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Process Operations Services Leader/Trainer

Date: Jun 16, 2021

Location: Battle Mountain, NV, US

Company: Newmont Goldcorp Corporation


Newmont Suriname was established in 2004 as an entity of Newmont Mining Corporation and is headquartered in Paramaribo, Suriname. Located in South America, Suriname was originally settled as a Dutch colony, is very culturally diverse and enjoys a tropical climate. The Merian Project is located approximately 60 km south of Moengo in a largely undeveloped part of the country with the nearest permanent settlement, Langa Tabiki, approximately 17 km east from the Project site. Strong support from host communities and the government of Suriname strengthen Merian's ability to deliver safe, profitable production with significant upside potential and opportunity for employees, host communities and shareholders.


To operate the process circuits of the Process Plant in a safe and competent manner whereby optimum production is achieved.

Essential Duties


• Provide positive mentoring and support to the Operations Services Supervisors 
• Demonstrate and maintain a high level of Safety & Environmental awareness.
• Be able to work as part of a team in difficult conditions.
• Assist in the development and review of the Operations Services Standard Task Procedures.
• Ensure that Equipment Operators are well trained, licensed and competent to operate assigned mobile and fixed plant.
• Provide ongoing, high-quality training and upgrading programs for all personnel to ensure a consistently high level of competency in all plant service areas.
• Set clear roles & responsibilities and assist Supervisors to mentor Operators to be successful and meet their roles KPIs.
• Ensure the Process Operations Crane and Mobile plant fleet is operated and maintained in accordance with the manufacturers’ instructions and all applicable regulations.
• Ensure that the equipment log books is maintained and updated.
• Oversee the Process Reagent Mixing Circuits. Ensure adequate resources are in place and tasks are well planned to deliver a constant supply of all reagents required by Processing Operations.
• Assist the Maintenance departments with their requirements for mobile equipment.
•  Ensure all relevant lift plans, certificates and thorough equipment inspections are in place and current.

The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Training & Experience


• Experience and qualifications in the safe operation of Loaders, Fixed and Mobile Cranes, Forklifts and Tele-Handlers.
• Strong Mechanical aptitude & Proven Planning skills.
• Previous experience in Mineral Processing Operations.
• Previous expatriate experience focused on the mentoring and development of the National workforce.
• Able to communicate read and write in English.

Working Conditions


  • Must be able to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Must wear personal protective equipment including steel toe shoes, half-face respirator, safety glasses, earplugs, long sleeved shirts, gloves or any other equipment to perform duties safely.



Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that fosters leaders and allows every person to thrive, contribute, and grow. We are committed to selecting and developing our employees, and to establishing a work environment where everyone can take an active part in reaching our strategic goals while feeling a sense of pride in working at Newmont.

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnic, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Elko

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