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Tanami, NT, AU (Australia)

Our Underground Tanami Operations is located in one of Australia’s most remote Deserts, the Tanami Desert, 540km north-west of Alice Springs, on Aboriginal freehold land. We offer a competitive remuneration package as well as the opportunity to develop your career in a global company.


Newmont Tanami provides a fully equipped 1200-bed village, 40km from the mine, offering modern leisure facilities to the workforce who FIFO directly from Darwin, Alice Springs, Brisbane and Perth.

The Role

Reporting to the Underground Supervisor, the Shotcreter is responsible for the application of shotcrete in a safe and efficient manner             

The role is based in Tanami and offers a 2/1 FIFO roster from Perth, Darwin, Alice Springs or Brisbane ONLY.


Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct pre-start checks of equipment and work area.
  • Apply shotcrete at specified thickness, quantity, and application according to procedures and design, for ground support, rehabilitation and paste/ vent walls.
  • Coordinate shotcrete requirements with Underground Supervisor and Backfill Engineers
  • Attend training and development programs as directed
The Person
  • Minimum 3 years underground experience.
  • Shotcrete experience
  • Trade background desirable
  • Knowledge of concrete additives and aggregates
  • Knowledge of shotcrete rigs.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to meet the site access requirements by having a current driver’s license, passing a police clearance and pre-employment medical.

Our Values and Culture
Newmont encourages a diverse and inclusive culture where all people can achieve and contribute to their greatest potential. As part of our commitment with the Warlpiri Traditional Owners, we strongly encourage applications from the Central Australian Language Group (CALG). We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respect their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.


For a first-hand look at our site, please watch our short video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2_BPctMPIg


To apply for this role click on the Apply now link or go to www.newmont.com click on Careers then select the Australia region.