Engineer - Mechanical Reliability

Lihir Operations, Papua New Guinea
Feb 17, 2021
Mar 19, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Engineer - Mechanical Reliability (Grinding Maintenance)

The Company:

Our client, Lihir Gold Limited operates one of the largest gold mines in Papua New Guinea 900kms north-east of Port Moresby on the tropical Niolam Island (Lihir Island). Committed to supporting a safe, diverse, and inclusive work culture, Lihir's mission is to deliver superior returns from finding, developing, and operating gold/copper mines whilst providing long-term employment opportunities. Globe 24-7 has been selected as the recruitment partner to assist with the sourcing process for this position and look forward to applicants who meet the required skills, experience and qualifications.

The Role:

We are seeking an experienced Engineer - Mechanical Reliability (Grinding Maintenance) for a position on Lihir Island, PNG. Reporting to the Senior Engineer - Mechanical Reliability, you will be responsible for providing technical support for mechanical reliability engineering assignments on a nominated area of the plant, as directed by the Superintendent - Area Maintenance and under the technical supervision of the area Senior Engineer - Mechanical Reliability.

Essential criteria:
  • 3 - 5 years relevant work experience essential in fixed plant maintenance and reliability engineering roles in heavy industry, preferably minerals processing.
  • Tertiary Degree in Mechanical Engineering or relevant qualifications is essential.
  • IEPNG Engineer Membership is essential.
  • Completion on short courses on reliability engineering methodologies is desirable.
  • Previous experience in delivery and assessment of training is desirable.
  • Practical mechanical aptitude and capabilities well suited to data processing, analysis, troubleshooting, cause and effect linkage etc.
  • Proficient in English with excellent verbal, written communication, and public speaking skills.
  • Computer proficiency in MS Office suite.
  • Sound planning, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure and autonomously.
  • Excellent attention to detail and time management skills to meet deadlines.
  • Strong active listening & interpersonal skills for rapport building, conflict resolution & training.
  • PNG Driver's Licence - Class 6 is essential.

  • Ability to successfully complete a pre-employment medical assessment
  • Must have proof of a completed Police Clearance within the last 6 months

The Rewards:

This position offers a competitive remuneration package and is an excellent opportunity for a professional to further their career with a world-class operation.

Contact Us:

Please apply directly by submitting your Cover Letter, CV + Support Documents, preferably as a Microsoft Word or PDF document.

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