Trainee Process Operator

Gold Fields

Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


Gold Fields Group Services (Pty) Ltd

Role Details

Reporting to the Supervisor: Process you will be responsible for operating plant equipment in a safe, productive, and efficient manner to ensure efficient plant performance, without adversely affecting the environment, or the safety of the team.

This role is offered on an 8 day on 6 days off, 7 nights on 7 nights off roster and is FIFO from Perth or DIDO from local communities.

What to Expect:

  • Learn the skills to grow and develop your career in mineral processing
  • Learn to operate and maintain machinery such as IT, bobcats, tipper trucks and forklifts
  • Collaborate with the team to learn to operate various sections of the processing plant including crushers, grinding mills, leaching tanks, Control Room Operations & the gold refinery.
  • Housekeeping and cleaning up around the plant (shoveling and hosing)
  • Reporting any hazards or broken machinery
  • Assisting the maintenance team especially during shutdowns
  • Data entry using computers – systems such as excel (training provided)
  • Working in all-weather elements
  • Attend pre-start meeting – participate in safety discussions, and the work to be completed that day

About You:

  • Current driver’s license.
  • Ability to work shift work
  • Experience with mobile equipment would be an advantage
  • Demonstrated experience with computers and programs such as Word, Excel, Outlook and other databases.
  • Able to be adaptable and work well in a team

Applications can be submitted via:

Gold Fields is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment. We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

Operate plant equipment in a safe, productive, and efficient manner to ensure efficient plant performance.

Site Allowance 6%

Quarterly Production Bonus

Private Health Insurance Allowance

Ongoing Traning & Development

Employee Assistance Program

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