Graduate Mining Engineer

AngloGold Ashanti Australia

Location: Australia

Job Type: Full time


Go for Gold!

Join AngloGold Ashanti and make Gold a part of your Story. A story of exploring, mining, and processing one of the world’s rarest and most sought-after metals. Gold revolutionises and shapes the way in which society functions - come and be a part of our team, a team committed to building a better future.

About us

At AngloGold Ashanti, we pride ourselves on having a collaborative workplace that is focused on providing a safe and inclusive environment for all. We want to create an environment where people feel comfortable bringing their whole, authentic self to work and feel safe, respected, and valued while doing so.

AngloGold Ashanti is one of the world's largest gold producers, with operations and projects spanning across four continents. Our globally diverse, world-class portfolio is supported by focused exploration in the established and new gold producing regions of the world. We offer a working environment that allows every employee to contribute, learn and flourish.

In Australia, we own and manage the Sunrise Dam Gold Mine and the Tropicana Gold Mine (70% AGA owned and 30% Regis Resources). These are two of Western Australia’s premier gold operations, with ongoing investment and exploration taking place across both open pit and underground operations at each site.

Our Mining Engineering Programme
The AGAA Mining Graduate Programme is a two-year, structured programme based on best practices within the Mining discipline and provides the opportunity of a permanent career. Opportunities are available to work at both our open pit and underground operations, and development is geared towards qualification for a First Class Mine Manager’s Certificate or a Quarry Manager’s Certificate.

Our Graduate Programme is underpinned by a tailored competency framework that matches your career interests and aligns with real work and business opportunities. As a graduate you develop your technical capability whilst also developing as a leader through professional training.

Graduates are based at one of our two Australian operations, Sunrise Dam or Tropicana Gold Mine, located in the north-eastern goldfields of Western Australia. These opportunities are FIFO from Perth or Kalgoorlie, giving you the chance to support and contribute to a thriving local community.

About you:

  • On a path to complete or studying towards completing a tertiary qualification in the relevant discipline, due to graduate by the end of this year
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Analytical and open minded with a creative and collaborative approach to problem solving
  • A self-starter with the ability to work autonomously
  • Australian working rights
  • A valid Australian manual driver's license

How to apply:

Please submit your online application by attaching your current:

  • CV/Resume
  • Academic transcript

Candidates who are based Interstate or in New Zealand are encouraged to apply, assistance with relocation expenses can be offered.

*Please note applications close 16th April 2023

Culture and Benefits

Our workplace demonstrates dignity and respect for each other, we offer challenging work, highly competitive remuneration that is regularly adjusted to market conditions and career development opportunities. At AGAA we consider learning as a shared responsibility and your personal development is important to us. Your new benefits will include:

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Opportunity to work for an endorsed WORK180 employer
  • Generous Paid parental leave policy
  • Access to our industry-leading Wellness Program
  • Active committees driving Diversity & Inclusion
  • Top Tier Private Health Insurance for you and your family
  • Performance Bonus and Incentive Program
  • Salary sacrifice options

Our full list of benefits and why we are recognised as an Endorsed Employer for Women by WORK180 can be seen on the WORK180 website.

Recruitment Agency approaches and referrals will not be accepted for this role, all interested candidates must apply directly to be considered for any role advertised by AngloGold Ashanti Australia.

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