Auxiliary Plant Attendant


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Auxiliary Plant Attendant
Copper Smelter – Mines Power Station
Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
Ref. No. 42651

Queensland Metals Glencore is currently seeking to fill a vacancy that exists for an Auxiliary Plant Attendant within our Copper Smelter – Mines Power Station department.

Mount Isa
Mount Isa is a thriving city acting as a hub for regional business, transport, services and government in North West Queensland.  Mount Isa Mines attracts the best people from all over Australia and the world who are drawn to working for a high-calibre mining operation with the added benefit of a comfortable residential-based work arrangement.

We believe in the value of our people and our approach fosters the highest level of professionalism, ownership and entrepreneurial spirit in all our people while never compromising on their safety and well-being.  We offer an excellent remuneration package and benefits above market superannuation, and significant professional development opportunities. Learn more about Mount Isa Mines at www.mountisamines.com.au

Our people return home every day and enjoy a thriving town of 23,000 people. You will always have something to do, go to restaurants, movies, join a gym and sporting activities, play golf, as well as fishing and camping and activities at the lake.

The Role
Mount Isa Mines are currently advertising a vacancy that exists within the Mines Power Station for an Auxiliary Plant Attendant. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, this challenging role will require you to work on a variety of tasks, with an opportunity to develop your technical skills and industry knowledge.

This position is residentially based in Mount Isa and will require you to work a 42-hour week, continuous shift roster. Occasionally you may be required to be flexible in terms of work times and rosters. 

You will be responsible for:

  • Operating and maintaining power generation, oxygen plant and high pressure & low pressure compressed air assets.
  • Working collaboratively with tradespeople and engineers in a multidisciplinary environment.
  • Ensuring set targets are met and the operation runs efficiently.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A trade qualification – Mechanical or Electrical trade qualifications will be highly regarded
  • Experience in boiler and turbine generation is desirable
  • A demonstrated commitment to safety
  • A self-motivated positive attitude and enjoy working in small yet highly productive teams
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to work in both Lead Smelter and Copper Smelter Areas

For further information, please contact:
Bec McManus on (07) 4744 2080
Applications Close:
8:00am Monday 27 June, 2022

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Job details
Date posted
31 May 2022
Expiring date
30 Jun 2022
Mining & Energy
$100k ~ $100k
Contract type
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Full time
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Mining & metals
Private business
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