Production Employee - Shovel Operator
Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines Pty Ltd (KCGM) is currently seeking an experienced Shovel Operator for the Mining Department at the Superpit. This is a residential role on a 7/7 roster, working 12.5 hour shifts.
KCGM is a joint venture between Newmont Australia and Barrick Gold Corporation.
The successful candidate will be responsible for effectively and safely operating a Komatsu PC8000 shovel, as well as other mobile plant as directed, to ensure targets outlined in the Open Pit mining schedule are achieved in a safe and timely manner.
- Minimum five (5) years all round open pit ancillary operating experience
- Minimum two (2) years shovel (five hundred (500) tonnes) operating experience, for example, Komatsu PC8000
- Strong commitment to safety and a continuous improvement culture
- Must reside locally in the Goldfields region
- National Police Clearance (valid within last 12 months)
- Current Unencumbered Western Australian “C” Class Driver’s Licence.
We offer competitive salary packages including 10% superannuation and a health allowance. Joining the KCGM team also means that you are eligible for our performance and Quarterly Incentive Compensation Plan.
Career development and talent capability is supported by Newmont Australia; Newmont is one of the world’s largest gold producers with significant assets in North and South America, Africa, and Australia. Newmont is the largest gold producer in Australia, with operations located in Western Australia and the Northern Territory.
Kalgoorlie-Boulder has a vibrant community, and KCGM is proud to support the region as a residential mine site. There are a variety of excellent schooling, sporting and outdoor activities. KCGM have an active and inclusive Social Club.
KCGM encourages a diverse and inclusive culture where all people can achieve and contribute to their greatest potential. We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respect their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.