The largest gold mine in Australia is the Kalgoorlie’s super pit. It is one of the top ten gold producers of the world. Newmont Australia Limited and Barrick Gold of Australia Limited are the part owners of Kargoorlie Consolidated Gold Mine. The gold extracted from the super pit is via the process known as strip mining. The gold from the Kalgoorlie’s super pit finds its way into various disciplines like, dental practices and even technology sector.
Gold mining at Kalgoorlie might seem to be simple process. However, it is not, several steps must be taken in order to safely and effectively extract gold from it. Before the mining of gold actually starts, the areas of previous mining activity have to be uncovered and dug out for safety concerns. The gold is extracted from the super pit mine using technology, so that workers can operate heavy and dangerous machinery from a safe distance. Employees can monitor the mining activities without being physically present at the mining location with the use of effective technology.
With such intensive operations, Kalgoorlie mine has a huge demand for skilled professionals with technical skills like electricians, pipe fitters, and mechanical engineers. Kalgoorlie mining company supports and uses the fly-in fly-out employment culture instead of requiring their employees to temporarily stay on the mine-site.