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Industrial Mobile Plant Operator

Date:  Sep 14, 2022

Boddington, WA, AU (Australia)

At Newmont, our purpose is to bring 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.


Newmont’s multi-billion dollar Boddington Operation takes full advantage of innovative, state-of-the-art technology and processing methods, giving you the opportunity to advance your career in a clean and safe mining environment.

We are located approximately an hour from the coast and Perth’s south eastern suburbs. You will work 8 days on and 6 days off, and you can live locally and go home every day or stay in our Village for your roster and DIDO.


What you will be doing

Your role in the Site Services Maintenance team at our Boddington Operation will be to carry out general maintenance and industrial cleaning services for a wide range of site general infrastructure.


Responsibilities include:

  • Industrial vacuum truck operations ranging from ablution facilities, blocked drains, spillages or any other requirement for clean-up of product.

  • High pressure water blasting and jetting including high pressure water excavation work to allow exposure of underground services for repairs or modifications.

  • Collection of product from the Bunbury port operations and transporting back to site.

  • General maintenance services, daily inspections and product testing.

  • Reporting of controlled waste tracking forms and data entry into SAP work orders.


Who you are

You will have good general maintenance/handyperson skills, particularly within the building trades in the areas of carpentry, painting, concreting, paving and fencing. Knowledge and operation of Waste Water Treatment Plants will be highly regarded, as will previous experience/exposure to vacuum truck cleaning operations. A current HR driver’s licence is essential. Current licences/tickets for High Pressure Operating, Vacuum Loading, EWP, Forklift, Working at Heights, Controlled Waste, Poly welding, Skid Steer, Loader and Excavator will also be viewed favorably.


Applications close on Sunday 9th October 2022


Our Values & Culture

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 a diverse set of 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.

More About Newmont

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  • Lifecycle of a Mine:

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  • Annual sustainability report:


Newmont strongly encourages all applicants to be fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as the vaccine is available to you as Newmont considers vaccination to be a vital tool in the fight against the pandemic. Proof of vaccination is required for entry to certain Newmont locations and for business travel, unless an exemption is required by law.  Newmont may update its vaccination policies/requirements at any time in its sole discretion.


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