Graduate Geologist

Join Team KCGM

KCGM is currently seeking Graduate Geologists to join the Geology Department at the Superpit operation in Kalgoorlie.

Graduate Geologists will efficiently and safely learn to work with the geology team, maximizing the extraction of the ore mined for the success of the operation. The successful incumbents will accurately record and interpret the geology so it can be reflected in grade/tonnage estimations.

Rotating between open pit, underground, exploration and resource definition, the Graduate will learn to use the appropriate systems and procedures that are in place, thereby assisting the geology team with accurate reporting on geology activities.

This residential role is on an 8:6 roster, working 11 hour days.

About KCGM - Locally Owned and Operated

Proudly Western Australian owned, KCGM has been successfully operating the iconic Super Pit and Mt Charlotte underground mine for over 30 years. Our enviable success and global profile in the world's richest square mile is surpassed only by our exciting future, with a number of significant growth opportunities in our open pit, underground and processing operations.



  • Tertiary qualification in Geology discipline.
  • Current Unencumbered Western Australian "C" Class Drivers Licence
  • Developed interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation.
  • Well-developed analytical skills.
  • Well-developed listening skills.
  • Must reside in the Goldfields region, or willing to relocate for KCGM's residential roles.


  • Vacation experience in a mining environment.


Why work for us?

With a strong connection to the Kalgoorlie-Boulder community, KCGM offers you unparalleled opportunities to forge a career in the resource industry whilst enjoying the relative ease of living in a thriving regional city. Your dynamic, actioned-oriented days at KCGM will be immediately replaced by the comforts of home, friends and family just minutes from work, with all the facilities you would expect in larger metropolitan centres.

KCGM encourages a diverse and inclusive culture where all people can achieve and contribute to their greatest potential. We offer competitive salary packages and health allowance contributions. Joining the KCGM team also means you are eligible for our industry leading Parental Leave entitlements, and Reward and Recognition programs.