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GOLD ROOM TECHNICIAN - RESIDENTIAL

Advertiser: Norton Gold Fields3.3 out of 53.3 overall rating (13 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
26 Jul 2019
Location
Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Processing

GOLD ROOM TECHNICIAN - RESIDENTIAL

Norton Gold Fields Limited (Norton or "the Company") is one of Australia's largest domestic gold producers, with recent annual production of upto 200,000 ounces. The Company has a mining and processing complex in Western Australia's world-class Kalgoorlie gold region, including a highly prospective tenement package of over 1,000km² surrounding the 3.8Mtpa Paddington Mill.

Location: Paddington

Roster: 5:2

Employment Status:  Permanent Full time position

Residential: Kalgoorlie / Boulder

Norton Gold Fields, an approved EEO employer, is seeking a permanent full time Gold Room Technician to join our Paddington Operations, based in Kalgoorlie.  An Employer of Choice with a Clear Growth Strategy, Norton Gold Fields provides career opportunities that benefit you and the local community. Zero Harm, Teamwork, Innovation, Performance Driven, and Efficiency.

Reporting to the Gold Room Coordinator, the successful candidate will form part of a Gold Room Production Team and be responsible for all gold room operations including the elution circuits, regeneration of carbon and gold smelting as well as provide coverage to the site Operations Team.

Key Duties/ Task for this position:

  • Control, monitor and maintain the process equipment used in the gold circuit
  • Trouble-shooting and optimise the gold circuit processes.
  • Proactively identify and manage risks in the Gold Room and Elution area.
  • Ability to work both autonomously and within a team.
  • Secure Gold Room assets from misuse/theft encompassing gold and equipment.
  • Carry out sufficient strips to keep Gold In Circuit at a constant level.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Current unrestricted "C" Class WA Manual Drivers Licence
  • Satisfactory Police Clearance
  • Knowledge of gold processing
  • Analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Intermediate computer literacy with MS Word & MS Excel
  • High risk work licence for Forklift / skid steer (desired)
  • IT Loader, Franna and Working at Heights / Confined Space (desired)

Benefits working with Norton Gold Fields:

  • Residential roles and lifestyle friendly rosters which affords the opportunity to balance family, work and community.
  • Competitive salary, rewarding your skills and experience.
  • Optional TPD insurance.
  • Salary sacrificing options for housing, motor vehicles and superannuation.
  • Discounted Corporate Gym memberships with several local fitness centres.

How to Apply

Please forward your application to recruitment@padgold.com.au . Please ensure you attach copies of all relevant qualifications/licences to the role you are applying for.

Please note that when you apply, you agree for Norton to conduct police verification check on you.

 

Norton Gold Fields Limited promotes diversity in our workforce and encourages all applicants, including women, indigenous and multi cultural backgrounds to apply.

Norton Gold Fields Limited reserves the right to commence recruitment proceedings prior to the closing date, unsolicited CV's from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Norton Gold Fields Limited (Norton or "the Company") is one of Australia's largest domestic gold producers, with annual production of more than 150,000 ounces. The Company has a mining and processing complex in Western Australia's world-class Kalgoorlie gold region.

The Paddington Operations has gold ore reserves of 1.03Moz and mineral resources of 6.03Moz and a mine life in excess of ten years, with considerable exploration upside from more than 80 known prospects across its tenement package.

Location: Paddington

Roster: 5:2

Employment Status:  Permanent Full time position

Residential: Kalgoorlie / Boulder

Norton Gold Fields, an approved EEO employer, is seeking a permanent full time Gold Room Technician to join our Paddington Operations, based in Kalgoorlie.  An Employer of Choice with a Clear Growth Strategy, Norton Gold Fields provides career opportunities that benefit you and the local community. Zero Harm, Teamwork, Innovation, Performance Driven, and Efficiency.

Reporting to the Gold Room Coordinator, the successful candidate will form part of a Gold Room Production Team and be responsible for all gold room operations including the elution circuits, regeneration of carbon and gold smelting as well as provide coverage to the site Operations Team.

Key Duties/ Task for this position:

  • Control, monitor and maintain the process equipment used in the gold circuit
  • Trouble-shooting and optimise the gold circuit processes.
  • Proactively identify and manage risks in the Gold Room and Elution area.
  • Ability to work both autonomously and within a team.
  • Secure Gold Room assets from misuse/theft encompassing gold and equipment.
  • Carry out sufficient strips to keep Gold In Circuit at a constant level.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Current unrestricted "C" Class WA Manual Drivers Licence
  • Satisfactory Police Clearance
  • Knowledge of gold processing
  • Analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Intermediate computer literacy with MS Word & MS Excel
  • High risk work licence for Forklift / skid steer (desired)
  • IT Loader, Franna and Working at Heights / Confined Space (desired)

Benefits working with Norton Gold Fields:

  • Residential roles and lifestyle friendly rosters which affords the opportunity to balance family, work and community.
  • Competitive salary, rewarding your skills and experience.
  • Optional TPD insurance.
  • Salary sacrificing options for housing, motor vehicles and superannuation.
  • Discounted Corporate Gym memberships with several local fitness centres.

How to Apply

Please forward your application to recruitment@padgold.com.au . Please ensure you attach copies of all relevant qualifications/licences to the role you are applying for.

Please note that when you apply, you agree for Norton to conduct police verification check on you.

 

Norton Gold Fields Limited promotes diversity in our workforce and encourages all applicants, including women, indigenous and multi cultural backgrounds to apply.

Norton Gold Fields Limited reserves the right to commence recruitment proceedings prior to the closing date, unsolicited CV's from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Norton Gold Fields Limited (Norton or "the Company") is one of Australia's largest domestic gold producers, with annual production of more than 150,000 ounces. The Company has a mining and processing complex in Western Australia's world-class Kalgoorlie gold region.

The Paddington Operations has gold ore reserves of 1.03Moz and mineral resources of 6.03Moz and a mine life in excess of ten years, with considerable exploration upside from more than 80 known prospects across its tenement package.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have mine site experience?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this role?

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