Process Maintenance Technician - Boilermaker

Date:  May 18, 2023

Boddington, WA, AU (Australia)

At Newmont, our purpose is to create value and improve lives through sustainable and responsible mining. The world's leading gold company, we pride ourselves on our dedication to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity, and adding value and opportunity to our host communities.


Boddington offers a unique opportunity to live in the South West, only 130 kms from the Perth CBD and approximately 100kms from the coast so there will be plenty of time to enjoy the lifestyle this area has to offer. One of the largest gold producers in Australia, you will join a diverse team and have the opportunity to advance your career with an innovative company dedicated to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity.


What are the benefits for you 
We offer you an industry competitive remuneration package inclusive of an Annual Bonus and Gold Level Health Insurance for you and your family, access to Newmont’s Employee Assistance Program, generous Parental Leave and other Employee Rewards and Benefits.  

You can live locally and go home every day or stay in our Village for your roster and DIDO. We’re located approximately an hour from the coast and Perth’s south eastern suburbs. 

Lifestyle friendly 8:6 roster.  


What you will be doing 

As a Boilermaker with Newmont, you will be required to monitor and maintain equipment in a large fixed plant process mining environment to ensure we achieve safe milling production targets of 40.5MTPA. 

The major components of the process plant are listed below and all Fixed Plant Maintenance  personnel are required to maintain and assist in these areas as required. 

  • Milling circuit 
  • Flotation circuit 
  • Screening 
  • Cyclones 
  • Filtering 
  • Reagents 
  • Carbon in Leach Circuit 
  • Carbon Regeneration  
  • Elution 
  • Water Services 
  • PM inspections in all areas  
  • Operation of plant equipment (EWP/Forklift/Overhead Crane/Dogging/Basic Rigging/Hiab) 


Who you are 

To be successful in this role you will have the following:  

  • Boilermaker Trade Qualification  
  • Maintenance experience in a large process plant environment 
  • Computer skills  
  • Exposure to CMMS (SAP preferred)  
  • High Risk License: Forklift, Elevated Work Platform, Dogging/Rigging (preferred) 
  • Confined Space Entry and Working at Heights (preferred) 
  • Current C class drivers licence  


Applications Close Sunday June 11 2023


We understand no candidate will meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you!


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.


More About Newmont


Consistent with Newmont’s values of safety and responsibility, we believe that COVID-19 vaccination, as well as other vaccinations that are required or recommended for entry into certain Newmont operating countries, protect the health and safety of Newmont’s workforce and the communities in which we work and live.  As a result, please note that Newmont requires up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination for any international travel by the workforce undertaken on behalf of the company.


In addition, other vaccinations (e.g., yellow fever vaccine) may be required for international travel to certain Newmont operating countries. Newmont will consider individual requests for exemption/reasonable accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to medical reasons or other grounds protected by applicable human rights law. Newmont may update its vaccination policies/requirements at any time in its sole discretion.


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