Underground Mining Supervisor – WA

Regional WA
Posted 1 week ago
  • Perm roles direct with Thiess
  • Salary $175 – $185K (total package including site allowance and Super)
  • Production and Development work
  • Underground Supervisor’s Certificate and manual driver’s licence needed
  • Clean-shaven site


About us

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.



Permanent Full time. 7/7 rotating FIFO roster exit Perth; Leinster Underground Project, Western Australia

As our next Underground Mining Supervisor reporting to the Mining Superintendent, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

About the role

In this role, you will:

  • Ensure compliance with safety standards and practices and conduct daily safety reviews
  • Coordinate underground mining activities on a daily basis in relation to mine plans by prioritising resources, machinery and people
  • Solve daily and weekly technical and resource logistical problems
  • Coordinate mine and development activities according to daily mine plans
  • Manage and coordinate the team’s activities by setting performance objectives
  • Ensure full statutory and safety compliance of the all load and haul, production and mine development activities

About you

  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role within underground mining industry
  • Extensive practical knowledge and experience in underground mining operations
  • Proven and effective people management skills of large teams
  • Clear verbal communication skills
  • Ability to coordinate labour, equipment and materials
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Able to act as a strong and positive example to the work force
  • Mature and professional approach to all matters
  • Current manual driver’s license
  • WA Shift Supervisor Certification required

Position to commence in January 2019

Job Features

Job CategoryMining, Oil, & Gas

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