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UNDERGROUND MANAGER

Advertiser: Norton Gold Fields3.3 out of 53.3 overall rating (13 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
10 Aug 2019
Location
Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Operations

UNDERGROUND MANAGER

Norton Gold Fields Limited (Norton or "the Company") is one of Australia's largest domestic gold producers, with recent annual production of upto 200,000 ounces. The Company has a mining and processing complex in Western Australia's world-class Kalgoorlie gold region, including a highly prospective tenement package of over 1,000km² surrounding the 3.8Mtpa Paddington Mill.

LOCATION: Underground

Roster: 5:2

Norton Gold Fields is seeking an experienced and qualified Underground Manager or a Senior Engineer ready to take on the challenge and lead the Underground team, based in Kalgoorlie. Reporting to the General Manager - Operations, this role is responsible for the safety and efficiency of the underground mining operations which results in the delivery of high grade ore to the mill in accordance with the agreed mine plans, schedules and budgets.

The Key Tasks of the role include:

  • Be accountable for all areas of Mine Safety
  • Manage underground mine operations to ensure operational and financial performance targets are met
  • Identifying and following up opportunities to continuously improve underground mining operations
  • Negotiate and ensure development contracts deliver the best business result for Norton
  • Development and ownership of the underground Life of Mine Plan (LOM)
  • Underground mine planning that enables the resource to be exploited to maximise business performance as per the LOM
  • Mine scheduling for input into the approved monthly and annual Mine Plan (subset of LOM) that makes best use of men & equipment, optimises target output & minimises unit costs
  • Provision of general technical support for production areas to assist in overcoming specific identified problem areas as well as designing and implementing continuous improvement initiatives and ensuring their successful implementation
  • Establish/maintain a business outcome focussed culture that makes Norton a safe and professional place to work and in particular the underground operations.

Benefits working with Norton at their Paddington Operations:

  • Residential roles and lifestyle friendly rosters which affords the opportunity to balance family, work and community.
  • Competitive salary, rewarding your skills and experience.
  • Private health insurance allowance 
  • D and TPD insurance allowance
  • Salary sacrificing options for housing, motor vehicles and superannuation.
  • Discounted Corporate Gym memberships with several local fitness centres.

How to Apply

Please forward your application to recruitment@padgold.com.au 

Norton Gold Fields Limited promotes diversity in our workforce and encourages all applicants, including women, indigenous and multi-cultural backgrounds to apply.

Please note that when you apply, you agree for Norton to conduct police verification check on you.

Norton Gold Fields Limited reserves the right to commence recruitment proceedings prior to the closing date, unsolicited CV's from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Norton Gold Fields Limited (Norton or "the Company") is one of Australia's largest domestic gold producers, with annual production of more than 178,000 ounces. The Company has a mining and processing complex in Western Australia's world-class Kalgoorlie gold region, including a highly prospective tenement package of 1,092km² surrounding the 3.3Mtpa Paddington Mill.

Norton is well positioned in growing the business with the strong support from its parent company Zijin Mining Group Co., Limited.

 

LOCATION: Underground

Roster: 5:2

Norton Gold Fields is seeking an experienced and qualified Underground Manager or a Senior Engineer ready to take on the challenge and lead the Underground team, based in Kalgoorlie. Reporting to the General Manager - Operations, this role is responsible for the safety and efficiency of the underground mining operations which results in the delivery of high grade ore to the mill in accordance with the agreed mine plans, schedules and budgets.

The Key Tasks of the role include:

  • Be accountable for all areas of Mine Safety
  • Manage underground mine operations to ensure operational and financial performance targets are met
  • Identifying and following up opportunities to continuously improve underground mining operations
  • Negotiate and ensure development contracts deliver the best business result for Norton
  • Development and ownership of the underground Life of Mine Plan (LOM)
  • Underground mine planning that enables the resource to be exploited to maximise business performance as per the LOM
  • Mine scheduling for input into the approved monthly and annual Mine Plan (subset of LOM) that makes best use of men & equipment, optimises target output & minimises unit costs
  • Provision of general technical support for production areas to assist in overcoming specific identified problem areas as well as designing and implementing continuous improvement initiatives and ensuring their successful implementation
  • Establish/maintain a business outcome focussed culture that makes Norton a safe and professional place to work and in particular the underground operations.

Benefits working with Norton at their Paddington Operations:

  • Residential roles and lifestyle friendly rosters which affords the opportunity to balance family, work and community.
  • Competitive salary, rewarding your skills and experience.
  • Private health insurance allowance 
  • D and TPD insurance allowance
  • Salary sacrificing options for housing, motor vehicles and superannuation.
  • Discounted Corporate Gym memberships with several local fitness centres.

How to Apply

Please forward your application to recruitment@padgold.com.au 

Norton Gold Fields Limited promotes diversity in our workforce and encourages all applicants, including women, indigenous and multi-cultural backgrounds to apply.

Please note that when you apply, you agree for Norton to conduct police verification check on you.

Norton Gold Fields Limited reserves the right to commence recruitment proceedings prior to the closing date, unsolicited CV's from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Norton Gold Fields Limited (Norton or "the Company") is one of Australia's largest domestic gold producers, with annual production of more than 178,000 ounces. The Company has a mining and processing complex in Western Australia's world-class Kalgoorlie gold region, including a highly prospective tenement package of 1,092km² surrounding the 3.3Mtpa Paddington Mill.

Norton is well positioned in growing the business with the strong support from its parent company Zijin Mining Group Co., Limited.

 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?

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