Production Engineer - Underground Mining

Dacian Gold

Underground Mining Engineer: Exciting opportunity to be part of a growing company at a fast paced gold mining operation. FIFO ex Perth, WA

  • Dacian Gold - Mt Morgans Gold Operation
  • Lifestyle friendly 8/6 roster FIFO from Perth, WA
  • Modern Village with WIFI and mobile range
The Company
Dacian Gold Limited (ASX:DCN) is an Australian mid-tier gold producer, operating its’ 100% owned Mt Morgans Gold Operation located near Laverton in Western Australia.

During 2018, Dacian poured its’ first gold bar from the newly constructed 2.5Mtpa CIL treatment plant following establishment of underground mining operations at Westralia and open pit mining operations at Jupiter during the preceding year.

The Mt Morgans operation is underpinned by a significant Mineral Resource base of 3.5Moz and Ore Reserve of 1.4Moz, providing for a current mine life of +8 years.  Organic growth is anticipated through continued near-mine and regional exploration over the large Mt Morgans tenement package, located within the world-class +30Moz Laverton goldfields region.

Employment with Dacian provides the opportunity to be part of a dynamic, growing company where you can have direct influence on its success.
The Role
Dacian Gold is seeking to employ an experienced Underground Production Mining Engineer with production and short term planning experience to join our underground mining team. 

This role is offered on 8 days on, 6 days off Fly In Fly Out roster from Perth.  Salary packaging of flight costs is available for interstate employees.

Reporting directly to the Manager of Underground Mining, this role will perform a production focused role for the underground mining activities at Mt Morgans.
The Person
We are looking for an experienced Underground Mining Engineer who is highly motivated and enjoys working alongside likeminded professionals as part of a small, cohesive and highly efficient mining team.
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following qualifications and experience;

  • Tertiary qualification in Mining Engineering;
  • Completion or evidence of progress towards achieving the WA First Class Mine Managers Certificate of Competency (highly regarded);
  • Post graduate experience in an operational underground mining environment;
  • Excellent understanding of the Mine Safety and Inspection Act & Regulations;
  • Competent skills using mine design, planning and scheduling software, (Deswik will be highly regarded);
  • The ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with Dacian’s technical teams and Mining contractor;
  • Driver’s license (C Class, manual car minimum).

Please note:  We respectfully request that there are no approaches from recruitment agencies in relation to this role.  We will be accepting applications and enquiries from direct applicants only.