Engineer - Project Delivery

Gold Fields

Location: Laverton

Job Type: Full time


Gold Fields is a globally diversified gold producer with nine operating mines in Australia, Peru, South Africa and West Africa (including the Asanko JV), as well as one project in Chile

Gold Fields' mining assets in the Australia region (GFA) include a 100% interest in the St Ives, Agnew and Granny Smith mines and a 50:50 interest in the Gruyere JV project with Gold Road Resources.

Gruyere Gold Mine, a Gold Fields and Gold Road Resources Joint Venture (50/50) located in the Yamarna Greenstone Belt in Western Australia. This newly constructed mine site is one of Australia’s largest and lowest cost gold mining operations boasting a plant production of 300,000+ ounces per annum with an enviable production profile in excess of 10 years.

Role Details:

Reporting to the Superintendent: Projects, you will be responsible for the effective management of civil, mechanical and infrastructure projects from concept to close out ensuring safe delivery, within procurement, budget, quality, and schedule requirements. You will be required to manage construction contractors, engineering resources and other internal and external stakeholder requirements.

As an employee at Gold Fields, we expect all levels of employees to act in a manner that seeks to align and enhance the Gold Fields Way values, safety culture and performance with the purpose of creating enduring value beyond mining.

This role is offered on 8 days on 6 days off roster and is Fly in Fly out from Perth or Drive in Drive out from the Goldfields region.

Benefits include:

  • 6% Site Allowance & Private Health Insurance Allowance

  • Quarterly Bonus Scheme

  • Salary sacrifice options

  • Increased leave entitlements for annual leave, paid primary and secondary parental leave

  • Employee referral program - $10,000 per successful referral!

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Long service leave pro rata after 5 years of continuous service

  • Paid family and domestic violence leave

  • Educational assistance

About the role:

  • Work with the Internal Stakeholders to facilitate project initiation and justification

  • Project Management of assigned capital projects in the process plant and surface infrastructure

  • Manage project lifecycle through concept, feasibility, delivery and close-out.

  • Implement monitoring and control processes managing schedule, costs, issues, risks, and changes

  • Develop project scope and project execution / management plan

  • Identify Stakeholders and manage interactions

  • Handle technical queries and design requirements for project scope

  • Support the management of commercial arrangements and relationships between Gold Fields and suppliers.

About you:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

  • Displayed experience in mining, mechanical or civil operations in a similar role with good understanding of technologies and equipment

  • Post graduate qualification in business or project management would be highly regarded

  • Demonstrated level of competency in relevant software applications including Microsoft Office and SAP

  • Ability to conceptualise project scope and to translate the scope into work packages with associated cost and schedule requirements.

Applications can be submitted via:

Gold Fields is committed to achieving an inclusive workforce. We recognise that the diverse talent of our people will ultimately determine our growth, performance and success. We strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.

At Gold Fields we work together as a team to deliver excellent results and take pride in what we do. We actively seek input from others and truly believe that diverse views improve the quality of our work. We work hard, so when the business achieves its goals, employees can share in better salary increases and bonuses, and we have more money to invest in communities and ongoing renewable energy projects.

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