Environmental Advisor - New Shine Mine Site

Koolan Iron p/l

Mount Gibson Iron is excited to begin recruiting for our new mine site Shine and are seeking an experienced Environmental Advisor to join the team.

  • Help build a brand new mine site in the stunning mid-west region of WA
  • Join a tight knit team with a strong culture where you are more than just a numb
  • Enjoy short travelling times getting too and from site
Environmental Advisor
Mount Gibson Iron Limited is an established independent Australian producer of premium quality direct shipping iron ore (DSO) with assets in the Kimberley and Mid-West regions of Western Australia.
Mount Gibson Iron is excited to be recruiting for our new Mine Site - Shine. Shine is located just 375km northeast of Perth in the Mid-West region of Western Australia.
Here at Mount Gibson, we are committed to investing in your development to help you reach your full potential.  We offer a unique work experience with supportive management and career opportunities. This is achieved through our tight knit team, a great culture on site and a strong leadership team. 
About the role:
We are now seeking to employ an experienced Environmental Advisor at our new Shine Mine Site on a 8/6 (12-hour day) roster. Our FIFO and DIDO rosters will appeal to candidate in either Geraldton or Perth.
Reporting directly to the Environment & Community Superintendent the primary focus of this role is being responsible for assisting in the delivery of the environmental management programs in the Mid-West including monitoring, reporting, training and system development to support environmental compliance of site operations.

Key tasks and responsibilities
  • Fully supporting the Superintendent as requested and as instructed
  • To undertake all activities in a safe manner and in accordance with site safety requirements
  • Assist in the implementation and maintenance of systems and procedures to maintain compliance with environmental approvals and licensing
  • Assist in the preparation and issue of internal approvals (ie ground disturbance permits)
  • Developing and assisting with internal and external environmental reports (ie CAR; AACR; AER)
  • Development and maintenance of environmental management plans, procedures and work instructions
  • Participating in monitoring programs such as water (potable; groundwater; WWTP), flora, fauna and mine site rehabilitation.
  • Implementing and assisting with environmental awareness and training programs
  • As requested, managing consultants and contractors on a day to day basis while they are on site
  • Communicating environmental risks or issues to MGM management
  • Assisting site personnel with the management/control or investigation and reporting of environmental incidents
To be successful in this role, you’ll need:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Science, Engineering and/or Natural Resource Management
  • Current West Australian drivers licence
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • A familiarisation with Western Australian environmental legislation applicable to the mining industry
  • An understanding of mining processes and the subsequent environmental risks and effects
  • Ability to work independently and unsupervised
  • A strong attitude towards working safely and a thorough understanding of working within safety systems
  • Effective planning and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise
  • Attention to detail
  • A background in meeting environmental regulations such as approvals and licensing
  • Ability to collate and prepare a written report

Your career with Mount Gibson Iron:
At Mount Gibson Iron, our values - Safety – Courage – Agility – Integrity – Respect, are at the centre of everything we do and to guide us with the behaviours expected and attitudes of our employees
Including your rewarding career, Mount Gibson Iron Offers:
  • Supportive and Inspiring Management
  • Professional development with on the job training and coaching
  • A respectful and diverse workplace where you will be valued
  • Inclusive environment, where you are encouraged to reach your full potential
  • Onsite gymnasium
  • Financial rewards which are linked to performance reviews and business performance
  • A chance to be a part of a new mine site in the Midwest
We are an Equal Opportunity employer and recognise the strength in diversity. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.
At Mount Gibson “To succeed we do the essential things well”
Shortlisting for this role will commence immediately.
Learn more about Mount Gibson Iron through our Career Page – https://www.mtgibsoniron.com.au/careers-employees/