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Open Pit Mine Surveyor
Full Time

Job Overview

Job Overview

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Location: Open Pit sites
Roster: 8:6
Salary includes:

  • Salary;
  • Performance bonus;
  • Residential allowance;
  • Private health cover;
  • Insurance allowance;
  • Gym membership discount;
  • Other benefits.

Residential: Kalgoorlie/Boulder

About Norton Gold Fields
Norton Gold Fields is one of Australia’s largest domestic gold producers, with recent annual production of up to 200,000 ounces. The Company has a mining and processing complex in Western Australia’s world-class Kalgoorlie goldfield region, including a highly prospective tenement package of more than 1,000km² surrounding the 3.8Mtpa Paddington Mill.
Currently, Norton Gold Fields is progressing its expansion of two underground mine sites namely Tuart and Enterprise and various open pit projects such as Federal, Jakarta, Golden Funnel, Rose Dam South and Rose Dam North this year.

Key Duties:

  • Surface Survey Control Network installation and maintenance;
  • Drill and Blast surveys;
  • Ensuring Open Pit and Waste Dump is mined to design with the use of crest pegs, toe pegs, ramp pegs and tbm’s;
  • Ore mark-ups;
  • Geological/Geotechnical structure surveys;
  • EOM volumes;
  • Stockpile surveys and volumes;
  • Prism monitoring;
  • Infrastructure surveys near mine;
  • Water level surveys;
  • Exploration/grade control surveys;
  • Any other duties as required.

The ideal applicant will have:

  • Minimum 2 years survey experience within metalliferous open cut mining;
  • Tertiary qualified Mine Surveyor, working towards an Authorised Mine Surveyor Certificate;
  • Experience within metalliferous underground mining would also be highly regarded;
  • Current unrestricted WA C class licence;
  • Proficiency in Surpac mining software will be highly regarded;
  • Proficiency in the use Trimble survey equipment will be highly regarded;
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software preferable;
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines;
  • Ability to work independently, with a high regard for personal and team safety;
  • Ability to continually review current practices and suggest improvements;
  • Good communication and teamwork skills are essential.

Benefits:

  • Salary, performance bonus, residential allowance, private health cover, insurance allowance, gym membership discount and other benefits;
  • Comprehensive health and wellbeing programs including EAP support;
  • Family friendly roster.

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