Job Details
  • Reference365927A_1605594551
  • LocationPerth
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted9 days ago
  • ConsultantSweta Pathanah

Are you an experienced Exploration Field Technician seeking a new opportunity to #unleashyourpotential in the WA Mining Industry?

Founded in 1959, Chandler Macleod Group are one of Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions. Our aim is to unleash the potential of both our employees and clients through connecting them with the Bestfit ™ opportunities across the globe.

One of our clients, a well-known entity in the Western Australian Mining Industry, is seeking the services of an experienced Exploration Field Technician to join the Chandler Macleod Team on their Site.

The main duties of this role may include:

  • Drill rig management, including drill pad preparation tasks, diamond core processing and RC rig associated tasks.
  • Contribute to the collection of mineral samples by collaborative effort with the Geoscience team
  • Undertake all logistical tasks related to sampling, including the recording of information into electronic systems, sample pickup and dispatch (as required)

You will be rewarded with:

  • 5/2 roster
  • 9.5% Superannuation Contribution on ALL hours worked
  • The opportunity to further your experience with a WA mining giant
  • Modern camp facilities (Gym facilities & Sports courts, Telstra 4G connectivity and Wi-Fi is also available)
  • A high-performing and friendly work crew

This is a wonderful opportunity to expand on your experience alongside a friendly work crew within a safety conscious work environment.

Successful candidates will have the following experience:

  • Exploration field technician experience, exposure to exploration activities such as soil sampling programs or other work in the exploration space.
  • Experience working in the bush and semi-remote areas
  • Ability to use a hand-held GPS and experience with 4WD on gravel roads & tracks.
  • Ability to work independently when in the field and in a larger team when working in the core yard.
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner

Candidates must also be able to:

  • Pass a Pre-Employment Medical and Drug Screen
  • Provide a current WA Drivers Licence
  • Have current working rights in Australia
  • First Aid certification (desirable)


A demonstrated, proactive approach towards ensuring the safety of yourself and others is a mandatory requirement for any role with Chandler Macleod. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity, especially when working alongside others, will be highly regarded.

Diversity and inclusion empowers us to unleash our true potential at Chandler Macleod. Our commitment to inclusion spans across race, gender, age, religion, and identity to ensure that our employees feel comfortable being their authentic-selves at work.

If you feel suitable for this role and are ready to #unleashyourpotential with Chandler Macleod, we encourage you to APPLY TODAY!