Life at Atlas Iron

Life at Atlas means being part of something great.

Meet some of the brilliant people behind our operations and explore the roles that keep us discovering and delivering in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.

At Atlas we’re proud of our reputation for doing the right thing, with clear vision and values that shape our every action from safety to sustainability. We’re also proud of our inclusive, supportive and progressive work culture.

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As a Senior Health and Safety Advisor, you lead and inspire with the safety of our people as your guiding force. It’s an exciting time at Atlas Iron as we expand to find our new opportunities across iron ore, lithium, copper and gold projects. Delivering the functional H&S plan and supporting operational leaders to continually drive improving safety improvements is your remit. Collaboration is a key strength in this role as you provide trusted advice on health and safety matters to operational leaders at Atlas Iron. You are a key contributor to the wellbeing and safety of our workforce across our operations.



As an Exploration Superintendent, you lead and inspire with agility; providing field leadership of our exploration activities. It’s an exciting time at Atlas as we expand to find new opportunities across iron ore and lithium, and potentially across other metals such as copper and gold. You design and document drilling programs with a focus on data – ensuring the safe collection, management and reporting of information so we can advance our exploration projects and progress resource growth. With plenty of unique challenges to keep you on your feet, you have a direct influence in the successful discovery, delineation and reporting of mineral resources and the growth options of Atlas.



As Atlas exports millions of tonnes of iron ore every year from diverse locations, the integrity of our systems, communications and information technology is vital. This is why you play a pivotal role as an IT Support Officer within the Atlas team. You provide essential helpdesk support to Atlas users on a daily basis and assist with maintenance of IT equipment and systems, providing clarity and responsive support to keep everyone connected. You’re a pro at abstract decision making and deal with challenges as they arise. Most importantly, in this role, you have a real impact on how we collaborate and communicate at Atlas.



In this role, you’re always looking ahead to maintain the consistent product quality that Atlas has become trusted for by our global customers. As Manager of Integrated Planning and Port, you’re responsible for the delivery of shipped tonnes that meet our strict quality specifications. You deliver spot-on Short-Term Production Plans, Integrated Weekly Plans, Shipping and Quality Schedules and more to support accurate planning, scheduling, implementation, monitoring and control of our Pit to Port Supply Chain. Within your role you’re able to flex your communication and negotiation skills as you lead a small team of direct reports, travelling to sites frequently and reporting to our General Manager of Technical Services and Integrated Planning.



A Mine Engineer role at Atlas is a role you can really sink your teeth into, putting your technical skill to its full potential as you prepare, review and adjust drill and blast designs. You support the Senior Mine Engineer in meeting the Short-Term Plan, preparing and delivering robust Daily and Weekly Plans that play a central role in meeting the mine’s goals over time. You also ensure all crucial data is compiled and analysed to support planning and reporting. Your time spent onsite provides plenty of challenges and growth to keep you engaged as you work within a high performing team.



As a Senior Mine Geologist at Atlas, quality is your driving force. You monitor, conduct and review reconciliation processes in line with daily, weekly and monthly requirements. You keep a close eye on laboratory performance and sample analysis prioritisation and support the operation in every facet of mine geology to ensure we maintain our world-class product quality. You also ensure Mine Geologists are fully trained and comply with the Atlas geological standards, to maintain a highly focused and capable team.


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Latest News

October 19, 2021

Atlas Iron pursues Sanjiv expansion

Hancock Prospecting’s Atlas Iron is progressing plans to expand its Sanjiv Ridge iron ore project, with the EPA reviewing the development of a satellite mine to boost production.

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Group Executive News

October 18, 2021

A million reasons to smile

Roy Hill employees have banded together to donate $1 million to iconic Western Australian children’s charity Telethon in 2021. Across our operations from Perth to the Pilbara, and with the support and generosity of our Executive Chairman, Mrs Rinehart, we’re delighted to support the Telethon Trust and the amazing organisations who benefit from their funding. The donation has been made possible through a unique program called the Chairman’s Profit Share (CPS). Initiated by Mrs Rinehart, the CPS is designed to recognise and reward staff for their contribution to business performance, so when Roy Hill does well, our people do well.

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