Located in the Laverton region, AngloGold Ashanti Australia’s Sunrise Dam is one of Western Australia’s premier gold operations. In late 2020 a new satellite open pit was approved (Golden Delicious) which will supplement the large-scale underground operation that employs more than 650 people and produces approximately 260,000 ounces of gold per annum. Ongoing investment in underground and regional exploration at Sunrise Dam has extended the mine life to 2031, with the opportunity for further extensions. Operating on an attractive 8/6 (or variant thereof) fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) roster, Sunrise Dam boasts excellent accommodation and facilities.
We are now seeking a Mining Systems Specialist to support the company’s underground fleet management system (FMS), and provide expertise around reporting and data analysis.
Reporting to the Mining Systems Superintendent this position will be the subject matter expert for the FMS. As part of the mining systems team, you will have a leading role in the support and configuration of the FMS, developing the skills of operational personnel, managing vendor support, and coordinating AngloGold IT and OT technical support. A key aspect of the role will be driving the adoption and change management associated with the FMS implementation across the AngloGold workforce and multiple underground contractors.
The applicant must have excellent interpersonal skills, problem-solving ability, good technical aptitude and the ability to learn on the job. The role is 4/3 fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) roster from Perth. Occasional extended rosters and work in the AngloGold Perth office will be required.
This role is accountable for data and system integration and overall FMS reliability and support.
The main tasks of the role include:
The ideal candidate will possess:
Applicants with the following will be held in high regard:
This is an excellent opportunity that offers a competitive remuneration package, challenging work and career development prospects within a global mining company. To be successful in this role you will also need to share AngloGold Ashanti’s values and its commitment to safety and the environment.
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 role advertised by AngloGold Ashanti Australia.