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Tool Store Attendant

Date:  Aug 3, 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 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.


Working closely with the Process Maintenance Team you will be responsible for the delivery of an efficient, safe, and secure tool store facility, ensuring a high level of tool availability and customer satisfaction.


You will be someone who can schedule resource allocation, prioritise workload and manage varying time constraints with a positive approach.


Key Accountabilities


  • Maintain distribution and collection of Tool Store equipment via an electronic booking system.
  • Maintain and update personnel and tooling records within the database.
  • Record and report on damaged and/or lost tooling on a weekly basis
  • Report on tool hires and communicate to Asset Maintenance Supervisors daily
  • Order, maintain and report consumable stock levels in the tool store via SAP
  • Achieve and maintain a ‘5S’ housekeeping standard in the tool store and surrounding areas.
  • Repair of out of service tools
  • Drive personnel bus to and from the village, maintain bus cleanliness and complete pre-starts daily
  • Maintain high standards of performance and adopt a proactive approach to occupational health and safety issues.
  • Ensure compliance with statutory requirements and company policies and practices.
  • Report all observed safety incidents and hazards and recommend improvements
  • Ensure all activities are carried out in compliance with the Newmont Standards and procedures
  • Minimise wastage of consumable materials
  • Participate in environmental awareness activities including minimisation of wastage, correct disposal of consumables as required and reporting Environmental issues
  • Demonstrate personal commitment in regard to safety, and environmental and Social Responsibility practices.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement by constantly looking for opportunities to improve work practices and procedures


About You

You will be an effective communicator and listener who approaches interactions positively and respectfully, completing all tasks diligently, and contribute to the positive, open, and friendly culture within the maintenance teams. Your sound literacy and numeracy skills, ability to manage time, prioritise workloads, focus on tasks and a high attention to detail will all be required to succeed in this position. Ideally you can work independently within a dynamic and multifunctional team.


Skills, Knowledge & Experience

  • Western Australian MR Driver’s Licence with F class endorsement.
  • SAP,  Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook skills.
  • Prior experience in supply/warehousing.
  • Numerical accuracy knowledge.
  • Sound knowledge of slinging, lifting and working at heights equipment inspection regimes.
  • Experience working in mining operations highly regarded.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively on all tasks allocated.


Application Close August 24, 2022 with shortlisting to commence immediately.


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.


More About Newmont


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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