Advertised:22-3-13 | Closing Date:21-5-13
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OceanaGold (Philippines) Exploration Corporation

OceanaGold Limited, is an ASX and TSX listed gold company with an established reputation for operational innovation and environmental responsibility. OceanaGold has operating gold mines in New Zealand which currently produces around 250,000 ounces of gold per annum from its Macraes open cut and underground mines, and the Reefton open cut gold mine in New Zealand.  Oceana Gold recently commenced mining operations at the Didipio porphyry copper-gold mine in Luzon with production expected over 100,000 ounces of gold and 14,000 tonnes of copper per annum.

OceanaGold (Philippines) Exploration Corporation (OGPEC) is the exploration arm of OceanaGold in the Philippines.  It holds a number of attractive Exploration properties throughout Luzon and Mindanao.   
OceanaGold is an equal opportunity employer and committed to Exploration in the Philippines.  OceanaGold recognizes the value of its people and encourages high performance through career development and a supportive team environment.
If you share OceanaGold’s values of
Respect, Integrity, Teamwork, Innovation, Action and Accountability,
Apply today!

Safety Superintendent
Cagayan Valley


Reporting to the Exploration Manager, the successful candidate will lead the Safety management of exploration projects in the Philippines.  He/she shall organize and implement work programs on Safety in coordination with the overall Group Health & Safety of Oceana Gold Corporation.
Key accountabilities of the Role include
  • Maintain and improve Health Safety and Environmental systems for OceanaGold (Philippines) Exploration in line with Corporate Compliance Standards and Philippine Legislation
  • Be proactive in providing advice and assistance to the Exploration staff and contractors to improve safety processes and implement safe work systems.
  • Assist, coach and where appropriate lead incident and accident investigations to meet Corporate HSE Compliance Standards.
  • Lead the development of Job Safety Analysis and Safe Work Procedures.
  • Conduct audits and regular inspections to ensure safe work conditions and compliance with HSE requirements.
  • Prepare reports and ensure that all health, safety and environmental reporting is undertaken in line with Corporate Compliance Standards and Philippine Legislation.
  • Develop and maintain a hazard and risk register for Oceanagold (Philippines)
  • Coach and mentor employees and management in HSE issues and processes.
  • Develop and deliver presentations to management and employees including Site Inductions, safety presentations and tool box talks.


The position is a Senior Staff level and field-based thus the candidate should be willing to travel to project sites in the Philippines.

The successful applicant must have:
  • PRC license in Mining Engineering or any Engineering discipline, Geology or Chemistry
  • Excellent knowledge of the health, safety, and environmental laws and regulations of the Philippines
  • A minimum of five years work experience in HSE at a reputable international mining, construction or manufacturing company
  • A minimum of two years work experience in a mining or mineral exploration environment
  • Strong working knowledge of HSE Management Systems including OHSAS18001 and ISO14001
  • Proven leadership experience preferably over two years in a supervisory role
  • Excellent communication skills including oral and written presentations
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a proven capacity to influence others
  • Natural leader, progressive and hardworking
  • Proactive approach to HSE

Our Offer:

H & S employees work on 21 days on / 7 days off roster.  Successful candidate will enjoy an annual fifteen (15) days vacation leave and twelve (12) days sick leave. Meals and accommodation are also provided in project sites.  Additional benefits are private health and life insurance, and retirement plan. The Company offers attractive compensation package and professional growth for the successful candidate.
If you are ready to take on the next challenge in your career, please send your comprehensive resume with cover letter addressed to:
The Exploration Manager
OceanaGold (Philippines) Exploration Corporation
Or call the Human Resources Department at 02 892 6643 and ask for Ms. Jenny San Juan.  Your application will be kept confidential and only those shortlisted candidates will be notified.


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