Technical Specialist - Defect Management

Lihir Operations, Papua New Guinea
Jan 13, 2022
Feb 12, 2022
Trade & Skilled
Full Time
You will deliver value by:
  • Drive and influence proactive safety behaviours within workgroups through visible leadership
  • Ensure all personnel, visitors and contractors comply with site and contractual HSE requirements and hold people accountable and adherence
  • Plan work so that it can be conducted safely considering environmental conditions, nearby activities, people and other resources needed to complete work.
  • Review all completed PM activities work packs on completion of work for quality and close out
  • Identify and accurately scope reported defects for planning purposes
  • Responsible for documenting critical wear measurements for trending purposes and escalate as required
  • Ensure mobile fleet defect management strategy is industry best practice and provides maximum availability and reliability at lowest cost.
  • Ensure maintenance work is accurately planned and meet quality technical and OEM specifications and requirements
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to eliminate waste.

Essential Requirement;
  • 5 plus years relevant work experience in mining or heavy industry
  • Trade Certificate in Diesel Fitting or Heavy Equipment Fitting essential
  • Tertiary Qualification in Mechanical with required knowledge in defect analysis

The Requirements
  • Must be open to FIFO in PNG.
  • Ability to successfully complete a pre-employment medical assessment.
  • Must have proof of a completed Police Clearance within the last six months.
  • Must have a current PNG Class 6 License

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