Owned by AngloGold Ashanti Australia Ltd (70% and manager) and Independence Group NL (30%), Tropicana produces approximately 480,000 ounces annually. After an impressive performance as an open-pit mine since 2013, Tropicana has commenced underground operations at Boston Shaker. A rare opportunity exists for suitably qualified individuals to play a key role in the ramp-up of this mine. With an initial underground mine life of over 7 years and a production rate of 1.2mtpa, the mine offers the potential to work with a gold mining major on a stable and well-managed project.
We are now seeking a motivated Production Assistant to join our mine geology team at Tropicana on a site-based 8/6 fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) roster from Perth. Graduate geologists are encouraged to apply.
Reporting to the senior mine geologist, the purpose of the role is to assist the mine geologists with all aspects of underground and/or open-pit production activities, including grade control, data validation, liaising with contractors, inspection and monitoring of mining activities.
The main tasks of the roles include:
The ideal candidate will possess:
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.