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Golder Associates Principal Mine Closure Specialist in Newcastle, Australia

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture.

Golder has a new full-time opportunity within our Global Mining team for a Principal Mine/Asset Closure Specialist, based in Newcastle. This will include working closely with our multidisciplinary teams of scientists and engineers to develop and deliver integrated mine closure solutions. This leadership role will grow our business in line with our business plan and strategy as a key member of the Golder Mining Group.

Key duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Contributing and implementing our mine closure strategy;

  • Providing technical input and project direction, with a key focus on mine closure planning;

  • Providing Project and Technical Direction which includes overseeing and coordinating large, multi-disciplinary mine closure projects; and

  • Strengthen the market position by proactively seeking internal and external opportunities.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Appropriate qualifications with a Bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering or equivalent, with coupled with previous consulting experience will be highly regarded;

  • Substantial experience in mine rehabilitation and mine closure planning;

  • A proven track record in the delivery of large, multi-disciplinary projects on-time and on-budget; and

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with verbal and written communication skills.

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder, a member of WSP, is a leading global specialised engineering and consulting organisation with over 60 years of successful service to its clients. By joining forces with WSP in 2021, Golder is now part of a 14,000-person strong earth and environment practice, providing engineering, remediation, regulatory & compliance, design and environmental services on projects that span all seven continents. Our professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialised skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment, and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil & gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

All qualified applicants who meet the specific criteria outlined above including the special opportunity criteria are encouraged to apply for this role.

Please note: Golder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.


Title: Principal Mine Closure Specialist

Location: AUS-Newcastle

Requisition ID: 21001824