After an impressive debut in 2013, the Tropicana gold mine has consistently achieved or beaten performance targets. 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 a Resource Development Geologist to join our Brownfields exploration team. Accountable to the Senior Resource Development Geologist and working within the Tropicana-based Brownfields exploration team, this is a permanent role, working fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) on an 8/6 roster out of Perth or Kalgoorlie, working 12 hour days.
The main accountability of the role is to assist in the resource development programme at Tropicana Gold Mine (and satellite deposits) to achieve outcomes that both increase and de-risk resources. The role will involve ~60% drill rig management and geological logging and ~40% project and interpretive work.
The main tasks of the role include but are not limited to:
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.