UG Mechanical Technician

Job no: 976968
Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: Cadia Valley Operations - Orange NSW


We are currently seeking expressions of interest for an UG Mechanical Technician to join the team at our residential Cadia Valley Operation, as a Mechanical Technician working on underground fixed plant equipment.

Reporting to the Underground Mechanical Fixed Plant Supervisor you will ensure and be responsible for the scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of underground fixed plant equipment.

Key responsibilities will include; maintenance of equipment in a reliable and cost-effective manner, provision of technical support and effective monitoring and reporting of equipment status.

  • Residential role, 7/7 day night roster


Cadia Valley Operations (CVO) is located in central western New South Wales approximately 25 kms outside the vibrant regional town of Orange. Employee’s reside in the varied accommodation options in Orange and the surrounding areas and enjoy access to the area’s wide range of amenities, including a prominent health sector, excellent educational facilities, shopping, transport and other services such as child care. Working at CVO offers a unique opportunity for employees and their families to enjoy a mining career while living in a large active, local community.

About You

To be successful in this role you will possess a relevant Mechanical Trade Qualification supported by previous experience in heavy industrial or the mining industry.

You will have a proactive approach to your work with demonstrated experience at working in high performing teams.  As a strong communicator you will have the ability to work effectively with all levels of the business and will be adept in problem solving skills covering complex technical problems.

About Us

Newcrest is the largest gold producer listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and one of the world’s largest gold mining companies.

Our people work together across locations in Australia, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Indonesia and Côte d’Ivoire and in every location, our people live our values and share our vision of being the Miner of Choice™. We’re committed to supporting a safe, diverse and inclusive culture where our talents and differences are valued. If you’re looking for a rewarding career that offers world-class opportunities, talk with us.

It’s an exciting time to be a part of Newcrest.

Expressions of interest close 30th April 2018.

Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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