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Process Maintenance Technician - Lubrication

Date:  May 11, 2022

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 is one of the largest gold mines in Australia and provides an opportunity for career advancement in a clean and safe mining environment. Our mining operation provides the opportunity to live locally and go home every day, or stay in our Village for your roster and DIDO. We are only 130kms from the Perth CBD and approximately 100kms from the coast.


  • Do you have previous experience in Lubrication and Condition Monitoring Techniques?
  • Do you strive for continuous improvement in your work routine?

The Position

You will be responsible for all fixed plant lubrication tasks associated with the effective operation of the processing plant ensuring operational requirements meet site standards of efficiency, quality and safety.


You will schedule and undertake all lubrication activities; carry out oil sampling and provide specialist support to the maintenance teams on lubrication tasks and applying best lube practices. Your proactive approach will see you contribute to the safe and productive improvements of processes and practices within your work area.


Key accountabilities include but are not limited to manual greasing, single point lubricator maintenance, oil and grease top ups/changes, filter and breather changes and oil sampling as required on a variety of fixed plant equipment across all sections of the process plant.


About you

  • Experience in a processing or heavy industrial environment.
  • Proven understanding of lubrication and condition monitoring techniques: Vibration routes, Oil sampling and Non-Destructive Techniques.
  • Demonstrated understanding in the lubrication and servicing of mechanical and electrical equipment.
  • Mechanical trade or extensive process maintenance experience
  • Class manual drivers licence
  • A positive attitude and desire to implement the best maintenance and reliability practices.
  • Senior First Aid certificate is desirable


The Rewards

Our remuneration package includes private health benefits for you and your family as well as a generous bonus scheme. Working in a friendly and dynamic team environment you will also have the opportunity to progress within the company and enjoy all the benefits a large global company can offer.


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.


Applications close Sunday, 5 June 2022.


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