After an impressive debut in 2013, the Tropicana gold mine has consistently achieved or beaten performance targets. Owned by AngloGold Ashanti Australia Ltd (70% and manager) and Independence Group NL (30%), this large-scale, modern open-pit 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 motivated Senior Underground Geotechnical Engineer to join our mining team at Tropicana on a site-based 8/6 fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) roster from Perth.
Reporting to the Geotechnical Superintendent, this role is responsible for actively supporting all geotechnical aspects of the underground operations including geotechnical and monitoring data collection, evaluation and interpretation of geotechnical design, and providing timely recommendations.
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 that offers a competitive remuneration package, challenging work and career development prospects within a global mining company.
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.