Process Technician

20 Dec 2021


The role:

Process Operations Technicians report to the Operations Shift Supervisor.  These positions are hands-on field positions responsible for the safe and efficient operation of process equipment and systems.  Technicians will perform a wide variety of job functions in multiple areas within the process plant and/or water management areas (including tailing storage facility).

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Performs all duties with a focus on safety, environmental stewardship and best operating practices.
  • Operates process equipment and systems according to standard operating procedures and / or directed work instructions from the supervisor.
  • Troubleshoots plant operational problems, completing plant repairs and performs plant preventative maintenance duties.
  • Reads meters and gauges, automatic recording devices or performs visual inspections at specified intervals to verify proper operating conditions.
  • Records data such as production rates, inventory levels or other applicable data as required by the operation at which this position is assigned.
  • Visually inspects equipment at periodic intervals to detect malfunctions or need for repair, adjustment or lubrication and either reports data to appropriate personnel or performs necessary maintenance on subject equipment by tightening fittings, oiling and lubricating equipment, repacking bearings, gaskets, replacing or repairing conveyor components, gauges or other components or other maintenance operations applicable to the proper operation of the plant.
  • Must show competency in operating fixed and mobile equipment.
  • Seeks to continuously improve work environment.
  • Other job duties as assigned.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Prior experience in an industrial operation is beneficial.
  • Prior Water Treatment experience is beneficial.


Who are we?

Check us out –  About the company:

OceanaGold is a multinational gold producer committed to the highest standards of technical, environmental, and social performance. Since 1990, we have been contributing to excellence in our industry by delivering sustainable environmental and social outcomes for our communities and strong returns for our shareholders. The gold, copper and silver we produce are essential to the renewable energy and transport sectors, life-saving medical devices and technology that connects people around the world.

Our global exploration, development and operating experience has created a significant pipeline of organic growth opportunities and a portfolio of operating assets including Didipio Mine in the Philippines, Macraes and Waihi operations in New Zealand and Haile Gold Mine in the United States. Our operations are supported by corporate offices located in Brisbane, Australia and Denver, USA.

At OceanaGold, health and safety are paramount to the success of our business as are employees who engage in behaviors that align with our values. OceanaGold is committed to providing equal employment opportunities.





Work Type:
Full Time
United States
Haile Operations
Date expires:
31 Mar 2022