MineStar Controller

13 Sep 2022

MineStar Controller

Haile Gold Mine is looking for a MineStar Controller to join the team. The ideal candidate will be a team player that collaborates and engages through effective customer support in alignment with OceanaGold’s Purpose, Vision and Values. Haile is an expanding open pit operation and will develop underground mining in 2022 which will bring with it a lot of opportunities.

The role:

Through the use of existing production knowledge and analytical skills, provide feedback to the day-to-day mining operations utilizing MineStar. Monitor and update the mine model as needed during shift to ensure a valid working mine model.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Ensure all fleets are maintained with proper delay/operation/down statuses.
  • Ensure all loading equipment is operating according to plan, including located within proper ore control blocks and benches.
  • Ensure all equipment have proper machine files and advise Supervisor of actions to be taken to address variances from plan.
  • Monitor and maintain mine model issues (sink/destination/roads/waypoints).
  • Reconcile with mobile maintenance on proper equipment status and delays.
  • Review equipment maintenance schedule and assist Supervisor in prioritizing equipment to be released based on Operations and Maintenance department needs.
  • Provide proper turnover to incoming crew and ensure all necessary files are created for a safe and efficient shift change process.
  • Provide feedback to Supervisor as needed on queue times, out of cycle trucks, manual assignments, improperly allocated material, excessive delays, and Start/End of shift management.
  • Develop a sense of continuous improvement, seek to streamline production execution and minimize the gap between plan and execution.
  • Complies with all safety requirements and observes all company policies and procedures.
  • Carries out all other duties that may reasonably be required.

 The successful candidate will have:

  • 3-5 years minimum of experience in a hard rock mining environment
  • Experience with fleet management system preferred
  • Strong monitoring & improvement focus.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Numerical analysis and reasoning skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Ability to work within a team.

Who are we?

Check us out – https://youtu.be/rV5b451tLKI

About the company:

OceanaGold is a multinational gold producer committed to the highest standards of technical, environmental, and social performance. Since 1990, we have been contributing to excellence in our industry by delivering sustainable environmental and social outcomes for our communities and strong returns for our shareholders. The gold, copper and silver we produce are essential to the renewable energy and transport sectors, life-saving medical devices and technology that connects people around the world.

Our global exploration, development and operating experience has created a significant pipeline of organic growth opportunities and a portfolio of operating assets including Didipio Mine in the Philippines, Macraes and Waihi operations in New Zealand and Haile Gold Mine in the United States. Our operations are supported by corporate offices located in Brisbane, Australia and Denver, USA.

At OceanaGold, health and safety are paramount to the success of our business as are employees who engage in behaviours that align with our values. OceanaGold is committed to providing equal employment opportunities.


Work Type:
United States
Haile Operations
Date expires:
31 Dec 2022