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Process Technician

Date:  Nov 23, 2022

Alice Springs, NT, AU (Australia)


At Newmont, our purpose is to create value and improve lives through sustainable and responsible mining. One of the largest gold companies in the world, we pride ourselves on our dedication to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity, and adding value and opportunity to our host communities.


With FIFO opportunities from Darwin, Alice Springs, Brisbane and Perth, our Tanami operation offers employees the opportunity to work with a collaborative and supportive, close knit team, and receive benefits including private health insurance, an annual performance-based incentive, salary sacrifice options and reward and recognition programs. 


Our Process Technicians work an 8/6 roster and fly in to site on the same day each fortnight allowing you to plan your R&R and achieve a balance between work and all the activities that are important to you. 

About You

•    Previous experience as a Process Technician. 
•    Sound level of understanding of gold processing will be highly regarded.  
•    Strong organisational skills.  
•    Current Australian driver’s license.  
•    High level of self-motivation.  
•    Excellent communication skills.  
•    Ability to analyse a task and understand safety and task requirements

About The Role

  • Carry out all duties in accordance with site safety policies and procedures in order to maintain a safe working environment for self and others. 
  • Ensure that all processing plant is operated in accordance within specified set points and guidelines provided escalating arising issues in a timely manner. 
  • Ensure that prestart and operational area checks and inspections occur at specified frequencies. 
  • Perform chemical reagent unloads ensuring complete safety and attention to detail with documentation and procedure. 
  • Ensure  accurate and timely recording of process sample test results are recorded in appropriate area log sheets. 
  • Maintain a high standard of housekeeping across the processing plant and its surrounds. 
  • Ensure that shift reports and other documentation requirements and completed in a timely and accurate manner. 

Applications Close December 7 2022

About Tanami 

Newmont Tanami is on Aboriginal freehold land 540km northwest of Alice Springs. It is a long-life, low-cost, world-class asset in a core Newmont region. The Tanami Expansion 2 project, aims to extend the mine life beyond 2040.  Both the successful exploration within the underground operation and implementation of the first Tanami Expansion has laid the foundation to further develop the operation to remain a major contributor to the Newmont portfolio.  

About Newmont

Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that allows every person to thrive, participate, grow, and proudly play an active role in achieving our strategy.


Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, placing and promoting the best individual for each position without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, etc.


We invite women and applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply, particularly persons of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island descent. Newmont acknowledges Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respects their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.


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