Scheduler - Tanks & Tails

Lihir Operations, Papua New Guinea
May 14, 2022
May 22, 2022
Trade & Skilled
Full Time
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. Lihir is a hard rock surface gold operation, ore is refractory and treated using pressure oxidation before the gold is recovered by a conventional leach process. 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 for a Scheduler Tanks & Tails to provide support to the Planning and Scheduling Team to ensure planning schedules within the Asset Management are achieved in a safe and timely manner.

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:
  • Minimum level of Grade 10 education essential.
  • Formal Maintenance Planning and Scheduling qualification
  • Trade Certificate desirable
  • Post Trade / Tertiary qualifications in maintenance management desirable
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience essential.
  • Experience in fixed plant maintenance planning or scheduling in heavy industry, preferably mining processing desirable.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Skilled in using SAP software to perform planning and scheduling maintenance activities.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite specifically in Word and Excel.

Mobilisation Requirements:
  • This is FIFO role.
  • Ability to provide/obtain valid police clearance within the last six months.
  • Ability to successfully complete a pre-employment medical assessment.

The Rewards

This position would allow the right Technical Driller Specialist to play a more overseeing and supervisory role as opposed to being out in the field on the rigs. It gives you the opportunity to be a part of one of the world's largest and most technically challenging gold deposits across Australasia. Technology wise, Newcrest is on the forefront of many innovations and data work so you will gain great exposure to new cutting-edge maintenance equipment and software systems enabling you to further develop your skills. Lihir Gold Limited exhibits a fantastic working environment and the people you work alongside are motivated and dedicated. It's a culturally enriching experience where you can develop long lasting relationships in the industry.

Contact Us

Newcrest's commitment to diversity and inclusion respects both the rights of every individual to work to their highest potential, free of discrimination, as well as the cultures, religions and governing codes applicable to each country in which we operate.

If you share these values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the advertised application closing date, preferably as a Microsoft Word document.

Only successful applicants will be contacted.