Maintenance Support Technician
Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines Pty Ltd (KCGM) is currently seeking a Maintenance Support Technician to join the mechanical team within the Processing Department at the Superpit in Kalgoorlie. KCGM is a joint venture between Newmont Australia and Barrick Gold Corporation.
This is a residential role on a 5/2 roster, working 10 hour shifts, as well as additional hours for shut downs.
This opportunity will see you assisting the trades personnel with preventative, planned and breakdown mechanical maintenance for the KCGM Fimiston and Gidji Gold processing circuits to ensure optimum operating conditions are achieved, with ongoing efficiency and reliability.
Other accountabilities will include, but are not limited to housekeeping, store setup of the laydown yards, ensuring all required parts are ready for any shut downs or maintenance, creating work orders, lubrication duties, and helping with inspections.
- Experience in the mining industry preferred, or similar processing plant environments
- Experience working in a team
- Mechanical aptitude essential
- Ability to follow directions properly, in a safe, but timely manner
- High Risk Work Licences (eg LF, WP, DG, RA, CN) highly regarded
- Confined Space and Working at Heights qualifications - valid within the last two (2) years
- Demonstrated intermediate level of computer literacy
- High commitment to safety is essential
- Must reside within the Goldfields region
- National Police Clearance – valid within the last six (6) months
- Current Unencumbered Western Australian “C” Class Manual Drivers Licence essential.
We offer competitive salary packages including 10% superannuation and a health allowance. Joining the KCGM team also means that you are eligible for our performance and Quarterly Incentive Compensation Plan.
Career development and talent capability is supported by Newmont Australia; Newmont is one of the world’s largest gold producers with significant assets in North and South America, Africa, and Australia. Newmont is the largest gold producer in Australia, with operations located in Western Australia and the Northern Territory.
Kalgoorlie-Boulder has a vibrant community, and KCGM is proud to support the region as a residential mine site. There are a variety of excellent schooling, sporting and outdoor activities. KCGM have an active and inclusive Social Club.
KCGM encourages a diverse and inclusive culture where all people can achieve and contribute to their greatest potential. We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respect their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.