MES is currently seeking a Pit Technician to join a mid-tier gold mining company.

The company is a high-margin gold producer and explorer with over a decade of consistent production and reserve growth, underpinned by continued exploration success and targeted acquisitions. The large, long-life gold mining operation consists of three open cut and underground mining centres. In recent discoveries, the potential exists for a new satellite mine to open and an underground opportunity at one of their current open pit operation. 

Requirements:

  • Current Manual "C" class drivers Licence 
  • Forklift Ticket
  • National Police Check (valid within the last 12 months)

Position Duties:

  • Monitoring ore excavation, communicating with mining contractor to ensure ore is mined efficiently, including alternate swings on nightshift
  • Marking up ore blocks
  • Grade control drilling sampling and supervision
  • Accurate collection and reporting of production data
  • Assisting with diamond core preparation and processing
Experience
12 months experience as a Pit Technician, preferably in the gold mining industry
Current Status
OPEN
Duration
Contract to Permanent
Duty Roster
FIFO - Perth 2:1