At Newcrest, we are not just an average mining company. We are a team of passionate individuals dedicated to exploring and mining minerals critical to the global energy transition. Our values and stakeholders' needs guide us in every decision we make.
When you join our internationally recognized Lihir Gold operation, located on the beautiful island of Niolam in Papua New Guinea, you become part of a diverse team that is committed to making a positive impact. We care about your growth, development, and success, and we invest in a culture of empowerment, collaboration, and innovation.
We are now recruiting for the position of Senior Specialist - Mechanical.
The Senior Specialist - Mechanical will develop procedures and training programs for plant maintenance projects & improvement initiatives that may arise in the Belts & Rubber, Crushing and equipment, facilities, and ancillary areas. Ensure plant availability and reliability is maintained in an environment of conflicting maintenance and operational requirements in a technically complex operation.
Ideally, our preferred applicant with have 10 years + experience in a supervisory role in fixed plant maintenance and operations of large process plants including planning and executing major shutdowns. Certificate III Belt Splicing is essential.
This is a rare opportunity for a Senior Specialist - Mechanical to work in a unique and challenging environment. We're keen to receive applications from those who are adept with the following.
What we offer:
- Active participation in scheduling and implementation of planned maintenance tasks and assisting the Superintendent - Crushing Operations in the direction of team members.
- Sound planning, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
- Good familiarity and technical skills with P&IDs and technical drawings.
For this opportunity, Newcrest Lihir Gold is offering a 22/ 20 FIFO roster from a range of designated marshalling points.
We are committed to ensuring that our team members are kept healthy and safe. To achieve this, we provide comfortable camp accommodations, as well as balanced meals prepared by our culinary team. Team members can expect access to TV and Wi-Fi, our on-site gym, pool, and a variety of recreational activities. All our team members are also rewarded with a host of great benefits, including a competitive salary and ongoing training with continuous growth and development opportunities. Our Commitment:
Lihir's commitment to diversity and inclusion ensures that everyone can work to their highest potential, free of discrimination, while respecting the diverse cultures, religions, and governing codes in which we operate.
Our motivated and dedicated workforce, 90% of which are Papua New Guinean, will inspire you, and together, we create a culturally enriching experience where life-long relationships can be formed within the industry.
At Lihir, we believe in the power of our people and the positive impact we can make. Join us and be part of something extraordinary.