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Warehouse Technician II

Date:  May 11, 2022

Sipaliwini, SIP, SR (Suriname)

Newmont Suriname was established in 2004 as an entity of Newmont Mining Corporation and is headquartered in Paramaribo, Suriname. Located in South America, Suriname was originally settled as a Dutch colony, is very culturally diverse and enjoys a tropical climate. The Merian Project is located approximately 60 km south of Moengo in a largely undeveloped part of the country with the nearest permanent settlement, Langa Tabiki, approximately 17 km east from the Project site. Strong support from host communities and the government of Suriname strengthen Merian's ability to deliver safe, profitable production with significant upside potential and opportunity for employees, host communities and shareholders.



The Warehouse Technician II will ensure and maintain accurate logs of all cargo transportation and goods, monitor deliveries and proceed with transport planning.

Essential Duties

  • Read, comprehend, interpret and learn Material Safety Data Sheet, labels on products, warning signs, and instruction manuals to prevent loss of personnel, property and process. 
  • Timely feedback to end-users regarding the status of any requested inventory item.
  • Interact with other Department at Merian Mine to support the Supply Chain’s activities.
  • Initiatives to improve quality of service, increasing efficiency of department and work activities.
  • Ability to work either independent or as part of a team and have good problem-solving skills. 
  • Receiving, dispatching, cycle counts and work on projects.
  • Working with the SAP System

Training & Experience

  • Middle School  (HAVO/VWO/Natin/AMS), Trades Degree
  • Computer skills: MS Office, Advance Excel and Word.
  • Excellent English, fluency in Dutch is an asset.
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in Warehousing.
  • Issue reservations and credit reservations
  • Able to Operate the Various equipment from the warehouse.
  • Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Must have ability to effectively utilize Microsoft Word and Excel applications 
  • Strong PC skills using MS office software 
  • Demonstrate high level of accuracy with all work assignment.  
  • Ability to learn and detail oriented.
  • Display good judgement and be pro-active with work assignments.
  • Take on personal responsibility with health and safety, as well as seek opportunities to continually improve safety in work area.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and work to complete team goals.  
  • Ability to document work assignments and tie to unit costing.

Working Conditions

  • The position is located at the Merian mine site.
  • Work day shift.
  • Work Schedule 14x7x11.5 hours. 
  • Work in a Warehouse and Laydown Yard. 
  • Must comply with provincial health and safety regulations, company policies and procedures and the company's environmental policy. 
  • Must be able to work under all weather conditions.
  • Wear personal protective equipment including hardhat, steel toe shoes, safety glasses, respirators, self-contained breathing apparatus, earplugs, gloves, or any other equipment to perform duties safely.
  • Must have a light vehicle drivers’ license valid for Suriname.

Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that fosters leaders and allows every person to thrive, contribute, and grow. We are committed to selecting and developing our employees, and to establishing a work environment where everyone can take an active part in reaching our strategic goals while feeling a sense of pride in working at Newmont.

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnic, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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