Mining Registrar

Last updated 5 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Six month fixed term contract with option for extension and/or permanency

Do you enjoy managing a small and efficient team?

Do you want to play a part in the future of our States economic growth?

The position

The Resource and Environmental Regulation Group is responsible for regulating one of Western Australia’s largest industry sectors, and plays a critical role in building WA’s economy while ensuring the States resources are developed in a sustainable and responsible manner.

The Resource Tenure Division is responsible for administering the granting of tenure for resource exploration and production, and facilitates access to land for resource activities.

In this role you will be managing the overall performance of the Meekatharra Outstation in respect to procedures under the Mining Act 1978 and other legislation relating to mineral tenure.

Drawing on your knowledge and understanding of the relevant legislations, you will deal with applications relating to mineral tenure and grant non-contested applications. You will provide a quality service to all stakeholders and act as agent for other State government departments.

This position is located in Meekatharra.

To find out more about the Murchison Region go to

What do you require to successfully undertake the role?

  • A demonstrated ability to manage a regional office and undertake a broad range of tasks.
  • Knowledge, understanding and interpretation of legislation relating to approvals.
  • An ability to provide high-level customer service to a diverse range of clients.

For further job specific information please find attached a copy of the job description form or contact Zoran Vukojevic, A/Manager Mineral Tenure on 08 9222 3007.

Please note that completion of a National Police Clearance, Pre-Employment Medical Assessment and pre-employment Conflict of Interest declaration, will also form part of the selection process. In applying for this position.

What makes DMIRS a great place to work?

DMIRS offers a supportive, diverse and innovative environment, with great benefits, including;

  • Great work/life balance through flexible working arrangements and leave options.
  • Opportunities for professional development.
  • An award-winning Health and Wellbeing program
  • Salary packaging options.
  • District allowance may be applicable

DMIRS is committed to building a workplace culture that values diversity and inclusion. We actively promote the employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disability, youth and other diversity groups. People with disability will be provided with reasonable adjustments in our recruitment processes and in the workplace.

To learn more about the Department and what we have to offer, please visit our website.

How to apply

  • Click ‘Apply for job’ below, complete the online application form.
  • Attach your detailed CV including details of two (2) referees and covering letter to a maximum of two (2) pages, showing how you meet the above listed requirements.

Further into the process, all requirements and capabilities listed on the attached JDF will be assessed by the selection panel.

For tips on how to put together your application, or details about the process, you can find Information for Applicants on our website. For information about employment conditions, the application process, please contact Kellie Austin, Senior Human Resource Officer on (08) 9222 3281.

Suitable applicants may be considered for other similar vacancies within the next twelve (12) months.

CLOSING DATE: 4.00 pm on Friday, 30 October 2020 (WST)

Your application submission must be complete by the closing time, applications that are in progress or submitted after this time will not be accepted. It is your responsibility to ensure your application is submitted on time.

- Job Description Form.pdf

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