After an impressive debut in 2013, the Tropicana gold mine has consistently achieved or beaten performance targets. Owned by AngloGold Ashanti Australia Ltd (70% and manager) and IGO Ltd (30%), this large-scale, modern gold operation has been one of the most significant Australian gold discoveries of the last decade.
Tropicana has now established itself as an industry leader in operational excellence, offering an attractive working environment and contemporary accommodation and facilities.
We are now seeking an experienced Mine Geologist to join our Open Pit Mine Geology team at Tropicana on a site-based 8/6 fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) roster from Perth.
Accountable to the Senior Geologist: Mine Geology, this role is responsible for undertaking all aspects of open-pit production activities, including grade control, data validation, liaising with contractors, inspection and monitoring of mining activities; and ensuring the short term planning targets are met.
The main tasks of the roles include:
The ideal candidate will possess:
To be successful in this role you will also need to share AngloGold Ashanti’s values and its commitment to safety and the environment.
This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a global mining organisation that values its employees and promotes a diverse and inclusive culture.
As well as offering a competitive remuneration package, challenging work and career development prospects we also offer all our permanent employees (and their direct family members) fully paid for private health cover, free annual flu vaccinations, professional memberships, paid parental leave.
We also have a number of active committees and programs that support our employees from a diversity and inclusion, health and wellbeing, and career development perspective.
Recruitment Agency approaches and referrals will not be accepted for this role, all interested candidates must apply directly to be considered for any vacancy advertised by AngloGold Ashanti Australia.