Underground Supervisor - Mechanical


Location: Sir Samuel

Job Type: Full time


IGO is a purpose led organisation with strong, embedded values and a culture of caring for our people and our stakeholders. We believe we are Making a Difference by safely, sustainably and ethically, delivering the products our customers need to advance the global transition to decarbonisation.

Roster: 8:6 dayshift/night shift, FIFO full-time permanent

Location: Cosmos, FIFO ex-Perth (or DIDO from surrounding areas)

Key Benefits: 12% Superannuation, bonus opportunity, share options, private health insurance, flexible work options, 26 weeks paid parental leave, volunteer leave + more.


At IGO, our people are important to us. We are bold, passionate, fearless and fun – a smarter, kinder, and more innovative team. We come from a range of places, backgrounds and experience and we are excited about what we can achieve together. When you join us we will invest in your career and your development, to ensure you achieve your goals, now and into the future. That is the IGO difference.


Exciting things are happening at IGO, including the development of the Odysseus Underground Nickel Mine at our Cosmos Nickel Operation based near Leinster in Western Australia. Once in production, Odysseus will deliver high quality nickel concentrates into the global nickel market which is growing rapidly driven by demand for nickel rich lithium-ion batteries.

We are in a period of growth and that means new and exciting career opportunities. If you have ever wanted to join us, now is the time.

You'll have the opportunity to flex your leadership muscles and be responsible for the effective coordination and supervision of all underground mechanical maintenance related issues to enable achievement of budgeted production targets, meeting all quality standards including cost, safety and environment.

This is your opportunity to join the operation in the early phases and make a difference in the success of Cosmos. Plus, it’s a rare chance to be part of the commissioning process of a mine and have input into the early operations.


We are on the hunt for experienced, collaborative leaders who will get a kick out of working in an underground start-up/commissioning environment with:

  • A recognised Trade qualification;
  • Demonstrated experience leading multi-disciplined teams;
  • Experience in fixed plant underground operational mining environment;
  • Excellence in championing environmental outcomes and actively making a difference;
  • An excellent mechanical aptitude;
  • Possesses a high level of computer literacy and the ability to work well under pressure and manage time effectively;
  • National Police Clearance obtained within the last two months; and,
  • Current ‘C’ Class Manual Driver’s Licence;

If you would like to be part of the IGO journey to deliver clean energy metals for a sustainable future, please click “Apply” and submit an up-to-date resume along with a covering letter.

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We believe in a world where people’s power makes amazing things happen. Where technology opens up new horizons and clean energy makes the planet a better place for every generation to come. We have big aspirations to explore, develop, produce, and partner to achieve our strategy to become a globally relevant, premium producer of energy storage and distribution minerals.

You’ve got this!