Operations Field Support

Aug 11
Wiluna WA, Western Australia
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Our Company and Culture

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, parts, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. In 2020, the Sandvik Group had approximately 37,000 employees in more than 160 countries.

We conduct business in a sustainable and responsible manner. To achieve this, we always act in line with our high ethical standards, putting safety first and always showing consideration for the environment and the communities in which we operate. The safety and well-being of our employees and the environment are our core values. Finally, we care about others and build relationships based on honesty, respect and trust.

At Sandvik, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The role

We are seeking motivated and customer focused individuals for the role of Operations Field Support. The role is based at our client mine site and will see you engaged in direct customer service and Rock tools (ROTO) operational/coordination activities through Jundee Minesite. Our staff provide you with comprehensive training to set you up to succeed. This presents you the opportunity to learn and apply Sandvik specific knowledge and services in support of mining customers. In turn, potential career opportunities include promotion to higher operations levels, or career paths to other roles such as sales, service, supervisory or management positions.

This is a FIFO role on an 8 on 6 off roster.

Some of the requirements of the role include:

  • Managing drilling consumables inventories to underground drill sites

  • Undertaking daily deliveries (a valid drivers licence is needed) and stock replenishment to sites (underground and surface)

  • Analysing and reporting on drilling consumable performance, condition and failures

  • Positively engaging with our client’s mining operators

  • Sorting, gauging, reconditioning and coding drill bits

  • Minor repairs and reconditioning of drill rods

  • Timely data entry and record keeping

Essential requirements

  • Valid manual Drivers licence

  • Police Clearance upon application

  • Ability to safely lift a minimum of 40kgs

  • Work Rights

  • FIFO roster reliability

  • Fitness / Capacity for work assessment (employment medicals arranged by Sandvik required), including a Drug & Alcohol test

  • High Customer focus and positive service orientation and attitude

  • Able to perform independently and in teams

  • Adaptable and resilient

To succeed in this role

You will have aptitude for learning and manual skills; receptiveness to training and guidance; safe behaviours; and, effective communication and collaboration skills. These will be the foundation of your progression to the ROTO activities you will be required to perform.

What we offer

  • An Employee Benefits Program including salary sacrifice options, and a Length of Service Recognition program

  • Annual Bonus

  • Company funded paid parental leave which includes superannuation contributions during the leave period

  • Training opportunities for employees – from internal programs to contributions towards external studies

  • A Sandvik Wellness Program for employees’ who want to improve their health and wellbeing

We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Sandvik is proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and benefits here.

Recruitment Specialist
Zelda Fowkes

0459 835 941

Applications close: 15-08-2021 or sooner if the right applicant is found.

Deadline: Aug 11
Job-ID: R0030508

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