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Underground Mine Surveyor


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Join Team KCGM

Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines Pty Ltd (KCGM) is currently seeking an experienced Underground Mine Surveyor to join the Mining - Underground team in Kalgoorlie.

This residential 8:6 rostered position will be responsible for providing surveying services to the Mt Charlotte Underground Operations team.

Key Accountabilities may include:

  • Lead by example in all areas of safety, especially reinforcing safety with all other operators ensuring accurately marked out hazardous areas.
  • Ensure development drill process is continually cyclically supported by: regular development survey memo releases; constant ‘pick-ups’ and the feedback provided to the Jumbo crews and Shift bosses/Foreman.
  • Ensure production drill set-out and mark-ups are continually completed ahead of the planned drilling schedule
  • Carry out end of month process for development and stope reconciliation
  • Monitoring Program: Carry out a program of monitoring on voids, faults, joints, development over break and other areas of interest. Conduct scans on voids in and around the mine where required using appropriate technology.
  • Be involved in weekly and monthly planning process for work task generation.
  • Support the diamond drilling exploration and grade control programs through mark-up and plan generation from Geology.

About KCGM - Locally Owned and Operated

Proudly Western Australian owned, KCGM has been successfully operating the iconic Super Pit and Mt Charlotte underground mine for over 30 years. Our enviable success and global profile in the world’s richest square mile is surpassed only by our exciting future, with a number of significant growth opportunities in our open pit, underground and processing operations.

About Kalgoorlie - The Heart of the Goldfields

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  • Experience in Underground gold mining for a minimum of three (3) years
  • Current Unencumbered Western Australian “C” Class Drivers Licence.
  • Ability to obtain Mine Surveyors’ Certificate Grade One (1).
  • Experience with Surpac Software.
  • Must reside in the Goldfields region, or willing to relocate for this residential role.
  • Current Unencumbered Western Australian “C” Class Drivers Licence.


  • Mine Surveyors’ Certificate Grade One (1).
  • Experience in older underground operations with historic survey data & control via back stations, floor projections.


Why work for us?

With a strong connection to the Kalgoorlie-Boulder community, KCGM offers you unparalleled opportunities to forge a career in the resource industry whilst enjoying the relative ease of living in a thriving regional city. Your dynamic, actioned-oriented days at KCGM will be immediately replaced by the comforts of home, friends and family just minutes from work, with all the facilities you would expect in larger metropolitan centres.

KCGM encourages a diverse and inclusive culture where all people can achieve and contribute to their greatest potential. We offer competitive salary packages. Joining the KCGM team also means you are eligible for our industry leading Parental Leave entitlements, and Reward and Recognition programs.

Job details
Date posted
4 Feb 2021
Mining & Energy
Base pay
$125,000 - $140,000
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Private Business
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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