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Mine Production Superintendent
Full Time

Job Overview

Job Overview

  • CategoryOperations
  • Date Posted:
  • Job Title: Mine Production Superintendent
  • Salary: Will be discussed directly with the successful applicant.
  • Important Information: 8/6 FIFO ex Perth roster, permanent full time opportunity, excellent benefits and bonus scheme in place.
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Gruyere Gold Mine, a Gold Fields and Gold Road Resources Joint Venture (50/50) located in the Yamarna Greenstone Belt in Western Australia. This newly constructed Mine Site boasts a plant production of 300,000+ ounces per annum with an enviable production profile in excess of 10 years. Making it one of Australia’s largest and lowest cost gold mining operations.

Role Details:

Reporting to the Mining Manager, you will be responsible for quality execution and delivery of the mining plan in all mining areas. Directing mining operations to safely achieve Business Plan requirements. Contribute directly to the achievement of operational goals through ensuring effective execution of the mine plan, and maintenance of operational standards throughout all mining areas.

As an employee at Gold Fields, we expect all levels of employees to always act in a manner that seeks to align and enhance the values, safety culture and performance of Gold Fields.

This role is offered on an 8 days on 6 days off roster and is fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) from Perth.

Benefits include
Gold Fields has a vast array of benefits including:

  •  6% site allowance;
  • Annual salary review;
  • Virgin Velocity reward points;
  • Gruyere has an 11-year mine life currently with continued exploration to extend;
  • Short term and long-term bonus incentives;
  • Private health insurance allowance;
  • Educational assistance.

Duties of the role:

  • Conduct, lead and participate in safety investigations, risk assessments, inspections, reviews and audits;
  • Manage the daily, weekly and monthly activities of the department to ensure that plans are effective, compliance is achieved, costs are minimised and the operating and capital budgets are achieved in the identified KPIs;
  • Overview of mining contract performance, assessing monthly claims for queries and issues;
  • Creation of monthly accrual for primary contractor aligned with daily review of daywork claims and mining activities;
  • Preparation and management of department budgets and forecasts ensuring that all operational and capital needs are adequately catered for;
  • Ensure all infrastructure, plant and equipment are purchased, maintained, operated and decommissioned in accordance with all relevant Gold Fields Critical Hazards Standards (CHS) and legislative requirements;
  • Engage team for technical and operational knowledge (Contractor and owners’ teams) to overcome challenges and optimise the process to ensure delivery in line with the plan;
  • Project management and ensuring delivery of ancillary tasks to support operational delivery.

About You

You will have:

  • WA Quarry Manager’s Certificate and familiarity with Australian mining regulations;
  • Bachelor of Engineering Mining;
  • Proven open-cut mining experience in a similar leadership position;
  • Exposure to contract mining environments and a variety of commodities, styles of mineralization and scales and application of mining.

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We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.

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