300(RPO PC23) Careermine Job Id: 1801467
Challenge yourself

It’s an exciting time to be a part of Newcrest’s journey to building Australia’s largest and most technically advanced block cave.

We’re building our mining development expertise for our panel caving expansion works for phase three to extend our vision of a 50-year mine life for Cadia.

We’re turning tough deposits into tier one assets with our extensive experience in block caving, using selective processing skills to push boundaries and discover new growth opportunities.

Cadia is leading the world in developing the next generation of block caving - undercutless caving.

Operations near and far

With residential opportunity available at our operation which are located just outside of Orange, NSW. We offer a unique opportunity for employees and their families to enjoy a mining career all whilst living in a major regional centre only three hours away from Sydney, NSW.

Who we’re looking for

Working within a dedicated team, you will be responsible for the creation and implementation of key procedures required for the successful and safe Engineering processes involved with the project. . The current roster for this role will be 5 days on, 2 days off (Mon- Fri) and be residential.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Developing and maintaining accurate, accessible and easy-to-read Safe-Work Procedure documents and multi-media
  • Working alongside subject matter experts to ensure documents and communications meet all requirements.
  • Adding visual information (flowcharts, photos, videos etc.)
  • Development of new and improvement of existing training material relating to hard rock development mining
  • Extracting the information needed from subject matter experts, existing material, etc.


We are looking for qualified, safety focused and team-oriented individuals who have:
  • Experience in writing HSE and operational material for the mining industry or in a training specialist capacity, where procedure delivery is a key part of your role
  • Knowledge and experience in change management when rolling out new programs and standards
  • Advanced training in content management or single-sourcing software tools
  • Good general knowledge of health and safety processes, including risk management, incident management, contractor management, governance and auditing and regulatory reporting requirements
  • Excellent verbal, written and consultative communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail; ability to prioritise and manage tasks in a team environment


Our commitment to you

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.

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.

For more information on one or more of the above opportunities, please apply here today. Please note that successful applicants will be required to undertake probity checks.

Cadia Valley Operations is committed to a smoke free work environment by 1 January 2020.

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