Current Vacancies

We offer dynamic and motivated professionals a challenging and rewarding career in a global company that focuses on growth, operational excellence and industry leadership.

Safety Professional

Who we are

Nyrstar is a global multi-metals business, with a market leading position in zinc and lead, and growing positions in other base and precious metals: essential resources that are fuelling the rapid urbanisation and industrialisation of our changing world. Nyrstar has mining and smelting operations located in Europe, North America and Australia and employs approximately 4,100 people. Nyrstar is incorporated in Belgium and has its corporate office in Switzerland. Nyrstar is listed on Euronext Brussels under the symbol NYR.

Nyrstar Hobart is located on the banks of the River Derwent, a five-minute drive into the vibrant city centre and in close proximity to beaches, walking and cycling trails, world-class restaurants and galleries.

For further information please visit the Nyrstar website: www.nyrstar.com

Position overview

This dynamic and challenging role reports to the Manager Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) and provides a fantastic opportunity in a global resource sector company focused on operational excellence and industry leadership. There will be opportunities to work on a range of exciting business challenges.

As part of the SHEQ department, you will have energy, enthusiasm and a passion to work as part of a team. You will drive our ‘Towards Zero’ vision and constantly strive to deliver simple and efficient safety systems.  You will maintain a strong site presence to monitor activities and mentor the workforce in core safety systems and behaviours.  Within this role you will also support incident investigation, risk assessment, emergency management and performance reporting.

Interested?

To be considered for this role, you will hold relevant tertiary qualification in health and safety, and have:

  • at least 5 years’ experience in OH&S at an operational level in a large-scale organisation
  • professional communication skills with a proven ability to influence at all levels on site
  • demonstrated knowledge of health and safety statutory requirements, regulations, codes of practice and guidelines, and the ability to translate and apply these to a work environment
  • project management skills
  • experience in the identification of WHS risk issues and the development and implementation of effective controls
  • experience in incident investigation and effective corrective action implementation.

For further information on the position contact Todd Milne, Manager SHEQ, on 03 6278 4848.

Applications must be made via SEEK

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button on SEEK and submit a cover letter and current resume. Any enquiries should be directed to Nyrstar HR on 03 6278 4501 or emma.williams@nyrstar.com

Nyrstar Hobart is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with a multicultural background are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please note that only applicants who progress to the next stage will be contacted, and you must have the Right to Work in Australia to apply. Thank you for your interest in applying for this position.

Applications close on Sunday 6 January 2019.

 

Vacancy – Senior Reliability and Planning Superintendent

Who we are

Nyrstar is a global multi-metals business, with a market leading position in zinc and lead, and growing positions in other base and precious metals: essential resources that are fuelling the rapid urbanisation and industrialisation of our changing world. Nyrstar has mining and smelting operations located in Europe, North America and Australia and employs approximately 4,100 people. Nyrstar is incorporated in Belgium and has its corporate office in Switzerland. Nyrstar is listed on Euronext Brussels under the symbol NYR.

Nyrstar Hobart is located on the banks of the River Derwent, a five-minute drive into the vibrant city centre and in close proximity to beaches, walking and cycling trails, world-class restaurants and galleries.

For further information please visit the Nyrstar website: www.nyrstar.com

Overview of the role

This integral role provides cross-site leadership in reliability initiatives while contributing to organisational goals by identifying areas of potential plant, equipment and process reliability improvement.

The Senior Reliability and Planning Superintendent will identify and develop strategies for improving plant reliability through innovative problem-solving and the development of practical solutions to maximise plant throughput at the Hobart smelter.

Key responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

  • driving and implementing maintenance reliability best practices across the site
  • leading and contributing to the development and implementation of a reliability-focused site culture
  • providing technical expertise in a range of projects designed to improve the reliability of plant and equipment, including the implementation of maintenance strategies for Hobart
  • providing technical and problem-solving support to a number of operational areas of the plant
  • supporting the creation and management of standard operating and maintenance procedures that ensure consistency and continuity of best practice
  • mentoring and developing the skills of the wider reliability team across site including reliability engineers, graduates and reliability officers.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, qualified professional with:

  • a relevant tertiary engineering qualification
  • demonstrated experience in process and reliability improvement methodologies
  • Root Cause Analysis (RCA) training
  • 7+ years of reliability engineering experience gained in the resources/mining sector with significant time spent at an operational level
  • excellent communications skills
  • strong interpersonal and communication skills including effective stakeholder engagement, influencing and negotiation abilities
  • experience in SAP (highly regarded).

Applications must be made via SEEK

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button on SEEK and submit a cover letter and current resume. Any enquiries should be directed to Nyrstar HR on 03 6278 4708 or jennie.morrisby@nyrstar.com

Nyrstar Hobart is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with a multicultural background are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please note that only applicants who progress to the next stage will be contacted, and you must have the Right to Work in Australia to apply. Thank you for your interest in applying for this position.

Applications close Sunday 13 January 2019.