MES is currently seeking Open-pit Mine Surveyors 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. 


  • Tertiary Qualifications in Mine Surveying (Diploma or higher)
  • Familiar with Trimble and DJI drones
  • Remote piolet License (Multi-Rotor preferred)
  • Agisoft and Global Mapper experience (not essential)
  • Competent with Deswik or Surpac
  • Demonstrate commitment to safety and teamwork
  • Good communication skills
  • WA C Class manual drivers license 
  • Must be domiciled and eligible to work in Australia (without requiring sponsorship) to be considered
  • Interstate candidates must identify their availability to relocate to undertake this role until restrictions are lifted

Position Duties:

  • Maintain survey control
  • Toe crest markup
  • Batter checks
  • Ramp setout
  • Blast boundary setout
  • TBM’s
  • Grade control setout
  • Ore markup
  • Exploration drill setout
  • Miscellaneous project work
  • Installing new prisms for highwall and berm monitoring where required
  • Weekly monitoring and movement analysis of prism observations using Trimble 4D
  • Post blast volume calculations
  • Pit pickup (RTK GPS or Aerial Flyover Data)
  • End of Month stockpile surveys and report
1 year experience as an open pit mine surveyor (Ideally gold)
Current Status
Duty Roster
FIFO Perth - 8:6
Salary Range
Competitive rate