District Geologist - Western Australia

Job no: 976916
Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: Telfer Operation - WA


With a strong growth agenda Newcrest is building the capacity and capability of its Exploration team. With a history of success, we have a range of world class deposits. You will have the chance to work in the field across Australis, Asia, Pacific, The Americas or Africa. You will work with leaders passionate about making discoveries across ore bodies, all of which will broaden your experience to fast track your career.

As an experienced District Geologist, you will commence your career at Newcrest with our Telfer Operation as part of our Global Exploration team. You will lead the company’s exploration activities within the Telfer near mine and surrounding exploration tenement package, designing and delivering the exploration strategy.

We are looking for highly motivated geologist who has strong brownfield experience (+10 years) and has been part of a discovery.

This role will be offered on a 14 days on, 7 days off roster.


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

As a highly motivated self-starter you will be driven by making discoveries and spending time in the field. With a creative and inquisitive mind, you will recognise patterns of appealing ore bodies, whilst backing yourself and showing a willingness to take educated risks. With relevant tertiary qualifications, excellent stakeholder management, communication and influencing skills you will have a track record of generating and delivering on exploration projects.

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.

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

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