Senior Mining Engineer

Job no: 976833
Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: Telfer Operation - WA


We are currently seeking a Senior Mining Engineer to work at our Telfer mine in Western Australia, to provide operational support to the underground mine through the provision of medium term planning support (planning, designs, documentation and scheduling support). Reporting directly to our Technical Services Superintendent, your duties may include: 

  • Provide input into the long term mine design process
  • Assist in the design, completion and signoff of development design changes and POI’s
  • Discuss and resolve any issues related to the implementation of planning work
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant standards, procedures and statutory requirements
  • Ensuring mine design and tactical planning are aligned with the Business Plan
  • Monitoring changing demands and emerging opportunities against the Business Plan

This is a permanent position that will work a FIFO (8/6) roster. Point of Hire is Perth. 


Located in the Great Sandy Desert in Western Australia, Telfer is a fly in out fly out operation from Perth which recognises the importance of work-life balance.  Our comfortable, well furnished rooms include Foxtel and DVD players, and our site offers quality food with healthy options, medical care, sporting and recreation activities. Families are welcomed several times a year to open days. 

About You 

Our ideal candidate will be a tertiary qualified Mining Engineer with solid experience working within underground environments. Experience and knowledge of Surpac and Deswik will stand you in good stead. Previous experience of managing teams will be beneficial. Finally, candidates holding a Western Australian First Class Mine Managers certificate will be viewed favourably. 

About Us 

Newcrest is the largest gold producer listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and one of the world's largest gold mining companies. Our people work together across locations in Australia, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Indonesia and Côte d'Ivoire and in every location, our people live our values and share our vision of being the Miner of Choice™. We're committed to supporting a safe, diverse and inclusive culture where our talents and differences are valued. If you're looking for a rewarding career that offers world-class opportunities, talk with us. 

It's an exciting time to be a part of Newcrest. 

Please note we may consider applications on an ongoing basis and therefore encourage you to apply at your earliest opportunity.

Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time

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