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Operations Field Support

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions

Operations Field Support – Waihi | New Zealand

Our Company and Culture

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a globally recognized leader in supplying equipment, tools, parts, service, and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. As a business area within the Sandvik Group, we are proud to employ approximately 44,000 people across more than 150 countries.

Our commitment to sustainability is unwavering, and we conduct business in a responsible and ethical manner. Our core values prioritize safety above all else, and we always operate with consideration for the environment and the communities in which we work. Our commitment to integrity and building relationships based on honesty, respect, and trust is paramount.

We recognize that our strength lies in diversity, and we are committed to fostering a workplace that values inclusion, fairness, and respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds, including Women, First Nations people and Pacific & or Polynesian.

Join us at Sandvik, where we are dedicated to delivering excellence and innovation in the mining and construction industries.

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 Waihi, New Zealand. 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 role is a 8 days on 6 days off, day shifts only. Preferably we are looking for the successful candidate to be based in Waihi, however depending on the successful candidate we can be flexible with location.

Areas of responsibility

  • Managing drilling consumables inventories to underground drill sites
  • Undertaking daily deliveries (a valid driver’s licence is required - Manual ) 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

Your profile

  • Police Clearance upon application.
  • Ability to safely lift a minimum of 40kgs.
  • 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.

Agencies need not apply.

You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to apply for this job.

What we offer

Join us for an exciting career with endless opportunities! Our company offers a variety of benefits that will make you eager to start your next adventure.

With our flexible work arrangements and take advantage of our Employee Benefits Program which includes options for salary sacrifice. You'll also receive a superannuation contribution (Kiwi Saver) up to of 4% on top of your earnings, giving you added peace of mind for your future.

As a part of our team, you'll be eligible for our Company Performance Bonus scheme, recognizing your hard work and dedication to the company's success. Plus, our Length of Service. Recognition program highlights our commitment to our employees and rewards their loyalty.

We understand the importance of work-life balance and provide paid parental leave to support our employees and their families. Our company also offers training and development opportunities to help you grow your skills and reach your career goals.

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 on the Work180 website.

Talent Acquisition Specialist
Annaliese Fisher

+61 407 529 220

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